Scene from the film The Mass
Scene from the film The Mass
Scene from the film The Mass
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The Mass

  • Slovakia
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A traditional Advent mass filmed in a church in the historical town of Spisska Sobota (Northern Slovakia), featuring authentic liturgical texts and chants.


  • Original Title
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Stanisław Niedbalski
  • Editing
    Alfréd Benčič
  • Sound
    Václav Škvor
  • Runtime
    11 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Slovakia
  • Format
    • Black & White
  • Distribution
      • Slovenský filmový ústav
      • Grösslingová 32
      • 811 09 Bratislava
      • Slovakia
      • web:
      • tel: +421-2-57 10 15 01
      • e-mail:
  • Awards
    • Cena za najlepší krátky film – Bienále mladého umenia Paríž 1969 | Best Short Film Award – Biennale of Young Art Paris 1969
    • Čestný diplom – Medzinárodný festival krátkych filmov Tours 1968 | Honorary Diploma – International Festival of Short Films Tours 1968 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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