Two little girls - Maria and Mirabella - go to the woods for a walk and encounter several magical characters, among them a frog with his feet frozen in ice, a fireworm whose shoes keep ...
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Two little girls - Maria and Mirabella - go to the woods for a walk and encounter several magical characters, among them a frog with his feet frozen in ice, a fireworm whose shoes keep catching fire, and a butterfly who's afraid of flying. To help their new friends, the girls must carry them to a sorceress who lives deep in the forestWritten by
This animated live-action fantasy film won the special prize and diploma in the 1982 All-Union Festival of Children's Films in Tallinn (Estonia). In the same year it won a prize at the International Film Festival in Dzhiffone (Italy and the grand prize at the Festival of Children's Films in Piatra Neamt (Romania). The film dialogue was recorded in both Romanian and Russian. See more »
after decades, its force of seduction remains the same. fascinating, nice, touching , lovely musical and admirable proof of Ion Popescu Gopo genius. nothing surprising. because it is a brilliant reflections of the childhood. and inspired meet between actors and animation. sure, it is result of the collaboration between Soviet and Romanian artistic teams. but, in same measure, it is a wise exploration of magic as tool for discover fundamental social values . and this does it special. and, sure, seductive.
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