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Mendelssohn is on the Roof

Mendelssohn is on the Roof

A Short film by Jean-Jacques Prunès

Produced by Les Films de l'Arlequin

Production year : 2010

    Synopsis

    Prague, 1942. Heydrich,great  music lover and protector of Bohemia-Moravia, becomes aware suddenly that on the roof of the Academy of music, thrones the statue of the Jewish composer Mendelssohn among those of other musicians. He orders to his henchmen to destroy it. But which one is it? Nothing indicates it. As a last resort and having measured carefully all the stony noses, they throw the one who has the longest appendix!!! Very bad choice which will cost them alot.

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films de l'Arlequin

    Foreign production company :

    Eallin Motion Art

    Photos

    Full credits (9)

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Animated film

    Sub-genre :

    Cartoon, 2D & 3D animation, Literary adaptation , Drama

    Themes :

    History

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Czech Republic

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Czech Republic)

    Production year :

    2010

    Runtime :

    14 min

    Visa number :

    125.912

    Visa issue date :

    01/03/2011

    Production formats :

    HD

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None