Trinidad & Tobago | 2019 | 14 mins
A teenage girl finds that becoming a glamorous soca-music dancer is a lot harder than she first reckoned.
After graduating from the School of Visual Arts NY with a degree in film, Maya Cozier returned to her home country, Trinidad, to write and direct her first feature film She Paradise. The She Paradise script won the Take One film feature film grant and premiered at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival. Maya’s previous short films have shown at festivals internationally winning awards at Curacao International Film Festival and Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival.