It's the year 2022 and life for all mankind has changed completely. Work, shopping and recreation must all be done at home. Everyone has to stay at home due to the global pandemic of 2020, as martial law has been instated everywhere.
Divorced, depressed and by himself, David finally takes the advice of his doctor to try to start dating online, the only way to meet people.
2 years of social distancing can't be too bad, right?
CupID-19 is a film about finding love in quarantine.
CupID-19 was written, directed and filmed from home, and stars Alfonso Aguirre as David, Ofonmbuk Solomon as Iman, Rianne Rivadeneira as Andrea and Cheri Ben-Dov as Esther.
Cast filmed in April of 2020, adhering to the social distancing guidelines issued by the US government.
MARCH 4, 2021: CupID-19 was honored WINNER of the
Global Choice Jury Award from the
MAY 29, 2020: CupID-19 was selected SEMI-FINALIST at the
2020 Quarantini Film Festival in Los Angeles!
MAY 24, 2020: CupID-19 is now part of the official selection of the
2020 Montreal International Indie Short Film Awards !
MAY 18, 2020: CupID-19 is now part of the official selection of the
2020 Illume Short Film Festival !
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Cheri Ben-Dov plays 'Esther'.
Cheri was born in San Francisco, California and moved to Israel at the age of 4. Had a passion for acting since a very young age. Wrote and played first skit at Junior High end of year celebration, “The Snobs”. Majored in High School Theatre Division and before going to Military worked with a local agency in Tel Aviv for awhile. Returned to the USA at the age of 21 to work as a Hebrew Speaker Flight Attendant and later developed a career in Fashion Retail management. Today actively pursuing Film ,TV sitcom and commercial acting.
Cheri is represented by Page Parkes Corporation - Texas.
Rianne Rivadeneira plays 'Andrea'.
Rianne Rivadeneira is a bilingual TV and film actor and spokesperson. A native Spanish speaker from Ecuador with English fluency, she is passionate about spreading positive messages both in business settings and through her acting work.
Rivadeneira has been acting since the age 5. Even as a child, she knew her life’s work was as a communicator and performer. She’s compounded her experience over the years as a life-long learner, which is evident in her flexibility and range of communication and acting services she offers. Amongst many acting credits, she worked as a TV host in Ecuador and appears in the indie film, The Lion Killer (2018).
Rianne is represented by Pastorini-Bosby Talent Agency - Texas.
Ofonmbuk Solomon plays 'Iman'.
Ofon is a Doctor of Pharmacy, an NASM certified personal trainer and CEO of OfonFitness.com
Ofon received her Bachelors of Science in chemistry from Spelman College and her Doctors of Pharmacy degree from Florida A &M University.
She is also a professional bodybuilder in the figure division by Naturally Fit Federation (NFF) and has competed and recently won a national show for the National Physique Committee (NPC).
Ofonmbuk is also experienced in modeling and motivational speaking.
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