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FILM KLAXON: SO LET ME TELL YOU A LITTLE STORY.
9 May 2024

In 2023, DAVID featured a spot for the Tony Hudgell Foundation directed by Sam Huntley. The bond between Hudgell and Huntley has led to 'So Let Me Tell You a Little Story', a short film that premieres on Tuesday 14th May in London thanks to Marshall Street Editors.

Hudgell was forty-one days old when he was attacked by his birth parents, resulting in, among other things, organ failure, multiple fractures, and a double leg amputation. Just a few years later, Hudgell walked ten kilometres on crutches and raised £1.7 million for the hospital that saved his life.


He has no idea why his "old parents" did what they did to him, but also too busy to dwell on the past. So long as other children are at risk of physical, emotional, and psychological abuse, Hudgell will do what he can to help. A traffic jam may have caused him to miss the King's garden party, but we hope 'So Let Me Tell You a Little Story' makes up for it.

Huntley and editor Toby Conway-Hughes will also do a 35km sponsored walk from Soho to Hudgell's home in Kent (click here to chuck a few doubloons their way and make those blisters more tolerable). For more information about the premiere at All is Joy Studios, call S J O'Mara on 020 7434 0101 or email sj@mse.tv.

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