Babes-In-Arms / Snib and Snob

burlesque

Typology

feature

Czech title

Neviňátka

Runtime

119

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1929

Production year

1929

Premiere

01.03.1929

Language version

Czech

Director

Svatopluk Innemann

Screenplay

Ferenc Futurista, Svatopluk Innemann, Jára Kohout

Synopsis

Landowner Hampl tries to kill his wife so that he will be free to marry the young Bětuška, who he discovers has inherited 20,000 dollars. Snib and Snob play all kinds of pranks. However, during a grotesque spiritual seance Hampl's criminal intentions are revealed and his wife is freed. Bětuška is then be able with her beloved Josífek.

Note

Ferenc Futurista and Jára Kohout from the Smíchov Aréna thatre appear in the film. Their Dadaist humour inspired thunderous applause in Prague auditoriums at the time.

Cast

Eman Fiala

Kleofáš Sušenka

Anna Tichá

Bětuška Říhová

Karel Fiala

chalupník Říha, Bětuščin otec

Theodor Pištěk

velkostatkář Hampl

Marie Nademlejnská

Hamplova žena

Jiří Hron

příručí Josífek

Emilie Nitschová

paní Nebeská

Alois Dvorský

venkovan

František Mařík

motocyklista

Crew and creators

Production info

Original Title

Neviňátka

English Title

Babes-In-Arms / Snib and Snob

Parallel Title

Snib a Snob

Copyright

1929

Production Year

1929

Premiere

01.03.1929

Production

Starfilm

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Distribution

Starfilm

Technical info

Versions

Czech