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For the first time ever Cinema Femme Short Film Fest is having in-person screenings in Chicago. For Shorts Program 1 we elevate and celebrate Chicago women and non-binary filmmakers and their work.

Q&A with Shorts Program 1 filmmakers on April 28, 2023, 8 PM Central on our YouTube Channel.

Filmmaker Q&A moderated by Clare Cooney ("Relative", "Runner" and coming soon her feature directorial debut "Departing Seniors") WATCH NOW

As the brutal Chicago winter draws near, Deirdre, Helen and Jennefer—avid open water swimmers—make a pact to continue their daily sunrise swim through the snow and ice. This commitment becomes their salvation from lockdown and helps alleviate each of their personal struggles as the pandemic rages on.
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  • Runtime
    16 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
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  • Director
    Samantha Sanders
  • Producer
    Samantha Sanders
  • Executive Producer
    Steven H. Cohen, Paula M. Froehle
  • Cast
    Jennefer Hoffman, Deirdre Hamill-Squiers, Helen Wagner
  • Editor
    John Farbrother