Rondo alla Turca from Sonata in A major KV 33

The film inspired by classical music. A colourful and dynamic picture depicting a march of the Turkish army: infantry playing the flutes and the clarinets, vigorous cavalry and janissary beating bass drums and kettle drums. A Muslim woman observing the march introduces the unique atmosphere typical of the exotic Orient. In the rhythm of music and picture a full synchronise.

Directed, screenplay, artwork and animated by Witold Giersz
Music composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Music performed by Franc Poursel’s Orchestra
Photography by Kazimierz Strzemacki
Editing and sound by Wiesław Nowak
Produced by Ewa Sobolewska
Classical animation – painting on celluloid, 35 mm, colour, 98 m/e, 03:35′, format 4:3
Date of production: 25.01.1994 © TVP SA

AWARDS:
DIPLOMA for the film direction, International Festival of Animated Films for Children – Biennial of Animation BAB’99, Bratislava, Slovakia / 1999
POZNAŃ GOATS AWARD for animation, 13th National Festival of Films for Children, Poznań, Poland / 1994
MARCINEK CHILDREN’S JURY AWARD, 13th National Festival of Films for Children, Poznań, Poland / 1994

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