Christmas with the Musifants is the story of two Musifants, Charlie and Grandpa Gunther, who head off in search of the world’s most musifantastic Christmas tree. But deep in the snowy forest, all the trees are already taken. While Grandpa Gunther gets into the holiday spirit by singing witty reinterpretations of Christmas songs, Charlie learns about the forest dwellers’ festive rituals. In the end, their neighbor Mr McCowan surprises them by presenting the perfect fir tree and Grandpa Gunther’s
favourite Christmas dish is served.
Christmas with the Musifants premiered on KiKA in December 2020. A musical mini TV series (7 x 4’) of the Musifants was broadcast in 2020 on the German children‘s channel KiKA. A second and third season of the musical mini TV series is in development. Three of the seven episodes have been shown at numerous festivals worldwide in New York, Chicago, Amsterdam, Rio de Janeiro, Moscow and Hong Kong.
The Musifants were created by producer and director Meike Fehre of Ahoi Film and creative director Sabine Dully of Dully Dully. Ahoi Film specialises in cutout- and collage techniques and has successfully produced award-winning short films shown for festivals and exhibitions all over the world. Sabine Dully focuses on illustration and has created several children books, apps and Character Designs for internet & TV.