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What if you spent every day looking for One Beautiful Thing?

Tiny Tearjerker

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Phil Beastall

UK filmmaker/producer Phil Beastall wanted to create a short film showing the true spirit of Christmas without all the commercialism and the “corporate voices.” So he wrote and produced this lovely, simple short film, Love is a Gift.

Although the video only cost Beastall $64 to make, it has been receiving awards and rave reviews since it was first released in 2014. As one review I read said, it “has garnered a more emotional response than most major blockbusters.” When you watch this little gem, it will be immediately apparent why it’s touched so many people.

You can see all of Beastall’s videos on his YouTube channel.

Author: Donna from MyOBT

I have committed to spending part of every day looking for at least one beautiful thing, and sharing what I find with you lovelies!

29 thoughts on “Tiny Tearjerker

  1. So beautiful! …. Snif, snif.

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  2. thank you Donna, what a beautiful message.

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  3. This was actually really sad :c definitely not the cozy little clay-mation that I was expecting!

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  4. Man that was a tear jerker I didn’t know the direction this video was going…

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  5. Oh my. How lovely!!! And I’m now missing my mother so much . . .

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  7. Such a fantastic post!! Thank you so much for sharing this super story, Donna!!!
    xoxoxo

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