A Hollywood villa on a sultry summer night. The escort does what he was hired to do and gives his client the illusion he has paid for. “I’ll make you a star”, the customer says, before the tide turns abruptly and the power dynamics are unsettled. A revenge movie of the queer kind.
by Antonio Marziale
with Antonio Marziale, Cole Doman, Jonathan Slavin
USA 2022 English 14’ Colour


  • Antonio Marziale
  • Cole Doman
  • Jonathan Slavin


Written and Directed by Antonio Marziale
Cinematography Matthew Pothier
Editing Will Mayo
Art Director Anjelica Vasquez
Sound Design Bobb Barrito
Music James William Blades, Taul Katz, Dusty Moon
Producer Eli Raskin

Produced by

Field Trip

Antonio Marziale

Born in London, UK, he grew up in Switzerland. He studied acting at the Carnegie Mellon University and has starred in Alex Strangelove and the series Altered Carbon. His debut film as a director is Starfuckers for which he also wrote the screenplay.


2022 Starfuckers; short film

Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2022