TO SWALLOW A TOAD

NORĪT KRUPI

By Jurgis KRASONS

RIJA FILMS / FILMU STUDIJA RIJA, LTD. - as PROD

Animation - Completed 2009

Cannes Film Festival Short Competition

    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Animation
    • Countries
    • LATVIA
    • Languages
    • No dialog
    • Duration
    • 9 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Jurgis KRASONS
    • Writer(s)
    • Ivo BRIEDIS
    • Producer(s)
    • Vilnis KALNAELLIS (Rija Films)
    • Synopsis
    • Once some “round” intellectuals lived in a small town. They were smart, kind, farsighted and successful. The reason for their success – they could swallow toads. But some that were “square” also lived in the small town. They were pragmatic realists – good was repaid with good, evil with evil, and no toads were ever swallowed. They lived in peace until one day a “square” discovered that the “rounds” swallow toads…
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