Divertimento Menuetto in C Major No. 7 KV 205

Film impression inspired by the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart made in the classic animation technique. A chessboard square turns into a salon floor. The pawns and pieces come to life in the shape of courtiers and start game in the rhythm of a minuet. However, it turns out that a game of chess has been replaced with a court intrigue – a cunningly planted letter leads to a duel, which is stopped by the Queen.

Directed, screenplay and designed by Anna Dudek (debut)
Music composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Music performed by Academy Chamber Ensemble – London
Animated by Anna Dudek, Jolanta Dobrowolska, Elżbieta Salomończyk
Photography by Krzysztof Szyszka
Editing and sound by Wiesław Nowak
Produced by Andrzej Wawrzonowski
Classical animation – painting on celluloid, 35 mm, colour, 96 m, 03:30′, format 4:3
Date of production: 09.12.1991 © TV SFA-TVP SA

AWARD:
DIPLOMA FOR THE BEST DEBUT for the year 1991, Association of Polish Filmmakers, Warszawa, Poland / 1992

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