Zachary Kerschberg is an American filmmaker, whose films have screened at Cannes, SXSW, and Rain Dance. He recently produced the short film A Ciambra, which won the Sony Discovery prize at the 53rd Semaine de la Critique in Cannes, and shot, directed and produced Seeing the Full Sounding, which won the Best Short American Documentary award at the 2015 American Documentary Film Festival.
Zachary is a recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship to the United Arab Emirates, a National Board of Review Student Grant, a Janowsky Award, a Wasserman Award, and an Agosto Foundation Residency. He is an alum of the Berlinale Talent Campus and currently a 2018 resident at SF Filmhouse. He holds an honors B.A. from UC Berkeley in Romance Languages and Literatures and M.F.A.’s in both Dramatic Writing and Film Production from New York University.