Saturday Night Live

Narrator and Santa States

“The Narrator that Ruined Christmas”

Chel White’s animated short for SNL’s Saturday TV Funhouse. In November of 2001, shortly after the Sept. 11th tragedy, Saturday Night Live and Robert Smigel hired Chel White to direct the stop motion animation for this satirical short film. It was written by Smigel, Louis CK, Michael Gordon, and Stephen Colbert. It features the voices of mainly SNL cast members.

 

“Santa and the States”

This satirical short was created just after the 2004 re-election of George W. Bush. Directed by Chel White for SNL’s TV Funhouse. Produced at BENT.