Little Otik (Otesanek)
- Czech Republic
- 2h 11min
- Directed by: Jan Svankmajer
- Cast: Veronika Zilkova, Jan Hartl, Jaroslava Kretschmerova
Utilising an old Czech folk tale, Svankmajer focuses on a barren couple who go to extreme lengths to become parents. Coming on like a cross between 'Eraserhead' and 'The Beast In The Cellar', Svankmajer's eye for a beautifully framed image is flawless for the first 20 minutes, but wears thin as soon as the overlong, repetitive story takes hold.
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