shooting the scene on a rostrum camera

entry into land of the Creatorscene layout for entry into the land of the Creator

The starting point for this scene was a black line drawing by Klee called Demons at the Entrance (1926). This is one of the few places in the film where the original work is entirely recognisable. Apart from the colour, the only other major change is the addition of the demon character..

drawing the inbetweens on a lightbox

demon
the demon in the previous scene, the circus is based on a character sketch the brave one(1932)