Sara Khaki is an emerging independent documentary filmmaker and editor with a passion for telling untold stories that matter in our lives. She graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore County with a BFA in Film/Video, and the School of Visual Arts with a MFA in Social Documentary Film. From the strength of her thesis film "Facing The Mirror", Sara received the SVA Social Documentary and an Alumni Scholarship awards. Sara has also received the "Ready, Set, Pitch!" prize from CAAM (Center for Asian American Media), "Honorable Mention Award of Berlin," and "Award of Excellence." Sara was born and raised in Tehran, Iran, and she currently resides in New York City.