New York Film Academy Guest Speakers
DIRECTOR | WRITER | PRODUCER
Sarah Pirozek is a writer, director, and producer from England. After attending Saint Martin’s School of Art and the Whitney Museum’s ISP, she pursued a career directing fashion clips, Hip-Hop music videos and award-winning national commercials and docs, including Free Tibet with the Beastie Boys, which went on to win ‘Best of Fest’ at Edinburgh IFF.
Her work has been commissioned by Sundance Channel, VH1, NatGeo, AMC, Lifetime, BBC, TLC, CNN, TNT, NBC, PBS, V2, Atlantic, Sony, Jive, Electra, Tommy Boy, Universal, Geffen, MTV, HBO, and Channel 4 TV UK. Pirozek’s scripts have been nominated as finalists by Slamdance, ScreenCraft, Austin FF, and The Page Awards.
Pirozek‘s debut feature, #LIKE, screened at multiple festivals, winning titles such as ‘Best Producer’, ‘Best Script’ and a nomination for ‘Best Indie.’
#LIKE, Free Tibet