Yaara Sumeruk is a renaissance woman. South African born and based in Brooklyn, her wealth of experience in every aspect of film makes her a dynamic director with endless ideas to elevate creative. She has worked as an editor for Spike Lee. She has held positions as a creative director and director of video production. She lectures on film at Princeton University. She is a writer. And is also a prized pancake maker. Her film Ringo premiered at The Locarno International Film Festival and is a Vimeo Staff Pick.