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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1985 - 27 July.4 August

Sections & Films

SKY-HIGH HARICOT BEAN

Category: Edition 1985

Synopsis
The poor woman's son replaces one of their assets - a cow - with a magical passerby. The bean grows into a sky-like plant. Blessed, the boy climbs the sky on the long bean. There he is on a house with a three-headed dragon. The boss does not have to kill more, kills the dragon, and takes on one of his property, a chicken with eggs of gold.

Original Title Magyar népmesék - Az égig érö paszuly
Italian Title Il fagiolo che si alza al cielo
Category Out of competition
Section Tribute to Marcell Jankovics
Tipology Animation, Short Film
Duration 7'
Production Year 1978
Nationality Hungary
Directed by Marcell Jankovics

 regista marcell jankovicsMARCELL JANKOVICS

Marcell Jankovics (born 21 October 1941) is a Hungarian graphic artist, film director, animator and author. He received his Oscar nomination for the 1974 animated short movie Sisyphus. He also received a Palme d'Or for the short movie The Struggle at the 1977 Cannes Film Festival. He was born in Budapest, Hungary. From 1955 he attended the Pannonhalma Benedictine Secondary School. He started working at Pannónia in 1960.