Hey, I'm Sarah!

Los Angeles, California

Sarah Tither-Kaplan, was born in Harrison, Arkansas, and raised in Los Angeles, CA. She is an actor/filmmaker/screenwriter/dog whisperer. 

She earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Music Industry from University of Southern California while minoring in Theatre and producing plays and concerts through her indie production company, Pink House Productions.

Sarah’s original play Flyover State was part of the 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival , sold out a month long run, and was nominated for Best New Play by the Gangbuster’s Theater Company. 

Her screenplay for Flyover State has placed in 5 international screenwriting competitions. Flyover State is a 2017 Script Pipeline Quarterfinalist, Scriptapalooza Quarterfinalist, Austin Film Festival Second Rounder, and a 2018 Blue Cat Screenplay Competition Semi-Finalist. 

Sarah starred in Season 2 and 3 of EMMY Nominated ‘Making A Scene with James Franco’. 

Me Problems, Sarah’s original short film premiered at LA Shorts Fest in 2017. More info can be found at facebook.com/meproblems.

Sarah is an advanced study student at Upright Citizen’s Brigade and performs improv comedy regularly at UCB and at comedy venues in Los Angeles. 

She is currently developing several features and her short film 'Frenemies' is set to be released in 2018.

She also does a really good Gordon Ramsay impression, and has too many pets. 

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Demons

New York City, New York Short
Comedy, Horror

A young woman shocked by a toxic relationship develops a strange quality: menstrual blood that's corrosive to everything but her own body.

100%

This project got the green light!

Fantasy Pony

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Documentary

A mockumentary that chronicles the activities of three horse girls as they prepare for Calypso Township’s annual model horse competition.

101%

This project got the green light!

Los Angeless

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Drama

Los Angeless is an anthology series made up of 9 short films by 15 female filmmakers, set in an authentic, unromanticized version of L.A.

83%

This project got the green light!

Mel and Ruby

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Mel and Ruby is a heartfelt and witty examination of how two best friends navigate shame and loss.

101%

This project got the green light!

Assisted Living

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Satire

Bridget and Jo are two high-powered personal assistants/failing feminists who test the boundaries of human decency to excel at their jobs.

108%

This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.

140%

This project got the green light!

Take Two

Los Angeles, California 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!

Boomers (Season 2)

Santa Clarita, California Series
Comedy, Family

A comic look at baby boomers growing old - sometimes gracefully, sometimes not so much.

100%

This project got the green light!

КРАСОТА ГОРИТ (Things of Beauty Burn)

Los Angeles, California 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!

Outside the Angel City

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama

An ambitious young man receives a troubling letter, and drives to the desert to confront his estranged younger sister.

100%

This project got the green light!

Unicorns

Los Angeles, California Short
Other

The film, Unicorns, is a dark comedy centered around two lost souls who can't get along, but ultimately discover an intangible, cosmic conne

101%

This project got the green light!

F*ckboy Manifesto

Middletown, Connecticut Short
Comedy, Romance

A young woman in college retraces her past three “relationships” to better understand the boys that continue to frustrate and disappoint.

163%

This project got the green light!

The Patients

Los Angeles, California 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!

Castles in the Air

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

A genuine, but unfiltered and unstable, creative genius goes on a quest for real friendship with the help of his imaginary therapist

105%

This project got the green light!

Now You See Us

New York City, New York Short
Comedy

A whimsical tale about two women of a "certain age" waiting to audition for a one line commercial.

84%

This project got the green light!

Landlocked

Atlanta, Georgia Feature
Drama, LGBTQ

A man reunites with his transgender parent when the two set out to scatter his mother’s ashes off the coast of Georgia.

85%

This project got the green light!

All of This!!!

Oakland, California Short
Drama, Experimental

A group of artists face rejection and failure in the moments before a natural disaster in Oakland, CA.

102%

This project got the green light!

The Great Divide

Denver, Colorado Feature
Thriller, Western

In 1879 Colorado, a destitute ranch heiress must seek restitution by joining forces with the dangerous outlaws who murdered her father.

