GenreFamily, Fantasy ScreenplayEvgeny Shvarts WriterYevgeni Shvarts LanguageRussian
Release date1959 CastNinel Myshkova (Марья-искусница), Viktor Perevalov (Ваня, Марьин сын), Olga Khadhapuridze (Аленушка), Mikhail Kuznetsov (Солдат), Anatoli Kubatsky (Водокрут XIII), Georgi Millyar (Квак) Similar moviesSoviet Union movies, Fantasy movies
TaglineA Fantastic and Magical Story of a Fairyland Kingdom Under the Sea
The Magic Weaver (Russian: Марья-искусница, "Maria the Weaver") is a 1960 Soviet children's fantasy film directed by Aleksandr Rou and filmed at Gorky Film Studio. The film was imported to the West in the 1960s and ran in the U.S. in 1966 with English dubbed, on distribution from Allied Artists Pictures.