On Christmas Eve, a small UFO struggling find his place in the universe follows his two mischievous friends down to earth, whilst trying to impress and gain their acceptance he inadvertently changes Christmas forever.

Inspired by early Amblin films as well as other 80’s, genre classics. Including ‘Gremlins’, ‘Batteries Not Included’, ‘E.T’, ‘Close Encounters of a Third Kind’

Credits / Collaborators / Cast

Writer and Director: Daniel Prince
Producer: Rob Jelley
DOP: James Blann
Composer: Anthony Lledo
Animators: Ricky Wood – Francesco Sternativo
Editors: Daniel Prince – Mike Radforth – Javid Durrani
Sound Designer: Lars-Bo Kjaer

Colourist – Duncan Russell
Colour Producer – Cheryl Payne

Santa: Allan Williams

Focus Pullers – Toby Goodger, Kit Mackenzie, Sam Rawlins Clapper Loaders – Phil Barnes, Harrison Goodger, Liam Meredith
Grip – Elliott Polley
Gaffers – Vincent Prunier, John Wenman
Spark – Greg Probert, Robson Kingshott Onset VFX Supervisor – Mikkel Hansen
1st AD – Dan Gibling
Set Decorator – Andrea Knight
SFX/Prop maker – Miles Ascough
Lidar scan Producer – Annie Gordan
Lidar Operators – David Fisher, Dwayne Green

Character TD – Davide La Sala
Lighting/VFX/LookDev – Daniel Prince
Lighting TD – Chris Hardman
Texture Artist – Antoni Kujawa
Matchmove Artist – Tommy Barry
Matte Painter – Lino Khay
Concept Artist – Rafael Martin Coronel Modeling – Daniel Prince
VFX Artist – Daniel Newlands
3D scanning – Chris Cornish, Sam Jackson
Prop 3d Model/texture – Wayne Kresil

Conductor – Oleg Kondratenko
Orchestra – F.A.M.E’S Radio Symphony Orchestra Score
Mixed by – John Rodd and Anthony Lledo
Sound engineer – Giorgi Hristovski
Pro Tools Engineer – Boban Apostolov
Music Engineer – Scott Johnson
Final Re-recording Mixer – Johannes Rose


Genre: Sci-Fi / Comedy / Animation
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Length in minutes: 14
YEAR: 2018