Animation Before Unification
DEFA Animation Nr. 1 / Ohne Worte

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Drum Beat
'Drum Beat' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…
Star and Flower
'Star and Flower' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more…
Loneliness
'Loneliness' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than 800…
Variants
'Variants' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than 800…
The Rescue
'The Rescue' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…
Seven Rights of a Viewer
'Seven Rights of a Viewer' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had…
Mr. Daff Is Shooting a Film
'Mr. Daff Is Shooting a Film' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it…
Hello
'Hello' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than 800…
Consequence
'Consequence' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than 800…
The Solution
'The Solution' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…
Belly and Soul
'Belly and Soul' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more…
The Breakdown
'The Breakdown' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…
The Full Circle
'The Full Circle' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more…
The Monument
'The Monument' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…
Sunday
'Sunday' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than 800…
Island Joke
'Island Joke' is part of a series of films from DEFA Film Library. By the time the DEFA Studio for Animation Film closed in 1992, it had produced more than…

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