A Christmas gift

United States, 1980

Film
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Clay animated film by Will Vinto capturing the spirit of Christmas, where the happiest Christmas is shared by a young boy and an old lady over a simple candle-lit dinner of cheese, bread and wine. Based on the song entitled ‘Christmas Dinner’ by Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary.

Credits

production company

Film Loft Productions

Billy Budd Films

producer/director

Will Vinton

Duration

00:09:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1980

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

014668

Language

English

Subject categories

Animation

Animation → Animated films - United States

Animation → Clay animation

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Christmas

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Christmas

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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