The timelessness of the speech, the untidiness of the sequences, the disputable level of the tricks; it all gives credit to the thesis that this is a Slovenian production made possible with support from some Beninese funding. A Polish refugee girl living in Krakow might have put together these springtime images, while some Chechen might have added a couple of tunes. Perhaps. One thing is certain: the off-screen voice at the beginning is a pirated recording of the late Mr Alphonse Vetakovitch. These reels have reached us by post. The stamp, depicting a white rorqual, is evidence that the parcel originates from the Faroe Islands.