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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1985 - 27 July.4 August

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 1985

The youngest son of the king must find a bride in the woods, but they only meet a cat. The cicada will be pleased to be the prince's mat, but at the request of the king, he must make a bouquet of flowers and a gold-woven cloth. When the young prince wants to show the cat to the king, he changes into the beautiful princess.

Original Title Magyar népmesék - A macskacicó
Italian Title Il gattino
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.