Erotica In Animation

December 1st, 2007

In this program, which presents the period between 1918 and 2006, one can follow the development of relations towards erotica during the last 90 years. Starting with romantic and naked McCay’s centaurs in the Art-Nouveaux style, following the unrestrained and funny Tex Avery from 1940 and the Fritz the Cat by Ralph Bakshi, the participant of the sexual revolution of the Sixties, to the serious animated studies of the male and female sexuality, by the German artist Andreas Hykade from 2000 and the Czech artist Michaela Pavlatova from 2006. The duration of the program is 90 minutes, with a short introduction by Prof. Rastko Ciric, the author of this selection…