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Hot Stuff

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

This humorous animation film retraces man's carelessness with fire, from its discovery to the present day. Early man is warned that he must keep fire under control, but he gradually ignores this warning. Overloaded sockets, smoldering cigarettes and other fire hazards result in the destruction of life and property.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Hot Stuff

    Directed by: Zlatko GRGIC

    Country: Canada

    Year of production: 1971

    Running time: 09 min 09 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film out of competition

    Techniques used: drawing on cels

  • Credits

    Directed by: Zlatko GRGIC

    Production: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA

    Animation: Zlatko Grgic

    Camera: Simon Leblanc

    Music: Bill Brooks