DIRECTOR

Angela Besharah is an award winning Director, Actor and Producer. Her most recent short film Rive won Best Foreign Drama in Atlanta this summer.  

Angela has directed over a dozen plays, 7 of which were original productions. Karla & Grif  had a sold out run, You Said Love was extended by audience demand, The Keeper’s Secret and MAD5/still alive both received 4 star reviewsThe Churkendoose broke box office records and The Way was voted a Toronto Star Producer’s Pick. Her first production, Just Another Day on the Hunt, won Best Direction and Best Production at the Hart House Drama Festival while more recents The BearSailor’s Song, By A Thread and Echoes all received rave reviews

Her first short film, Now & Then, did the festival tour and was was featured in The New York TimesShe's directed documentary shorts for TVO’s Get Involved and assisted with the direction on the feature Fondi ’91. She is currently in pre-production for two more shorts.