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Year of Production 2021

Colourful Dream, A

English title: Colourful Dream, A
Original title: Barevný sen
German title: Colourful Dream, A *
Czech Republic, 2021

Director: Balej, Jan
Production company: Hafan Film
Age recommendation: 9 years and up
Length: 74 min.
Film genre: Animation

Synopsis:
With humor our adventure story deals with the timeless theme of the conflict between unlimited power on the one hand, and the desire for freedom, courage and love on the other. A troupe of buskers lands on an island governed by a despotic ruler with strict police control. When, during their performance, a shot fired from a circus cannon goes astray, it triggers a series of unexpected events. A young man and woman, Drin and Tuvi, and Nathan the seagull have to enter into an uneven struggle with totalitarian power. A struggle which eventually changes the fates of all the island inhabitants - both human and feathered.—Jan Balej

Festivals:
Czech Lions 2021 (Best Animated Film), Cinekid Amsterdam 2021

Website: www.facebook.com/barevnysen

World sales address/es:
Hafan Film (CZ)