The Gingerbread House

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1951

Production year

1951

Premiere

31 August 1951

Runtime

19 min

Category

film

Genre

fairytale

Typology

animatedtheatrical distributionshort

Original title

Perníková chaloupka

Czech title

Perníková chaloupka

English title

The Gingerbread House

Crew and creators

Screenstory

Břetislav Pojar

Based on

anonym (O perníkové chaloupce – lidová pohádka)

Director of Photography

Ludvík Hájek

Art Director

Jiří Trnka

Sound Designer

Emil Poledník

Music

Music Composed by

Jiří Srnka

Music Performed by

FISYO (Music Conducted by Otakar Pařík)

Production info

Original Title

Perníková chaloupka

Czech Title

Perníková chaloupka

English Title

The Gingerbread House

Category

film

Typology

animatedtheatrical distribution

Genre

fairytale

Origin country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1951

Production Year

1951

Production specifications

projection approval 19 July 1951 (konec povolení k promítání 19. 7. 1946)

Premiere

premiere 31 August 1951 /suitable for youths/

Production

Loutkový film Praha, Československý státní film Praha

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Technical info

Duration typology

short film

Duration in minutes

19 min

Original length in metres

538 meters

Distribution carrier

16mm, 35mm

Animation technique

puppet

Aspect ratio

1:1,37

Colour

colour

Sound

sound

Sound system/format

mono

Versions

Czech

Dialogue languages

Czech

Subtitles languages

without subtitles

Opening/End credits languages

Czech