Faust (1994)

Director
Jan Švankmajer

Main cast
Petr ?epek; Jan Kraus; Ji?í Suchý; Andrew Sachs; Vladimír Kudla

Genres
Animation, Drama, Fantasy

Description
A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after being lured by a strange map into a sinister puppet theatre, finds himself immersed in an indescribably weird version of the play, blending live actors, clay animation and giant puppets.


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