Mum's Trip to Heaven

promotional

Typology

animated

Lenght

short

Czech title

Maminčin výlet do nebe

Runtime

4 min

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1935

Production year

1935

Language version

Czech, German

Director

Irena Dodalová, Karel Dodal

Summary

An animation advertisement for domestic electrical appliances from the firm Elektro-Praga ČKD.

Synopsis

An exhausted mum rushes around the kitchen, cooking, washing, ironing. As she finally goes to bed and falls asleep, she has a dream in which she flies into heaven. Here, she can see spry little angels attending to the bath, shower, water heater, electric cooker, vacuum cleaner, mangle, refrigerator, electric fire, meat mincing machine, and dough robot. The mum, astonished, returns home with a leaflet entitled "Heaven on Earth" – a catalogue of home electric appliances from the assortment of the ČKD Elektro-Praga company.

Crew and creators

Artistic Collaboration

Jiří Weiss

Music

Music Composed by

Bedřich Kerten

Production info

Original Title

Maminčin výlet do nebe

English Title

Mum's Trip to Heaven

Parallel Title

Mütterchen als Gast im Himmel

Category

film

Typology

animated

Genre

promotional

Origin country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1935

Production Year

1935

Production

IRE-Film

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Technical info

Lenght

short

Runtime

4 min

Versions

Czech, German