As with much of their later work, it's impossible to provide a coherent synopsis of the earliest surviving film by the Brothers Quay, as Nocturna Artificialia defies attempts at verbal encapsulation at every turn. The Quays themselves acknowledged this when they said "as for what is called the scenario, at most we have only a limited musical sense of its trajectory, and we tend...
Some of it is dream, some is reality - which is which is hard to determine. Very good music from apparently either late 19th or early 20th century. This stop-motion animation isn't bad, by any means. I just think it's not as good as their later works.
光影和音乐简直棒呆！Quay Bros最早期的作品，阴郁，粗砺，游走于幻境与现实之间，感觉Tim Burton肯定有受他们的影响。