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Hot Mess


Hot Mess

Feature Film


“One of the Best Films of 2019” - The Curb

Stuck in the angst of wondering who she is and what she's meant to be doing with her life, Loz - a 25 year-old aspiring playwright - finally thinks she's found the answer to all her issues.

Its name is Dave.

Written & directed by Lucy Coleman and produced by Sheila Jayadev, Lyn Norfor (Emerald Productions) & Martin Thorne (Vandal), Hot Mess is coming to screens in 2019.

Hot Mess became an Aussie festival hit, and made its international debut at SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL!

It was selected by SIFF Artistic Director Beth Barrett as one of the festivals must see films alongside Bo Burnham’s Eight Grade and Desiree Akhavan’s The Miseducation of Cameron Post.

HOT MESS was named one of the Top 30 Australian films of the decade by The Curb!

One of the Best Films of 2019… it’s immediately clear that Lucy Coleman is one of the most exciting new voices in Australian cinema” - The Curb.

"Hot Mess is a warm and wonderful work from a very exciting new voice in Australian comedy.” - Film Ink.

"Lucy Coleman's Winning Comedy "Hot Mess" Is Anything But" Review:

It has also been featured as one of the new female voiced films hitting Perth Rev Fest in Mamamia!

HOT MESS will be hitting Australia screens in 2019! Distributed by FilmInk Presents.

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