Rankin-Bass

The Animated Holiday Specials Of Rankin-Bass

Rick Goldschmidt’s new book looks at the Rankin-Bass TV special “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”

Rick Goldschmidt’s new book looks at the Rankin-Bass TV special “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”

Holiday traditions run the gamut. Some include a special meal or a once a year travel destination, for others they include unwrapping and carefully hanging decorations on the Christmas tree. For an Oaklawn man, this is the time of year when his passion takes center stage. First Light host Brian O’Keefe visited with Rick Goldschmidt

Rick Goldschmidt released his sixth book on the animation of Rankin-Bass in November

Rick Goldschmidt released his sixth book on the animation of Rankin-Bass in November

A small sample of Rick Goldschmidt’s Rankin-Bass collection displayed on top of the refrigerator in the kitchen of his Oak Lawn home

A small sample of Rick Goldschmidt’s Rankin-Bass collection displayed on top of the refrigerator in the kitchen of his Oak Lawn home