Cross Currents in Russian Literature, Film and Music
Saturday, October 6, 2012
One of the most beautiful tellings of the Little Mermaid is this 1968 Soviet feature, русалочка, told from a contemporary point of view and in two different styles of animation. My wife has long loved this version, although it doesn't make as much impact on our little one, who prefers the Disney version from a few years back. Here is Rusalochka with English subtitles.