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Flick Out; Christmas Aftermath


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Flick Out
Christmas Aftermath
Series Description

Originally aired on May 22, 1968 as a four and a half hour marathon showcasing young filmmakers. Hosted by Standish Lawder, Yale University film professor, “Flick Out” gave viewers the chance to watch some of the most creative films being produced at that time. It included short documentaries, film essays, animated cartoons and full-length features that illuminated the art of film.

Beginning in July 1968, “Flickout” became a weekly half-hour series, produced by Henry Morgenthau, showing experimental films from both new, young filmmakers, and established craftsmen. Whenever possible Morgenthau interviews the filmmaker whose work is being shown. Series release date: 5/22/1968

Program Description

A selection of animated films by children studying with Yvonne Anderson at the Yellow Ball Workshop Projects Incorporated Cellar Door Cinema, Newtown Center Arts Center.



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Film and Television
Morgenthau III, Henry (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Flick Out; Christmas Aftermath,” 12/10/1968, GBH Archives, accessed July 23, 2024,
MLA: “Flick Out; Christmas Aftermath.” 12/10/1968. GBH Archives. Web. July 23, 2024. <>.
APA: Flick Out; Christmas Aftermath. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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