A Heartwarming Christmas Ad About a Bear and His Friend the Hare

The Bear & the Hare” is a heartwarming 2013 Christmas advertisement by John Lewis about a Hare that gives its Bear friend an alarm clock so he doesn’t miss out on Christmas by hibernating.

The animation combines 2D hand-drawn animation with stop motion and 3D model sets. Here’s more on how it was made:

video 1 via John Lewis Retail, video 2 via Blink

via The Daily Mail