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 "It does not happen very often that a short film is funny as hell. Right from the start, the film amazes us by its gorgeous cinematography, with its Sherlock Holmes concept, turning into a really gorgeous piece to watch."

Dana's co-written superhero web series; The Supers, the Stoners and the Big Bad  can currently be viewed on Bell Fibe TV1 in Canada. She has written and co-produced three short films; Case of the Massey Bodice Ripping directed by Karen Knox (Best Short Venice Short Film Festival, Honourable Mention Grand Budapest Film Festival, Canadian Film Festival, Highball TV), Satisfaction, the short directed by Kat Webber (Platinum Award Houston International Film Festival, Audience Choice Award Toronto Short Film Festival, Puerto Rico Horror Film Festival, New York Fright Fest) and Poker Night (Just For Laughs Montreal, Portland Comedy Film Festival) directed by Dana and Mark Clearview.  

Dana is also co-founder of the theatre company; Keystone Theatre and co-creator of their three successful shows; Gold Fever (NOW magazine top ten new fringe plays), The Last Man on Earth (best of fest Winnipeg, Calgary and Edmonton Fringe) and The Belle of Winnipeg (Dora Mavor Award Best Musical Composition).  She also co-wrote Asylum by the Lake, which premiered at the Edmonton Fringe Festival. 

Summer 2023, Dana directed her first solo short film; Night Terror, co-written with Davida Aronovitch. Spring 2024, Dana's thriller movie-of-the-week, Sweet Deceit, heads into production with the Lifetime Network. She is currently in development for season two of The Supers, the Stoners and the Big Bad. 



Satisfaction the short
Poker Night


  • Platinum Remi Award Houston WorldFest

  • Audience Choice Award, Toronto Short Film Festival

Bodice Ripping 

  • Best Short, Venice Short Film Festival

  • Honourable Mention, Grand Budapest Film Festival


  • Puerto Rico Horror Film Festival

  • New York Fright Fest

  • Houston WorldFest

  • Toronto Short Film Festival

Case of the Massey Bodice Ripping 

  • Cannes Short Film Corner

  • Venice Short Film Festival

  • Grand Budapest Film Festival

  • Canadian Film Fest

  • National Screen Institute Online Festival


Poker Night

      *  Portland Comedy Festival

     * Just For Laughs: Eat My Shorts

The Supers, the Stoners and the Big Bad

  • London International Web & Short Film Festival 'Best Web-Series'




Poker Night Written and Directed by Mark Clearview and Dana Fradkin

Satisfaction Written by Dana Fradkin

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