The Weekend

The Weekend

Gregg Pinto, a filmmaker, invites a group of his closest friends to a getaway at a villa on Trinidad’s north coast to celebrate his fortieth birthday. This is supposed to be a memorable weekend commemorating this milestone. In a house filled with clashing personalities, lies and deceptions, what could possibly go wrong?


The Weekend


Sean Hodgkinson

Year of Release:



Trinidad & Tobago



Type / Genre:

Narrative Short


30 minutes




  • Wed 20 Sept, 8.30pm, MovieTowne POS Screen 8 Q+A
  • Thur 21 Sept, 8.30pm, MovieTowne Tobago
  • Sun 24 Sept, 9.30pm, MovieTowne POS Screen 7 Q+A
  • Sun 24 Sept, 9.30pm, MovieTowne San Fernando

World Premiere

About the Director(s):

Sean Hodgkinson

Sean Hodgkinson

Sean Hodgkinson is a writer, producer and director from Trinidad + Tobago.  He has a degree in environmental policy and geography from Brock University, Canada. On to Trinidad, he worked as a production co-ordinator in the local film industry, then went on to a certificate in filmmaking from the London Film Academy. He is best known for A Story About Wendy (2012), A Story About Wendy 2 (2014) and Trafficked (2015). The Weekend is his latest film,

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