In Hot and Tasty, the crime short film directed by Laura Jayne Hodkin, two drunk friends accidentally walk into a crime scene and face some unexpected events.
Hot and Tasty is Laura Jayne Hodkin’s graduation film from The Royal College of Art (2019). The script for this animation film is written by Laura Jayne Hodkin and Simona Mehandzhieva and voice actors are Anna Chloe Moorey and Emmy Rose.
Laura Jayne Hodkin is a London based animation director and artist with a love for creating funny, female characters and placing them in a world where they can be unapologetically themselves. She is represented as a director over at The Greenhouse.
Hot and Tasty is supported by Passion Pictures and has been screened at the following festivals and events:
- Calgary Underground Film Festival, Calgary, 2020
- Emergence Festival, Los Angeles, 2020
- 13th British Shorts Film Festival, Berlin, 2020
- Slamdance Film Festival, Utah, 2020
- London Short Film Festival, London 2020 *Random Acts Award Winner 2020
- Anima, Brussels, 2020
- BFI London Film Festival, London 2019
- Manchester Animation Festival, Manchester 2019
- London International Animation Festival, London 2019
- Funny Looking, Comedy Night, London, 2019
- Malt Adult #15, Ohio, 2019
- Cardiff Animation Nights, Cardiff 2019
- Spark Animation *Runner up 2D student film Vancouver 2019
- Cartoons Underground, Singapore 2019
- 15 Short Film Festival, North Carolina 2019
- Gojo Short Animation Gallery, Kyoto 2019
- Up Close and Personal with Mister Tibbs, London 2019
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