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BRIGHT AND SAD IS THIS HOLIDAY OF OURS

1991
color
20'48"
Russian

 

Script I. Bulakovsky, V. Tsyganov
Director K. Krainiy

 

 

It is about traditions of celebrating Christmas in Nezhankovychi village in Galychyna: koliadkas (Christmas songs) and verteps (Ukrainian marionette theatre). Also it is about the Great Day of Christ's Resurrection.