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Legend of the Christmas Witch, The

Original title: Bafana vien di Notte, La
German title: Unsere Lehrerin, die Weihnachtshexe
Italy, 2018

Director: Soavi, Michele
Production company: Lucky Red, RAI Cinema
Co-producers: 3 Marys Entertainment, Unipol, Marini Biscottificio
Age recommendation: 11 years and up
Length: 98 min.
Film genre: Feature film

During the day Paola is an ordinary primary school teacher, but at night, she turns into…The Christmas Witch, a magical creature who brings gifts to the good kids. One night, Paola disappears, kidnapped by Mr. Johnny, a cruel Toymaker who got his childhood ruined by the Witch and is now seeking revenge. A group of six brave pupils who found out their teacher's secret, will live an extraordinary adventure to rescue her. Will they be able to save Paola and Christmas?

Schlingel Chemnitz 2019 (awarded), Kinolino Dresden CFF 2019, Juniorfest Plzen 2019

World sales address/es:
True Colours (IT)

Sold to:
Lucky Red (IT)
Morandini (CH)
Little Dream (DE)
Einhorn-Film (A)