Monday, December 23, 2019

Christmas Stories Resource Page: Literature, Film and Television

Charles Dickens 

Marley's Bowels of Compassion (or Lack Thereof)

The Reception of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" in Greece

Charles Dickens' "The Cricket on the Hearth"

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Match Girl"

Russian Tales 

Greek Tales

Christmas in Greek Literature

Christ at the Castle: Papadiamantis’ Tale Captures the Genuine Spirit of Christmas

"The Gleaner: A Christmas Story" by Alexandros Papadiamantis

"The Slacker's Christmas" (Alexandros Papadiamantis)

"The Christmas Bread" (Alexandros Papadiamantis)

"The Cantankerous Man": A Christmas Story by Alexandros Moraitidis

"John the Blessed": A New Year's Eve Tale by Photios Kontoglou

"All-Bright Theophany": A Short Story by Alexandros Papadiamantis

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde's "The Happy Prince"

Henry van Dyke

"The Story of the Other Wise Man" (1989 - Animation)

Movie: "The Fourth Wise Man" (1985)

O. Henry

O. Henry's "The Gift of the Magi"

Silent Films

"Massacre of the Innocents" (a silent film from the 1910's)

"It's A Wonderful Life" 
Films About Jesus