A father rides with his son through the forest. The sick child thinks he sees the Erlking, who charms and frightens him at the same time. Based on Goethe’s poem [Erlkonig] and the music of Schubert/Liszt.
Georges Schwizgebel was born in Switzerland in 1944. After studying at the Ecole des arts decoratifs in Geneva he worked in an advertising agency for several years before founding the GDS Studio in 1970. Since then, he has been producing and directing 18 short animated films that particularly concentrate on the medium of painting on cels.