Creator of Monstrous Femme Films
Hannah May Cumming is an award winning, British-South African filmmaker currently residing in Portland, OR. Her work is an amalgamation of queer and feminist horror, camp, and her love of retro design and fashion. She created and co-founded the feminist horror collective Monstrous Femme Films in 2018 with the sex positive neo-giallo FANATICO, currently streaming on ALTER. She then wrote and co-directed the '70s summer camp creature featurette Camp Calypso in 2019. In 2021 she directed and co-wrote the '70s prom night pro-choice body horror, BABY FEVER, slated for release in 2022. She also works as a director's assistant and production coordinator in the film industry.. She is currently 24 years old and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Film from Portland State University in 2020.
Nominated for Best Comedy Short and Best Ensemble Cast
BABY FEVER
FilmQuest
Provo, Utah
2022
Best Short Film
BABY FEVER
Grimmfest
Manchester
2022
TBA
BABY FEVER
Screamfest LA
Los Angeles, California
2022
Best Production Design
BABY FEVER
Brooklyn Horror Film Festival
New York City, New York
2022
Nominated for Best Horror Short, Best Actress, and Best Actor
BABY FEVER
HorrorOrigins
Tucson, Arizona
2022
Audience Choice Award
BABY FEVER
Portland Horror Film Festival
Portland, OR
2022
Best Director, Best Film
BABY FEVER
Videofest is the Future Film Festival
Portland, OR
2022
Best Short Film
BABY FEVER
North Bend Film Festival
North Bend, Washington
2022
Best Cinematography
Fanatico
Horror Films in Hotlanta
Atlanta
2019
Best Actress
Fanatico
Oregon Scream Week
Portland
2019
GRAND PRIZE WINNER - 1st Place
BABY FEVER
Killer Shorts
Best Crime Film
Fanatico
Hollywood Blood Horror Festival
Hollywood
Best Actress
Fanatico
Hollywood Blood Horror Festival
Hollywood
Official Selection
Fanatico
Indie Horror Film Festival
Dekalb, IL
"Abby Normal" Award for Innovation
Fanatico
Portland Horror Film Festival
Portland, Oregon
Official Selection
Fanatico
Crypticon Horror Film Festival
Seattle, Washington
College
Portland State University
Film
2016Present
Birth Date
January 13, 1998
Nickname
Hannibal
Birth City
Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Current City
Portland, Oregon
Hometown
Liverpool, England
Height
5'3
Gender
Female
Ethnicity
White
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Capricorn
Creator of Monstrous Femme Films