Director – Marcell Jankovics – 1981 – Hungary – Cert. 12 – 86m
The Hungarian animated epic Son Of The White Mare (1981) is one of the great, largely unknown treasures of animation, if not of cinema. Its late director Marcell Jankovics (1941-2021) made a number of shorts and commercials before his two features at the Pannoia Film Studio. Eureka!’s Blu-ray contains both features, as well as some of his most significant shorts. While Son Of The White Mare remains his indisputable masterpiece, the other films on the disc go a long way to explaining how he got there. [Read the full article at All The Anime]
See my longer review on this site
and my shorter review for Reform magazine.
Son Of The White Mare is out on Eureka! Video Blu-ray.