Based on the legend and symphonic poem by Rimsky-Korsakov on the invisible city of Kitezh, which went under the waters of the lake to avoid the Tatar invasion. The film uses materials of Russian fresco painting and miniatures of the 14th-16th centuries.
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In 2002, it was released on VHS and Video CD CDs in the collection of "Masters of Russian Animation" with English subtitles, then on DVD: "Masters of Russian Animation Volume 2". See more