The picture is an animated version of a Brothers Grimm Russian folk tale, and is produced by D. Matt Geller (Night Witches) and Igor Dobrovoslky (Luxor Entertainment). Jeffrey Wright stars as the villain of the piece.
The Hollywood Reporter said:
Guterman’s take on the folk tale begins in 1713 with the King of Bremen demanding his incompetent wizard search across space and time for the greatest musical troupe ever to perform at his daughter’s wedding. Cumming will voice Gevork, the intelligent yet bumbling assistant to Wizard Cregg, who aids his master as they attempt to complete the seemingly impossible time-travel task.
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