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5 January 2019

All I want for Christmas...

by Andrew MacGregor

CLIC Sargent: “Christmas 2018” - 60s

Children's cancer charity CLIC Sargent ask some of their young charges what Christmas means to them in this 60" outing. With disarming candour, the cast get into the nitty-gritty of the holiday - namely presents, turkey dinners, and yet more presents. However, such trinkets pale next to the thrill of spending Christmas with their family.

It's a charming piece of work with genuine performances from the children - clearly given a free rein by director Yann Secouet - and the outcome is moving and inclines you towards wanting to support the charity, so effective too.

Creative Director: Marcus Iles
Account Director: Thomas Bryant
Project Manager: James Whetherly
Agency Producer: Michelle Grainger
Film Production: 76Ltd Ⓟ Ⓦ
Director: Yann Secouet Ⓟ Ⓦ
Head of Production: Colin Hickson
Production Ass'nt: Mabel Hopper
Executive Producer: Mark Murrell / Alex Katz
Cinematographer: Tony Brown
Editor: Joce Hockings
Post Production: Absolute Post Ⓟ Ⓦ
Colourist: Matt Turner @ Absolute Post Ⓟ Ⓦ

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