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Christmas Cracker

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A playful clown presents three segments on the theme of Christmas: paper cut-outs of two children dance to “Jingle Bells”; mechanical toys confront a hungry crocodile; and a man builds a rocket in order to pluck the most beautiful star from the sky to decorate his Christmas tree.

1963, 08 min 59 s

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Award of Exceptional Merit
International Festival of Short Films
May 18 1967, Philadelphia - USA

Silver Squirrel - Second Prize
Film Centrum Foundation Film Show
October 1 1966, Naarden - Netherlands

Grand Prize for Technique - Category: Films for Children
Cinematographic Survey of the Nuclear Fair
June 18 to 29 1965, Rome - Italy

Grand Prize for the Animation Technique
International Award of the Technical Cinema
June 18 to 29 1965, Rome - Italy

Award of Merit
Landers Associates Annual Awards
January 1 1965, Los Angeles - USA

First Prize - Best Animated Short Award
Golden Gate Awards Competition & International Film Festival
October 14 to 27 1964, San Francisco - USA