1962 Official Selection, film index

Kovacev segrt
Blacksmith's Apprentice

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A folklore tale about a blacksmith's wife who turns each night 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 mater's wife approaches furtively, he casts a spell on her by her own magic.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Kovacev segrt

    Directed by: Zlatko BOUREK

    Country: Croatia

    Year of production: 1961

    Running time: 09 min 51 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Zlatko BOUREK

    Production: ZAGREB FILM

    Script: Zlatko Bourek

    Graphics: Zlatko Bourek

    Sets: Zlatko Bourek

    Animation: Josip Pecinka

    Music: Andelko Klobucar