1989 Official Selection, film index

Barney's Christmas Surprise

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Barney is an old English sheepdog who dreams of stardom. He lives in a world of dogs, Cornelia, Desmond, Mr Prophet, and with his friend Roger, the mouse. In this episode, Barney receives a surprise visit at Christmas and is able to give Mr Prophet a special present.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Barney's Christmas Surprise

    Directed by: Reg LODGE

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1989

    Running time: 05 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Reg LODGE

    Production: TVC LONDON, John COATES


    Script: Peter Bonnici sur une idée originale de Sherley-Anne Lewis

    Graphics: Lisa Kopper

    Sets: Loraine Marshall, Milly McMillan

    Animation: TV Cartoon LTD

    Camera: Roger Chandler

    Music: Colin Frechter

    Sound: John Woods Studios

    Editing: Taylor Grant

    Voice: Tim Brooke-Taylor, Harry Enfield, Enn Reitel, Jan Ravens