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Terry Gilliam’s 1968 Christmas Card (1968)

Still from Terry Gilliam's 1968 video Christmas card.

Still from Terry Gilliam’s 1968 video Christmas card.

Terry Gilliam’s animation style in the 1960s has a wonderfully homemade feel, as visually sophisticated as it as, and as perfect as the comedic timing is.

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I Hate Christmas Too (BBC, 1997)

Peter Capaldi in "I Hate Christmas Too" (BBC, 1997).

Peter Capaldi in “I Hate Christmas Too” (BBC, 1997).

Short and sweet BBC film on Christmas truces, starring Peter Capaldi and Samuel West, and featuring all the Christmas classics: abandoned seaside piers, balloons, World War I carnage, and Elvis. Continue reading