The Pendulum, the Pit and Hope

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The Pendulum, the Pit and Hope
Directed by Jan Švankmajer
Produced by Klára Stoklasová
Written by Edgar Allan Poe
Jan Svankmajer
Starring Jan Zácek
Cinematography Miloslav Spála
Edited by Helena Lebdusková
Release date(s) July 28, 1983
Running time 15 minutes
Country Czechoslovakia
Language Czech

The Pendulum, the Pit and Hope (Czech: Kyvadlo, jáma a naděje) is a 1983 Czechoslovak animated short film directed by Jan Švankmajer, adapted from Edgar Allan Poe's story "The Pit and the Pendulum" and Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam's story "A Torture by Hope".

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