Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973)
The film stars Libuse Safránková as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes knocking. Cinderella does not simply fall into the prince’s arms. In this version, he must actively pursue the young woman who is a skilled sharpshooter prone to wearing hunting outfits. Cinderella also has three wishes at her disposal, gained from three magic nuts.
Director: Václav Vorlícek
Cast: Carola Braunbock, Libuse Safránková, Pavel Trávnícek, Rolf Hoppe
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 75 min