The Story of Christmas

Canada, 1974

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The familiar story, told this time with the glowing, cameo-like zinc cut-outs of film animator Evelyn Lambart. Here the traditional cast might have been clipped from a joyful medieval manuscript, but it is embellished by the artist’s own whimsy - heraldic trumpet sounds, luminescent light, and wildflowers in every scene telling their message of rebirth. Film without words. (Award: New York.)

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ONF | NFB

director

Evelyn Lambart

Duration

00:07:59:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1974

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