Shari Berman
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Shari’s films and writing have garnered awards and her work has played at festivals around the world including the Sarasota Film Festival, the St. Louis International Film Festival and the Rhode Island International Film Festival. Her films include the following features: MY LIFE AS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (rave reviews from The New York Times, Variety, Film Journal International and others), SUGAR! (Tony Award Winner Alice Ripley, SAG Award Winner Robert Clohessy) and ACT AS IF. She has also directed short films including the 3-D Expressionist film – THE TRIAL OF JACK. Shari’s current feature, DETENTION 101, will be completed in the spring of 2021. She is gearing up to direct her next feature, PINK MIST in 2022, which is being produced by Michael Cuomo and Viewpark (Krysanne Katsoolis & Jack M. Dalgleish). Shari’s screenplay for this project recently won the Best Family Drama Screenplay award at the Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting festival. Shari grew up in the Bronx and currently splits her time between Brooklyn and Connecticut. Shari offers her skills pro bono to advocacy groups, volunteers at East Rockaway JR/SR High School as choreographer for the school’s musicals, is member of Film Fatales (was a chapter leader for numerous years), and is a member of The FilmmakeHers.

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