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FTC Farmers' Santa Parade

Television (Full Length) – 1985

The Farmers' Santa Parade is an iconic event in the lead-up to Christmas. Here, New Zealand's biggest Santa Parade is seen through the eyes of seven-year-old Sally. This is the 52nd annual parade, and the crowds pack Auckland's CBD to experience the excitement. The behind the scenes preparations include decorating floats, character dress ups, and a helicopter monitoring traffic and parking. As the parade winds its way through the streets, Sally waits for her big moment with the big red man himself — Santa Claus.

Key Cast & Crew

Gilly Tyler

Director

Chris Cooper

Director

Ricky Stratful

Producer

Diane Revell

Videotape Editor

Peter Newman

Outside Broadcast Supervisor

Ken Law

Outside Broadcast Supervisor

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