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Inside the Hothouse 3

Inside the Hothouse 3

| 14 min
2006 7 films

Short, surprising and always entertaining! Watch a collection of one-minute animated shorts from our Hothouse animation mentorship program, past and present.


A look into the creative process and frenzy behind the third edition of the NFB Animation Hothouse. This zippy, mini-documentary reflects the youthful iconoclasm of the six emerging filmmakers and Jason Lee, the documentary director.

This film was produced as part of our Hothouse emerging filmmaker’s program

  • director
    Jason Lee
  • participant
    Elisabeth Belliveau
    Patrick Doyon
    Damien Hess
    Anne Koizumi
    Rachel Peters
    Kelly Sommerfeld
    Luigi Allemano
    Shira Avni
    Karla Baumgardner
    Michael Fukushima
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • sound recording
    Carrie Haber
  • music
  • re-recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • online editing
    Sylvain Desbiens
  • editing consultant
    Phyllis Lewis
    Claude Chevalier
  • digital imaging specialist
    Susan Gourley
  • technical coordination
    Julie Laperrière
    Samuel Lambert
  • studio administration
    Gisèle Guilbault
    Rosalina Di Sario
  • marketing manager
    Hélène Tanguay
  • executive producer
    David Verrall
  • producer
    Michael Fukushima


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Ages 16 to 17

Arts Education - Music
Media Education - Film and Video Production

A useful introduction to a study of Hothouse films. Discuss the creative processes that are involved in film production. Have students comment on the diversity of film topics that Hothouse produces. Is there a common thread linking their films?

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