1001 Animated Shorts You Must See - The Full List (1001 movies items)
"DIR: Jan Svankmajer
SUMMARY: Lewis Carroll's poem 'Jabberwocky' is recited as toys come alive in a child's playroom patrolled by a destructive cat.
WHY IT'S HERE: Jan Svankmajer's first adaptation of Lewis Carroll is a lot more tenuously related to the source material than his masterful feature length adaptation of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' but it feels like an obvious forerunner for that film. Inspired by Carroll rather than being a direct adaptation, 'Jabberwocky' is a fantastic a"