Academy of Mr. Blot

Akademia Pana Kleksa, 1983, 85 min.

Academy of Mr. Blot (1983)

Awards

1985
Special Jury Award at XIV IFF for Children and Youth in Moscow;
Special Jury Award at II IFF for Children in Chicago;

1984
Golden Goatlings at VIII NFF for Children and Youth in Poznan.

Production

 

Director Krzysztof Gradowski
Screenplay based on Jan Brzechwa‘s fairy tale
Cinematography Zygmunt Samosiuk
Music Andrzej Korzynski
Adaptation Jerzy Skrzepinski, Bogdan Mozer, Wladimir Duszyn

Cast

Pan Kleks Piotr Fronczewski
Filip Golarz Leon Niemczyk
Adas Niezgodka Skawek Wronka
Krolowa Bajek Irena Karel
Smutna Ksiezniczka Zdzislawa Sosnicka
Doktor Dolittle Lech Ordon
mechaniczna lalka Robert Plucinski

Story

A fairy-tale for children. Prof. Kleks/Blot runs an Academy where young boys are taught extraordinary subjects. His favorite pupil is 10-year-old Adam Niezgodka. The boy experiences a number of fantastic adventures and gets to know the popular heroes of other fairy-tales. Meanwhile, envious Philip the barber designs a robot which becomes Mr. Blot’s new pupil. Its task is to penetrate the Professor’s secrets and destroy the Academy…