The Snow Queen
Kazansky Gennady, 85 min, Narrative, in Russian with Arabic
subtitle, Russia, 1966
A touching story of great love, human kindness and faithfulness to
one’s duty. The film follows the wonderful journey of a modest
little girl, Herda. She is looking for her friend, Kai, who was
kidnapped by a powerful wicked fairy, the Snow Queen, and taken to
her kingdom. Herda finds herself in the castle of a sly and
treacherous, though funny, king, and gets acquainted with forest
robbers. The girl is to meet many obstacles on her way before she
faces a decisive battle with the Snow Queen. But Herda’s loyal heart
will overcome all the adversities.
The film is an adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale
"The Snow Queen".