Sophie Sartain

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Sophie Sartain

Sophie Sartain’s credits include the 2015 documentary Mimi and Dona (director/producer/writer), broadcast on PBS Independent Lens; the 2014 documentary Above and Beyond (writer), winner of the audience award at more than 20 film festivals; the 2012 documentary Hava Nagila (The Movie) (writer/producer), the opening or closing night film at more than 40 film festivals; and the Emmy-nominated 2008 film Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh (writer/co-producer). She has contributed as a writer and story consultant on several documentary projects, including Rock in the Red Zone (2015) and In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee (2010, PBS).
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