Whether in person, over an awkward video call or just a quick message, making time for the ones you love is what makes the holidays so special. This year, the holiday magic will look and feel a little bit different.

That could be one reason why Coca-Cola asked director and Academy member Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit) to create their annual holiday commercial. Waititi’s heartwarming spot follows a dad’s journey across the world just to deliver his daughter’s letter to Santa. Because when it comes down to it, the holiday season is not about paying for presents, but about paying it forward.

Get your box of tissues ready, and enjoy!