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Shari Berman
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Shari Berman is an award winning filmmaker who focuses on making innovative films with strong female characters. Her two features and breakout short have all garnered awards and accolades.

Shari produced, directed, wrote and edited her first feature film - MY LIFE AS ABRAHAM LINCOLN - receiving rave reviews from The New York Times, Variety, Film Journal International and others. She is the director and editor of SUGAR! which stars Tony Award Winner Alice Ripley and SAG Award Winner Robert Clohessy. SUGAR! just completed its festival run winning over a dozen awards. Shari's breakout short - the 3-D Expressionist film THE TRIAL OF JACK - played at over 30 film festivals worldwide including the Sarasota Film Festival, the St. Louis International Film Festival and the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

Shari grew up in the Bronx and currently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and dog. She also volunteers at East Rockaway Jr/Sr HS as a choreographer for their school musicals. Support arts in education!

Selected Works

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