• Short Summary

    Five comic and simply drawn cartoons by Victor Kubal, either Hungarian or possibly Czech.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.


    Title screen: "5 X" by Victor Kubal.

    Various shots of five animated cartoon films.

    Cartoon 1 - A man draws the body of a naked woman on a fence. A man in a hat drinking through a straw, appears on the other side of the fence. The artist continues his drawing making a portrait of the man.

    Cartoon 2. A child takes breaths to blow his "windmill" toy. An adult passes, takes a huge breath and blows the windmill away. The child looks bereft.

    Cartoon 3. A figure pick axing at the coalface. He loads the coal into a truck and pushes it with great effort to a furnace. He shovels the coal into the furnace which passes the electricity through the pylon and wire to supply a snoring man asleep in his chair with a light over his head.

    Cartoon 4. A car is travelling along. It is stopped and the driver ordered out by a policeman. The occupant gets out and throws their arms about the neck of the policeman, recovers itself and is given a breathalyser test by the policeman. He snatches the balloon from the policeman and pumps it up into a balloon with a foot pump and runs off.

    Cartoon 5. A big figure is drilling the road with a pneumatic drill. A smaller figure comes along, flexes its muscles and knocks the other out of the way. He is bounced up and down by the drill when he tries to take over.

    Note: Date on original record: 03/03/1964. Please note this item is clearly indicated as being from Hungary, but the word "Koniec" at the end is Czech.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:29:00 / 01:09:54:00
    UN 3876 C

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