The Town That Banned Christmas

Release Date:2006

aka: A Merry Little Christmas

the town that banned christmas


John Dowling Jr.

Karl Fink

Writer:P.J. McIlvaine


Matt McCoy

Jane Sibbett

Adam Ferrara

Carol Alt

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Locations of L.I. Shoots:

Filmed in the neighboring communities of Greenlawn, Centerport, Northport and East Northport (aerial view)

~ Thanks to Donna McKenna, Casting Director and Co-Producer, who brought the movie to my attention and provided some location information


The Town That Banned Christmas (aka: A Merry Little Christmas) was an Official Selection of the Long Island International Film Expo (LIIFE) in 2006. It is a comedy that takes a look at what happens when a community holiday decorating contest gets out of control.

Of Interest:

Adam Ferrara, a Long Island native, won the LIIFE Award asBest Actorfor hisperformance in the film.

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