Christmas is coming. Indian and Cowboy are eagerly waiting for their presents. Overexcited by the organisation of the celebration, they fight and accidentally destroy the Yule log on which Horse was putting the final touch.
Original title: Panique au Village "La Bûche de Noël"
Vincent Patar (1965) and Stéphane Aubier (1964) are Belgian writers and animation filmmakers who met at the School of Visual Arts in Brussels in 1986 and have been an inseparable animation duo ever since. From the "Pic Pic André Shoow" to "A Town Called Panic" they have created funny and outrageous worlds using a variety of animation techniques. Alongside Benjamin Renner, they were nominated and awarded around the globe for their co-direction on the feature film "Ernest & Celestine". Their TV special "A Town Called Panic: The Christmas Log" was in competition at Annecy 2014 and received a Cartoon d'or.
see bio Vincent Patar n° 1707
Country: Belgium, France
Year of production: 2013
Running time: 26 min
Category: TV special
Techniques used: 2D Computer
Target public: Teens, Adults, , Family, Young adults
Directed by: Vincent PATAR, Stéphane AUBIER
Production: PANIQUE !, Vincent TAVIER, Nicolas SCHMERKIN, BEAST ANIMATION, Ben TESSEUR
Distribution: AUTOUR DE MINUIT, Nicolas SCHMERKIN