Prior to co-founding Film Presence, Merrill Sterritt spent three years with Women Make Movies, the world’s leading distributor of films by and about women. Merrill managed the Production Assistance Program, working with emerging and established independent filmmakers to produce and complete their films through its workshop series, resources and newsletters, and fiscal sponsorship of projects directed by women. Films completed in the Program have received Academy Award nominations, Sundance Film Festival awards, and numerous television broadcasts. She also works as an editor, with films that have premiered at Sundance and the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Click on Merrill’s photo to send her a message.