Hot Stuff

Hot Stuff

                                Hot Stuff
| 9 min

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This humorous animation film traces man's carelessness with fire, from the moment that the gods take pity on humankind and give them fire 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.

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Hot Stuff, Zlatko Grgić, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • story
    Don Arioli
  • direction
    Zlatko Grgić
  • animation
    Zlatko Grgić
  • assistant
    Hugh Foulds
    Bozenna Heczko
    Judith Potterton
    Jana Bendova
    Mimi Parent
    Wayne Morris
    Louise Lahache
    Dianne Falls
    Eva Szasz
    Linda Scovill
  • music
    Bill Brooks
  • music consultant
    Donald Douglas
  • sound effects
    Bill Graziadei
  • voice
    Don Arioli
    Gerald Budner
    John Howe
  • animation camera
    Simon Leblanc
  • re-recording
    George Croll
  • production
    Wolf Koenig
    Robert Verrall

  • Sk8artomCollins

    I Seen This on Cartoon Network Programming TV Series Show Call O Canada Since January 8, 1997 – March 6, 2002 It featured a selection of animated shorts From Canada mostly from the archives of the National Film Board of Canada and Some of the animated shorts featured were part of the NFB's Canada Vignettes collection of shorts first produced for CBC Television One of Shorts Was This One Hot Stuff This is The Bests Animated Shorts of All Time!

    Sk8artomCollins, 17 Jan 2015
  • SCoulter91

    I watched so many of Zlatko Grgic's animations as a kid (born 91), and when I stumbled upon this website and "Hot Stuff" I was overjoyed. It still makes me laugh so hard! I love it!

    SCoulter91, 29 Oct 2014
  • Snodgerino

    Man, I loved this as a kid! It freaked me out!

    Snodgerino, 12 Oct 2011

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