Lunacy (Czech: Šílení) is a Czech film by Jan Švankmajer. The film is loosely based on two short stories, "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether". Directed by Jan Svankmajer. With Jan Tríska Sílení (original title). 1h 58min .. Taglines: Edgar Allan Poe + the Marquis de Sade + Jan Svankmajer = Lunacy. No beating around the bush: Šílení (English title: Lunacy) is a masterpiece & easily the finest feature Jan Švankmajer has crafted. Unlike the.
Šílení (Lunacy, ) is Jan Švankmajer's fifth feature, and stands as the director's finest and most penetrating foray yet into the forest of.