Honorable Mention – this is how I lost my virginity (USA)

Title: this is how I lost my virginity
Runtime: 16 min
Country: USA
Director: Claire Chubbuck
Placement: Honorable Mention
Competition: September, 2020

Synopsis: ‘This is how I lost my virginity’ is a real story.

After being violently abducted off the streets, Sara Martinez is taken to a remote location, only to realize that her kidnapper is no stranger. Written and starring the young woman it actually happened to, the short materializes a moment that has defined her life as a woman – she endured a torturous love story between a thug and his unwilling bride.