David Knight - 8th Dec 2008

There's no getting around it. It's coming, and we might as well get used to it.

So here is your first video of the season of good cheer, with a recreation of the spirit of Christmas past for The Wombats by their old chums Thirtytwo, featuring lots of eye-watering knitwear and an post-modern celebrity cameo by Les Dennis.

Actually it's a rather good start to all things festive.

A combination of the Wombats' proper indie pop songwriting and the old home-movie stylings of Is This Christmas get quite close to the reality of the whole business - a moment of excitement, followed by hours of tedium - until the boys decide to play with their presents.

Look, if we all work together, we can get through this...

Watch 'The Wombats’ Is This Christmas? by Thirtytwo' here

PRO Credits

Credits

Directorthirtytwo
ProducerSarah Tognazzi
Director of PhotographyEd Rutherford
Editorthirtytwo

David Knight - 8th Dec 2008

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