Stacie E. Hawkins is an independent filmmaker originally from the Midwest who now lives in Los Angeles, She received her M.F.A. in Film & TV Production from Chapman University.
Her feature, The Rise and Fall of Miss Thang, is about a tap dancer who finds her way back to dance after a family tragedy. It won Best Feature at both The San Francisco Women's Film Festival and The Independent Black Film Festival of Nashville and is streaming on Tubi TV.
Stacie currently has two shorts on the festival circuit and her original one-hour fantasy pilot script was selected for the 2022 Gotham TV Series Lab. She has also been a finalist for the 2022 Orchard Episodic Lab and the 2021 Nantucket Screenwriters Colony.
Feature currently available on Amazon Prime