Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on The Criterion Channel

Watch this video and more on The Criterion Channel

The Birth of a Film Legend

The Fabulous Baron Munchausen • 5m 1s

Up Next in The Fabulous Baron Munchausen

  • Why Zeman Made the Film

    The short documentary features director Karel Zeman; actor Miloš Kopecký; and Zeman’s daughter, artist and animator Ludmila Zemanová, recalling the inspiration for and making of THE FABULOUS BARON MUNCHAUSEN.

  • The Cast

    In the following program, actor Miloš Kopecký and artist and animator Ludmila Zemanová discuss how director Karel Zeman worked with performers and directed them during complex photographic effects sequences.

  • Special Effects Techniques

    Produced by the Karel Zeman Museum in 2016, this short documentary focuses on Zeman's special effects work.