About the film
The First Christmas : The Story of the First Christmas Snow
Release Date: December 19, 1975
|Production Companies||:||Rankin/Bass Productions|
|Director||:||Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr.|
A young shepherd, Lucas, is blinded by lightening, and some kindly nuns at a nearby abbey take him in. Sister Catherine describes snow to Lucas, who has never seen it. Lucas gets chosen to play an angel in the abbey's Christmas pageant, and the Christmas snow that falls during the pageant works a small miracle.