Balablok

Balablok


                                Balablok
| 7 min

Bretislav Pojar's animated short explores the human phenomenon of resorting to violence over reason. The cubes live happily amongst themselves until one of them encounters a ball. War erupts and they fight until they all become the same again – this time in the form of hexagons. All is right in the world until one of them stumbles upon a triangle… Winner of the 1973 Grand Prix du Festival for Short Film at the International Film Festival in Cannes.

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Credits
  • director
    Bretislav Pojar
  • direction - assistance
    Francine Desbiens
    Clorinda Warny
  • backgrounds
    Yvon Mallette
  • camera
    Pierre Provost
  • music
    Maurice Blackburn
  • orchestration
    Pierre F. Brault
  • recording
    Roger Lamoureux
  • re-recording
    Michel Descombes
  • producer
    René Jodoin