Strange Christmas

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Type: film
Genre: lyrical comedy
Year of production: 2006
Duration: 94 minutes
Directed by: Maksim Papernik
Written by: Slava Oreshchuk
Production designer: Anatoliy Pidoprigora
Director of photography: Vadim Savitskiy
Music by: Sergey Kosarenko
Producers: Aleksey Goncharenko , Vlad Riashyn
Premiere: 06/01/2008 (Russia)
Cast: Barbara Bryl'ska, Bogdan Stupka, Liya Akhedzhakova, Igor Pismenniy, Olga Sumskaya, Vladimir Goryanskiy
Olga Samoylova, the widow of a recently deceased alcohol tycoon, suddenly decides on a new ambition in life -- to spend her fortune on making other people's dreams come true. Her three disinherited step-children believe the old woman has gone mad and try to commit her to an asylum. This is where the story -- sometimes touching, sometimes comic, begins...