The Little Mermaid (1976)

Director
Vladimir Bychkov

Main cast
Viktoriya Novikova; Valentin Nikulin; Galina Volchek; Mikhail Pugovkin; Yuri Senkevich

Genres
Family, Fantasy

Description
Retelling of the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairytale 'The Little Mermaid'.


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