Director: Chaconne Martin-Berkowicz
United States, 2022, 16 min
Cast:Allegra Leguizamo, Sara Silva, Isabelle Gillette, Ezekiel Goodman
Crew:Writer: Chaconne Martin-Berkowicz. Producers: Cailin Lobb-Rabe, Chaconne Martin-Berkowicz, Gia Rigoli, Vero Kompalic. Director of Photography : Gemma Doll-Grossman. Production designer: Marina Pérez. Editor: Cecilia Delgado, Max Bowens
The night of a sorority hazing event, Scotty, a college freshman, must make an impression on the older girl she wants as her “big”. As the night goes on, Scotty realizes how far she’s willing to go to prove herself. Power dynamics are not what they seem.
About the director
Chaconne is a writer & director originally from Portland, Oregon, now living between LA and NYC. She tells raw, sensual stories about female relationships, sexuality and the moral grey areas in which they exist. Chaconne wrote for Amazon's TV series 'Cruel Intentions', and previously 'I Know What You Did Last Summer'. Her short film, 'In Sync', premiered at Maryland Film Festival 2021 and is streaming on NoBudge. Her most recent short, 'Scotty’s Vag', premiered at SXSW 2023, and won the Best Narrative Short Jury Award at Atlanta Film Festival.