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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1983 - 30 July.7 August

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 1983

The strange celestial body is visited by a strange creature watching the life of the planet's inhabitants, the beans ...

Original Title Babfilm
Italian Title Scene con fagioli
Category Out of competition
Section Hungary Animation Cinema Review
Tipology Animation, Short Film
Duration 12'
Production Year 1975
Nationality Hungary
Directed by Ottó Foky
Screenplay József Nepp

 regista otto fokyOTTÓ FOKY

He worked as a teacher in a drawing school, drawing was his tool, and he designed the curriculum for students with cartoons. He has the Hungarian Academy of Applied Arts (MOME today), where he graduated in 1956 as a set designer and puppeteer. His teachers were Mátyás Varga, Paul Miháltz, Jiří Trnka, Hermína.
He worked in Pannónia Studio between 1956 and 1962 and director of animation since 1962. Among others, the puppets for the films by István Imre were designed. Their joint work led to the shooting of Hungarian animation internationally with the creation of the "St. Gallen Adventure".
In 1961 he participated in the Hungarian Applied Arts Exhibition in Prague, Belgrade and Stockholm, and in 1963 he was an exhibitor at Fényes Adolf Hall.
Since the seventies he has dedicated himself to television series.
In 1962 he directed the satirical film Siker. He has organized and designed hundreds of stories, a film for children and an advertising film.