The Fly

A légy, Gems of the Hungarian animation, 1980 (3’); Screening: 09.08, 11.30, Toldi Cinema, Nagyterem

This short film presents the last three minutes in the life of a fly. Consisting of 4 000 wax crayon drawings, The Fly is a paradigmatic example of the technique known as “total animation”, in which we see only background sketches, without characters, in motion.

Directed by: Ferenc Rófusz
Format: colour, 4:3, HD digitally remastered
Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film