Even Dwarfs Started Small.

German New Wave director Werner Herzog [wiki] directed this surreal 1970 film called Even Dwarfs Started Small [wiki]. In the movie, a group of dwarfs in an institution on a remote island rebel against the guards and directors (dwarfs as well) in a nonsensical way. How? You'll see:

Here is a dwarf making fun of a camel [YouTube]:

... smashing plates and throwing eggs [YouTube]:

... and challenging a tree [YouTube]

via Attuworld

the second video is particularly interesting, mostly because of this youtube video that my friend sent me a week or so ago:
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dwarves behaving badly.

with an evil chuckle.

and what's with the one-legged chicken that uses its wing as a crutch? peck peck peck. a metaphor for drarfs getting picked on?

in any case, overall... creepy.
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