Andrei KHRZHANOVSKY
Андрей ХРЖАНОВСКИЙ
Andreï KHRJANOVSKI
USSR, 1968, 21mn 
Colour, animation
A Glass Accordeon
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Стеклянная гармоника

 

 L'Harmonica de verre

 Steklyannaya garmonika

 
Directed by : Andrei KHRZHANOVSKY (Андрей ХРЖАНОВСКИЙ)
Writing credits : Gennadi SHPALIKOV (Геннадий ШПАЛИКОВ)
Based on the fairy tale of Lazar Lagin
Cinematography : E. RIZO (Е. РИЗО)
Production design : Yuri NOLEV-SOBOLEV (Юрий НОЛЕВ-СОБОЛЕВ), Julo SOOSTER (Юло СООСТЕР)
Music : Alfred SHNITKE (Альфред ШНИТКЕ)
Sound : Georgi MARTYNIUK (Георгий_2 МАРТЫНЮК)
Production : Soyuzmultfilm
 

Plot synopsis
For adults.
How the authority and avidity corrupt people and about spiritual revival which brings Art. In the film works of old masters - Bosch, Penturikkio, Magrit, Dürer are used.
 

Commentaries and bibliography
L’Harmonica de verre (1968) d’Andreï Khrjanovski : la dissidence sous de nouvelles formes, Laura PONTIERI, 123versions.files.wordpress.com, 2020
Путешествия в пространстве культуры. Наталья Кривуля о методе Хржановского, Natalya KRIVULYA, chapaev.media, 2009
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Russian film festival in Paris, Paris (France), 2018
- Great Cartoon Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Moscow, St-Petersburg : two faces of Russia, Paris (France), 2010
- International Leipzig Festival for documentary and animated film, Leipzig (Germany), 2009
- Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2008
- Gels et dégels, une autre histoire du cinéma soviétique (1926-1968), Paris (France), 2002
- Film Festival Locarno, Locarno (Switzerland), 2000

Photos and videos
 



Film sans paroles, générique en anglais