The Queen of the Waves (1936)

06/17/1936 (XC) AnimationDocumentary 15m


An animated short film that explains in a pedagogical way how the radio transmission works. Created by Czech filmmakers it was commissioned by Argentina Schools. The film tells the story of Curious, an extraterrestrial child that reaches the planet earth attracted by the sound waves. There he meets the Queen of Waves, an ethereal figure who teaches her step by step the process by which sound is captured, amplified, modulated and transformed into electromagnetic vibrations to be transmitted by a radial antenna.

  1. Karel Dodal

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Irena Dodalová

    Director, Screenplay

  3. Jan Černý


Top Billed Cast

  1. Josef Skupa

    Hurvínek aka Všudybyl (voice)

  2. Anna Kreuzmannová

    Queen of the Radio Waves (voice)

  3. František Havel

    Radio Announcer (voice)

Full Cast & Crew

The Queen of the Waves

Original Title Všudybylovo dobrodružství

Status Released

Original Language Czech

Budget -

Revenue -


Content Score


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