In the midst of writers block and the anxiety that comes with it, a young writer finds himself in a situation that blurs the lines of fact and fiction, as he connects with another writer in crisis who has invaded his space, bringing both in intrigue and danger.

Director: Hannah Michielsen

Writer: Paul Carere

Producers: Jennifer Haufler and Katalina Koveces

Director of Photography: Justin Black

Editor: James Vandewater

Composer: Nick Storring


Daniel Maslany

Eileen Li

Daniel Jun

* In association with Lacuna Productions

Ingredients has won several awards at festivals around the world. 

Directors Guild of Canada Award Nominee - Best Short Film

Toronto International Women Film Festival - Best Narrative Short

World-fest Houston - Platinum Remi Award Winner

AIMAFF - Best Cinematography

Best Shorts Competition September 2020 - Award of Merit with Special Mention - Short Film, Directing, Lead Actor, Lead Actress, Cinematography 

Reale Film Festival - Best Movie Poster

Red Movie Awards - Best Actress Winner: Eileen Li, Honorable Mention for Best Actor: Daniel Maslany

USA Film Festival - Finalist

Yorkton Film Festival - Nominee

Blood In The Snow Film Festival - Official Selection

Vancouver Independent Film Festival - Official Selection