The First Christmas
Alternate Title: The First Christmas: The Story Of The First ChristmasThe First Christmas (The First Christmas: The Story Of The First Christmas) (1975) Animated Cartoon Special by Dave Koch
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- Animated TV Special
- Rankin-Bass Productions
- Warner Bros.
- TV Special
- Cartoon Characters: Sister Theresa (Narrator), Father Thomas, Lukas, Louisa, Sister Catherine, Sister Jean, Waggles, Wooly.
- Vocal Talent: Angela Lansbury (Sister Theresa [Narrator]), Cyril Ritchard (Father Thomas), David Kelley (Lukas), Dina Lynn (Louisa), Iris Rainer (Sister Catherine), Joan Gardner (Sister Jean), Don Messick, Sean Manning, Hilary Momberger, Dru Stevens, Greg Thomas, Wee Winter Singers.
- Directed By Arthur Rankin Jr., Jules Bass.
- Produced By Arthur Rankin Jr, Jules Bass.
- Written By Julian P. Gardner.
- Sound: John Curcio, Don Hahn, Dave Iveland, Tom Clack.
- Post-Production Editing: Irwin Goldress.
- Animagic Production Supervisors: Akikazu Kono, Ichiro Komuro.
- Design: Lester Abrams.
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