The Night Before Christmas (1951)

01/01/1951 (SU) AnimationFantasy 49m
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A cartoon based on the works of Nikolay Gogol. Handsome blacksmith Vakula who fell in love with village beauty, Oksana, is ready to do anything for her liking. Even to fly on the devil's back to Saint-Petersburg and ask the Empress for the slippers that he can present his sweetheart.

  1. Valentina Brumberg

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Zinaida Brumberg

    Director, Screenplay

  3. Nikolai Gogol


  4. Mikhail Yanshin


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  1. Vladimir Gribkov

    Vladimir Gribkov

    The Devil (voice)

  2. Aleksei Gribov

    Aleksei Gribov

    Narrator (voice)

  3. Liliya Gritsenko

    Liliya Gritsenko

    Oksana (voice)

  4. Nikolai Gritsenko

    Nikolai Gritsenko

    Vakula (voice)

  5. Mikhail Yanshin

    Mikhail Yanshin

    Chub (voice)

  6. Vera Maretskaya

    Vera Maretskaya

    Solokha (voice)

  7. Aleksei Zhiltsov

    The Head (voice)

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The Night Before Christmas
The Night Before Christmas

Original Title Ночь перед Рождеством

Status Released

Original Language Russian

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