El BESO DEL OSO (2002)

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  • Il BACIO DELL'ORSO Alternative


Fourteen year-old Lola and her mother are trapeze artists in a Russian circus. Lola loves the circus and Misha, a young brown bear. When Lola's mother suddenly vanishes, the girl has to provide for herself and confides all her secrets in Misha. One night a young man wakes her, telling her that he is Misha the bear and that her love could transform him into a human being. When the circus moves to Germany, life becomes hard for Lola and Misha has to forgo his chance of humanity to save her.

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