- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 45 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: September 29, 2009
- Originally Released: 1998
- Label: Kultur Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - Finnish
- Subtitles - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Based on the famous short story by O Henry, this Christmas themed opera by contemporary Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara was produced specifically for television broadcast, and stars Pia Freund and Jaakko Kortekangas.
A new Christmas opera by the eminent Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara based on the famous short story by O. Henry.
This powerful performance written and produced especially for television, stars Pia Freund as Minna and Jaakko Kortekanas as Joel.
The Christmas message finds a truly imaginative expression in Rautavaara's The Gift of the Magi, which is sure to become a holiday perennial favorite.