The Knot in the Handkerchief

1958, Hermína Týrlová and Josef Pinkava

Posted by John Martz, August 30, 2020

The Knot in the Handkerchief is part of a long tradition in animation of everyday objects coming to life. Toy Story But With Rags and Napkins maybe doesn't sound like the most enticing pitch, but it's undeniably a charming short. And how can you argue with those illustrated sets in the live action segments that make the whole thing feel like a living picture book?