Sleepover Secrets

An imagined gathering of past and present selves where time is fluid and sisterhood is real. And safe.

  • Patricia Christakos
    Director
  • Patricia Christakos
    Writer
  • Patricia Christakos
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Experimental
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 56 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 1, 2021
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Patricia Christakos

Patricia Christakos is an experimental filmmaker, writer and photographer. She recently received a MFA degree in Media Arts from Maine Media College in Rockport, Maine. She lives in southwest Florida and central New York state.

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Director Statement

In Sleepover Secrets I collect fragments of found and original footage to reconstruct a familiar American coming-of-age ritual. The film depicts how a sleepover feels: its rhythms, colors and dreams. Sleepover time is fluid and decidedly female.