91%

This project got the green light!

Winning

Los Angeles, California Feature
Comedy

Four people and a talking cat think they’re the lone survivors of a nuclear apocalypse, until Ivanka Pump shows up...

80%

This project got the green light!

THE DIVISIBLE

Los Angeles, California Short
Drama

After the election of a fascist, alt-right candidate to the highest office in the land, an interracial couple struggles to protect their son

100%

This project got the green light!

GOALS N' SHIT

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Drama

GNS is a comedy centered around a newly unemployed businesswoman forced to rebuild her life based on process instead of perceived "success."

100%

This project got the green light!

Sublimate

San Francisco, California Short
Drama

A young woman gets unexpected help overcoming a traumatic experience from a mysterious stranger.

105%

This project got the green light!

Bubble

Los Angeles, California Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

Feelings, like debt, get a lot worse when you avoid them.

85%

This project got the green light!

The Most Beautiful.

Orange, California Short
Drama

Deep in a heat-ravaged desert, a soon-to-be mother navigates the volatile relationship with her husband in the pursuit of freedom.

80%

This project got the green light!

Eagle Rock

Bozeman, Montana Short
Drama, Crime

A young woman in prison for murder reflects on what led her to the crime, the cult she was a part of and her relationship with its leader.

100%

This project got the green light!

Normativity

Boston, Massachusetts Series
Drama, LGBTQ

Stories about women and the differences that make them unique and the similarities that give them commonality.

90%

This project got the green light!

Another Period in Time

Atlanta, Georgia Series
Comedy, Drama

A free black woman from 1863 wakes up in 2018 ATL & meets an entitled millennial. Can she get home or learn to love avocado toast & selfies?

106%

This project got the green light!

Experimental Curator: The Sally Dixon Story

Washington, District of Columbia Feature
Biography, Documentary

Experimental Curator: The Sally Dixon Story is a film reflecting upon Sally’s life as a woman in a man’s art world in 1970s Avant-Garde Film

100%

This project got the green light!

WOMEN OF THE WILDLANDS

Los Angeles, California Festival
Documentary

A documentary about female wildland firefighters and the legacy of discrimination and sexual harassment in the U.S. Forest Service.

92%

This project got the green light!

The Rehearsal

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Transmedia

After a scandal rocks her reputation, twenty-something actress Anne is poised for her comeback role in a buzzy NYC production of Miss Julie.

86%

This project got the green light!

Altars: A Cross-Cultural Day of the Dead

Washington, District of Columbia Feature
Documentary

A groundbreaking documentary film about creating a cross-cultural Day of the Dead celebration for African Americans

85%

This project got the green light!

Jacob's Brother

Lake Charles, Louisiana Feature
Comedy, Drama

A comedian with bipolar disorder must learn to balance his ambitions with managing his condition or risk losing his family, career, & sanity

104%

This project got the green light!

The Bachelorette Party

Orcas, Washington Feature
Comedy, Horror

Six girlfriends go to a remote island for a bachelorette party, where they go from fighting off bad hangovers to fighting for their lives.

127%

This project got the green light!

Disfluency

Commerce Charter Township, Michigan Feature
Drama, Comedy

Jane spends the summer after college at her family's lake house where she continues to cope with PTSD after date rape.

124%

This project got the green light!

Endless Light

Fairbanks, Alaska Feature
Drama, Sci-Fi

Returning home, a bipolar woman attempts to decipher her brother's suicide through occult intervention with Alaska's wilderness.

101%

This project got the green light!

Sister/Brother

Portland, Oregon Feature
Comedy, Drama

Nora, a broke actress, and her younger brother Scotty drive from Portland to Seattle so she can attend a dinner hosted by her wealthy ex.

100%

This project got the green light!

Messy The Web Series

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Romance

A web series about love, marriage, separation, kids, and dating all under one happy roof! I swear this will not make you cry!

100%

This project got the green light!

Echoes in Silence

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Experimental

Six women who are a manifestation of 1 woman embark on a journey of truth & self-discovery whilst formulating a sisterhood along the way.

90%

This project got the green light!

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