Rhytm

Country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1941

Production year

1940—1941

Runtime

14 min

Category

film

Genre

avant-garde, experimental

Typology

documentarytheatrical distributionshort

Original title

Rytmus

Czech title

Rytmus

English title

Rhytm

Parallel title

Rhytmus / Nový rytmus

Note

The first performance of the film was held on the 30th of July 1941 on the festival Filmové žně in Zlín.

Film online

Commentary

Oldřich Lukeš

česká verze

Karel Beníško

slovenská verze

A. Rockmann

německá verze

Performed by

Crew and creators

Screenstory

Jiří Lehovec

Screenplay

Jiří Lehovec

Commentary by

Jiří Lehovec

Director of Photography

Pavel Hrdlička, Jindřich Brichta

Camera Operator

Josef Míček

Production Designer

František Tröster

Special Effects

Ladislav Zástěra

Music

Music Composed by

Jiří Sternwald (úprava hudby E. F. Buriana)

Selected Music

E. F. Burian (hudba z filmu Čekanky)

Production info

Original Title

Rytmus

Czech Title

Rytmus

English Title

Rhytm

Parallel Title

Rhytmus / Nový rytmus

Category

film

Typology

documentarytheatrical distribution

Genre

avant-garde, experimental

Origin country

Czechoslovakia

Copyright

1941

Production Year

1940—1941

Production specifications

date of censorship 26 July 1941 (kulturně-výchovný)
projection approval 07/1946

Premiere

festival premiere 30 July 1941 (2. Filmové žně 1941 Zlín)
gala premiere 18 March 1942 (dvorana SIA, Jánská ulice 100, Praha)
premiere 6 November 1942 /suitable for youths/ (kina Lucerna a Alfa, Praha)
renewed premiere 1944 /suitable for youths/ (upravená česká, německá a slovenská verze)
renewed premiere 07/1946 /suitable for youths/

Copyright Holders

Národní filmový archiv

Studio

FAB Zlín

Distribution

Lucernafilm (původní 1942), Philips Radio (obnovená 1944 /upravená česká, německá a slovenská verze/), Státní půjčovna filmů (obnovená 1946)

Technical info

Duration typology

short film

Duration in minutes

14 min

Original length in metres

335 meters

Distribution carrier

35mm

Aspect ratio

1:1,37

Colour

black & white

Sound

sound

Sound system/format

Tobis – Klang

Versions

Czech, German, Slovak

Dialogue languages

Czech, commentary, German, Slovak

Subtitles languages

without subtitles

Opening/End credits languages

Czech, Slovak, German

Awards

Vítěz

Festival: 2. Filmové žně 1941 Zlín

1941
Zlín / Czechoslovakia
Jiří Lehovec