Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1974)

TV Short   |    |  Animation, Family, Short


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Partly based on a true story, a little girl writes to the editor of a newspaper concerning the existence of Santa Claus.

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Director:

Bill Melendez

Writer:

Mort Green

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14 December 2011 | CuriosityKilledShawn
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| Yes, Virginia, there is a Charlie Brown
Peanuts director Bill Melendez takes a time-out with this Xmas special based on a true story, but doesn't stray too far from the Peanuts style. He doesn't stray at all, as a matter of fact.

Virginia is a little girl living in New York City in 1897. She is mocked by her classmates for still believing in Santa Claus so she writes a letter to a newspaper editor asking for confirmation. He replies with a resoundingly 'yes'.

It looks and sounds a LOT like Peanuts with the simple animation and phonetic dialogue. I could swear I saw ol' Chuck among those kids too. File this somewhere in the middle of your Xmas viewing list.

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Genres

Animation | Family | Short

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Release Date:

6 December 1974

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

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