Will Ferrell’s Elf has become one of the most adored Christmas movie watches for many, so let’s take a peek behind the scenes and ruin all the magic!

Not really, for the featurette below has some fascinating info on the making of Elf, and filmmaking in general.

Possibly the biggest takeaway is that the New York footage was done via a style that rhymes with Elf, stealth! Yes, the Santa-like guy clad in red wasn’t an actor…

Elf at JB Hi-Fi.