Kovačev šegrt / The Blacksmith's Apprentice
Zlatko BourekCroatia / 1961 / 9' 12''
Europa Cinema, 11:00 h
Tuškanac Cinema, 13:00 h
The story is based on a folklore tale about a blacksmith's wife who turns each night by black magic his apprentice into a horse and leaves with him for a witch haunt. The apprentice can't stand it anymore and he wants revenge. One evening, as his master's wife approached furtively, he cast a spell on her by her own magic. It's now her turn to be in for it, because turned into a horse she was also hobnailed.
Zlatko Bourek, born in 1929, is an academic, a sculptor, painter, theatre and film director, and author of animated films.
Ustanova Zagreb film
categoriesMasters of Croatian Animation: Zlatko Bourek