U.S. Alternate Opening
Invention for Destruction • 3m 12s
Made for the 1961 English-dubbed U.S. released of INVENTION FOR DESTRUCTION under the title THE FABULOUS WORLD OF JULES VERNE, this opening sequence features different credits and title design, along with a filmed introduction by broadcaster Hugh Downs.
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In this conversation, filmed by the Criterion Collection in 2019, animator and visual-effects supervisor Phil Tippett and visual-effects artist Jim Aupperle discuss their appreciation for director Karel Zeman and his cinematic techniques.
A Christmas Dream
Directed by Karel Zeman • 1945 • Czechoslovakia
This early short from 1945 showcases the technical skill, wit, and creativity of director Karel Zeman.
A Horseshoe for Luck
Directed by Karel Zeman • 1946 • Czechoslovakia
This early short from 1946 showcases the technical skill, wit, and creativity of director Karel Zeman.