Sarah Olson

Producer
Sarah Olson
Sarah Olson is an award-winning documentary film producer. She produced the Academy shortlisted and Emmy nominated, Knock Down the House, which swept Sundance in 2019, winning the Audience Award for U.S. Documentary and coveted Festival Favorite Award. Acquired by Netflix at the festival, in a record-breaking deal, Knock Down the House is currently screening in 191 countries around the world, having been translated into 28 languages. Additionally, Olson developed and produced the highly acclaimed documentary FED UP, which premiered at Sundance in 2014 — named as a New York Times “Critics Pick” and “a movie that matters” by Rolling Stone, FED UP was acquired by Radius/TWC and released theatrically. in her time with Atlas Films, She also line produced Tapped which won “Best Documentary Feature” in six film festivals around the country and continues to educate and entertain students at universities around the world. She was also a Consulting Producer on Lady Buds for Paceline Pictures, released on Starz in 2022. Since 2020, Sarah has been producing a documentary on the Electoral College with HUMovies, which is in post-production, and has just begun production on a music documentary.

Sessions in which Sarah Olson attends

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
Frederick Wiseman
Participant
Zipporah Films
Director, Producer, Edit...
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
8:00 PM
8:00 PM
  • PBS Indies Party
  • Signup required
  • NeueHouse Hollywood - NeueHouse Hollywood
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM  | 2 hours

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
  • Thriving Filmmaker Workshop
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Workshop
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM