Modern Whore

Modern Whore

University student by day, escort by night, Andrea Werhun led a secret life under the alias “Mary Ann.” To her horror, Andrea discovers outrageous online reviews of Mary Ann's sexual performance written by self-proclaimed “hobbyists.” In this hybrid documentary, hobbyist and escort perspectives collide with hilarious and revealing results. And when the sex work narrative is controlled by johns, there are darker consequences than just a bad Memoir," the acclaimed illustrated art book created in collaboration with the film's director, Nicole Bazuin. review. Modern Whore is a rare sex work narrative told and performed by the sex worker herself. The film is an adaptation of "Modern Whore: A

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Director

Nicole Bazuin

Credits

Director: Nicole Bazuin
Executive Producer: Nicole Bazuin, Andrea Werhun, Jonas Diamond
Producer: Lisa Baylin
Screenwriter: Nicole Bazuin
Cinematographer: Nina Djacic
Editor: Nicole Bazuin
Production Designer: Chareese McLaughlin
Sound Designer: Daenen Bramberger
Principal Cast: Andrea Werhun, Michael Cuddy, John Marcucci, Chester Brown, Patrick Orr, Mark LaPointe
Additional Credits: Line Producer: Gina Lomas, Visual Effects: Alex Kingsmill, Script Supervisor: Shawna Edward, Wardrobe and Makeup: Paul Langill, Assistant Director: Rachael Arundel, Assistant Camera: Aaron McMurtry, Gaffer: Dakota Mazzuca, Sound Recordist: Bridget Tang, 2nd AC: Monica Meng, Grip: Edward Hernandez

Contact

Public Film Contact
Nicole Bazuin
iThentic
bazuin.n@gmail.com
4162097427
Publicity Contact
Amy Saunders
amy@wearealphapr.com
647-282-0269
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Hybrid
Screening Section: Documentary Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Documentary Short
Country: Canada
Language: English
Runtime: 11 mins