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Section: Neighbourhood

Pat and Mat in the Countryside: The Tiles (2015) 9

Czech Republic | 2015 | 8 min.

Pat and Mat decide to reconstruct their old bathroom. Working separately, they get into the kind of zany trouble they’re known for. One lays tile vertically, the other horizontally – and that’s just the start.

CountryCzech Republic
Duration8 min
LanguageNo dialogues
SubtitleNo subtitles
Directed by Marek Beneš
Screenplay Marek Beneš
Director of Photography Jan Chvojka
Music Petr Skoumal
Edited by Tomáš Píšek
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A Czech screenwriter and director, he graduated from ČVUT. He started out as a filmmaker making educational programs, and later animated the series Pat and Mat. After working in cable TV he returned to animated work and made new episodes of Pat and Mat at his own studio Patmat s.r.o.; he also gave the two their own feature film.This film is a part of the set Neighbourhood - short animations.