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The Mecanical Flea

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A rich lord desires having a copy of a rare object: a mecanical flea dancing in the heart of a diamond. A simple artisan is charged of this delicate work.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Leycha

    Directed by: Ivan IVANOV-VANO

    Country: Russia

    Year of production: 1964

    Running time: 45 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used:

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Ivan IVANOV-VANO


    Script: Ivan Ivanov-Vano

    Sets: A. Tiourine, M. Sokolova, A. Kouristine

    Animation: Youri Norstein, K. Maliantovitch, L. Jdanov, G. Zolotovskaia, M. Botov

    Music: A. Alexandrov

    Voice: D. Jouravlev