But Why?

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1935

Production year

1935

Director

Elmar Klos

Category

film

Genre

promotional

Typology

feature

Original title

A proč.....??

Czech title

A proč.....??

English title

But Why?

Synopsis

A small boy is playing with a toy train and repeatedly asks his grandmother questions, she answers him patiently. She explains to him that she knits socks because she likes knitting and she also tells him that his mother doesn't knit or wear socks like this because she buys machine-knitted women's footwear from Baťa.

Note

The National Film Archive has the Czech and German version.

Cast

J. Šmejkal

chlapec

Ema Orlická

babička

Crew and creators

Director

Elmar Klos

Screenplay

Elmar Klos

Music

Music Composed by

Julius Kalaš

Songs

Dnes už bude se vám zdát

Singer

ženský hlas (Dnes už bude se vám zdát)

Production info

Original Title

A proč.....??

English Title

But Why?

Category

film

Typology

feature

Genre

promotional

Origin country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1935

Production Year

1935

Production

FAB Zlín

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Distribution

FAB Zlín

Technical info

Versions

Czech