Sarah Mueller (co-founder/director) is a cinephile and proud 13+ year resident of Philadelphia. She started her tenure in this city at The University of the Arts, where she graduated in 2006 with a BFA Film and Video Production. Over the last 8 years, Sarah has had the great privilege of working in various alternative education settings, engaging and instructing individuals in urban agriculture, media literacy, digital photography, and identity development, alongside some of our city’s finest organizations, including Project HOME, ArtWell, and YESPhilly. For 5 seasons, she worked production staff for Scribe Video’s Street Movies outdoor summer film series. In 2014, she learned back-of-house theater management as staff at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute. This Summer, she will complete her 4th Blackstar Film Festival as film festival staff. Currently, she is employed with Johnny Brenda’s as a Production Coordinator in the venue, as well as, with the City of Philadelphia’s Parks and Recreation Department FarmPhilly program, where she teaches urban gardening to youth ages 6-12 in the Germantown area.