Director: Maya Cozier
Cast: Onessa Nestor, Kimberly Crichton, Chelsey Rampersad, Danisia Latchman, Kern Mollineau, Michael Cherrie
Genres: Drama, Dance, Women and Film
Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Films
Seventeen-year-old Sparkle discovers a free spirited group of Soca dancers at a car show in the bustling streets of downtown Trinidad. Enamored by the glimpse of sisterhood, she uses her wit to convince them to take her under their wing. The women bring Sparkle into a dizzying nightlife of partying, glamour, and money, but as things spiral out of control, Sparkle is forced to make some tough decisions.
"'She Paradise' is a love letter not only to the autonomy of a young Black woman but the culture of a proud island nation, too." -Robert Daniels, The Playlist