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Sara Barger Adjunct Professorial Lecturer School of Communication

Contact
Send email to Sara Barger
Degrees
MFA, Vermont College of Fine Arts

MA, American University BA, American University

Bio
Sara Barger has traveled the world making short documentaries, producing content for the U.S. State Department, USAID, Discovery Channel, and various think tanks, non-profits, and government agencies. Her work has taken her to Iraq, Congo, India, China, Tibet, El Salvador, and Honduras. Sara was a 2019 Docs In Progress Fellow and she is currently the Executive Vice President for DC's Women in Film and Video, where she organizes a monthly screening series. Most recently, Sara's MFA thesis film "Little but Fierce" was named a finalist for the 2020 Student Academy Awards. She previously taught filmmaking at Old Dominion University, George Washington University and George Mason University.
For the Media
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Teaching

Spring 2020

  • COMM-331 Film & Video Production I

Fall 2020

  • COMM-331 Film & Video Production I