Jan Svankmajer

Watching a bit of Jan Svankmajer recently in preparation for a new project (First post-uni one, only two week after completing my degree. Not bad not bad)

Will post more info once I know what I need to do

But really excited by his work. I’ve seen quite a few things I had never seen puppets do in his films and he’s got an interesting approach to showing the puppets as puppets before they are brought to life. Not sure if it works or not but it’s got me thinking. He’s also the first person I’ve seen make a puppet bleed. And his filming style is very distinctive and interesting. Also never seen a puppet feed an animal and that blw my mind somewhat. Its starting the brain ticking!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s