Heartbroken after a bad breakup, Angie finds comfort in her best friend Abigail, who helps her sign up for a dating app. Angie’s new online suitor, however, is not what he seems.

Screens in program VIFF Short Forum: Programme 3


Includes an interview with Director: Hannah Cheesman

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Hannah Cheesman

Deragh Cambpell, Michaela Kurimsky
Cinematographer John Ker
Editor Lindsay Allikas
Production Design Cordelia D'Amboise
Music Alaska B
Production Company Aiken Heart Films
Source Aiken Heart Films
Canada 2020 12 min. English Official Website


Please note that VIFF 2020 online films can be viewed in British Columbia only.

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Hannah Cheesman’s writing and directing credits include shorts Brunch Bitch (2013), Cheese (2016), Emmy (2017), The Afterlifetime of Colm Feore (2019) and feature film The Definites (2016). She writes for television (Workin’ Moms, Find Me in Paris), web (Whatever, Linda) and directs commercials. Most recently, Hannah wrote and directed Succor, starring Deragh Campbell (Anne at 13,000 Feet) and Michaela Kurimsky (Firecrackers). Currently, Hannah is directing feature thriller Cesura (Circle Blue).

The Definites (2016)