Kekec

  • Fiction Film
  • 91'
youth
  • 1951
  • Yugoslavia (Slovenia)

The story is set in an idyllic village of the Slovenian mountains where Kekec, a young boy is living. High up in the mountains leads his solitary life Bedanec, a man everybody is afraid of because he is wicked. But the brave boy Kekec is not afraid of him. When he finds out that Bedanec keeps his victims in his house, he sets out to find them. With his courage Kekec manages to set them free, and what's more, he forces Bedanec to leave for good.

Director Jože Gale
Cast Matija Barl, Zdenka Logar, Jože Mlakar
Awards 1 award

Writing

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Direction

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Cinematography

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Music

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Editing

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Production design

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Costume design

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Make-up

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production

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Award
best youth film
1952
  1. mednarodni festival filma za otroke, v okviru 13. Beneškega filmskega festivala. Kategorija C - filmi za otroke med 11. in 15. letom starosti, z zabavno vsebino.
Alternative title
Peter und der Riese (German)
Genres
youth
Production countries
Yugoslavia (Slovenia)
Languages
Slovenian
Technical data
Aspect ratio
1,37:1 Academy
Duration and length
91' / 2491 meters
Colour
Black and white
Sound
mono comopt
Negative format
film 35mm
Screening formats
film 35mm
Availabilities
Availabilities
The Slovenian Film Archive

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