Sarita Sharma is a film and transmedia producer from Berlin. She studied international film production at Filmakademie Ludwigsburg and La fémis, Paris, and Media Management at European Television and Media Management Academy (ETMA) in Strasbourg. She produces documentaries and fiction short films with her production company Kinomaton.
DocPoint is screening The First Sea which is produced by Sharma. The film follows how Israeli peace organization organizes a beach trip for Palestinian children who have never bathed in the sea, even though they can see it from the West Bank. Part of the children accept the invitation eagerly, but others decline while protesting the occupation.
The First Sea (2013)
Strangers in Paradise (2012)
Dear Mr. Starr (2010)