Hey, I'm Sarah J.!

Los Angeles, California

The daughter of a doctor mother, Sarah J. Sommers has always believed women can do anything. A published poet and songwriter of EP XoXo, Sarah is a dreamer and a fighter who accomplishes anything she sets her mind to. She graduated with a BFA in Film Production from NYU Tisch School of the Arts in May 2015 and currently works for Academy Award winning director Gore Verbinski in Los Angeles, CA.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Swoontown

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Satire

While lounging at the pool, Andy falls for Dot, but in order to win Dot over Andy must go on a treasure hunt to prove their character.

132%

This project got the green light!

Fruit Fly

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

At an off-kilter performing arts school, a young woman with a penchant for falling for gay men finds herself in a love triangle.

133%

This project got the green light!

Suicide Date - A Comedy

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

In the middle of a great first date with Andrea, Mark has to leave to help out a friend. Not wanting to go, he makes an unexpected offer.

87%

This project got the green light!

Born Still

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Western

For the women of the Civil War, the battle to maintain a home can be just as bloody, and even life-threatening.

104%

This project got the green light!

Adulting Web Series

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

Adulting is a comedic web series about an unlikely duo, Katie and Charlie, who take their first stab at the real world together and attempt

102%

This project got the green light!

lingering

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

After an injury destroys her career, a struggling young woman realizes her perfect sister and strong mother are just as lost as she is.

80%

This project got the green light!

Born Stars

Los Angeles, California Series
Reality-TV, LGBTQ

There's no handbook for trans teens or rock stars

103%

This project got the green light!

Torch

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Other

Set in the not-too-distant dystopian future, a divided father must choose between performing his government duty or saving his own family.

91%

This project got the green light!

Lillian Smith: Breaking the Silence

Atlanta, Georgia Film Feature
Documentary

Writer/activist Lillian Smith was one of the first white southern authors to speak out publicly against segregation in the 1930s and '40s.

106%

This project got the green light!

Juvenile

Memphis, Tennessee Film Feature
Documentary

JUVENILE explores how brain science, youth rights, and "smart on crime” economics are being used to disrupt cradle to prison pipelines.

100%

This project got the green light!

Old Flames

Dallas, Texas Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

Confronted with the decision to reconnect with a lost love, Damian must decide if he can make his fantastical daydreams a thing of the real

100%

This project got the green light!

Such is Life

Florham Park, New Jersey Series
Drama, Family

Three adopted, multicultural siblings each receive a folder of information that sends them on a journey of rediscovery.

106%

This project got the green light!

Take Two

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Romance

Two unnamed performers explore the beautiful, dangerous and unrelenting power of performance--both on stage and in everyday life.

113%

This project got the green light!

КРАСОТА ГОРИТ (Things of Beauty Burn)

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Teen

A Black Russian teenager must make a life or death decision after having his first sexual encounter with a white Russian pastor’s daughter.

109%

This project got the green light!

Who's Paisley? (An Expression of Love)

St. Louis, Missouri Film Short
Drama, Music

In the midst of a manic episode, a young, eccentric songwriter must confront her conscience-stricken, veteran father.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Patients

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

How do you explain #MeToo to your immigrant parents? The Patients tells the story of a loving, yet lukewarm family learning to heal together

124%

This project got the green light!

The Great Now What

Denver, Colorado Film Feature
Documentary

Surviving a stroke is just the beginning for a young actress who seemingly had it all.

105%

This project got the green light!

Home for Mom

San Clemente, California Series
Family, Musical

A musical about finding the courage to be brave..at any age.

83%

This project got the green light!

Cherry Picking

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

A bride questions if waiting until marriage to have sex was the right choice, voicing concern to her very sexually active female cousins.

107%

This project got the green light!

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