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Title: Special Delivery
Director: Macaulay, Eunice, Weldon, John
Year: 1978
Length: 07 min 07 s

The first big mistake Ralph makes is not clearing the snow from the front walk, and his life goes downhill from that point on. By the end of the story, the mailman has fatally slipped on his job, Alice, his wife, doesn't live there anymore, and Ralph resolves to stop worrying--about the body, his wife, and the front walk.

Story
John Weldon

Story
Eunice Macaulay

Direction
John Weldon

Direction
Eunice Macaulay

Animation
John Weldon

Animation
Eunice Macaulay

Narration
Sandy Sanderson

Music
Karl Duplessis

Animation camera
Raymond Dumas

Animation camera
Simon Leblanc

Re-recording
Jean-Pierre Joutel

Re-recording
Michel Descombes

Administration
Diane Bergeron

Producer
Derek Lamb

Technique(s) used

Animated drawings