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Sara Blecher

SWIFT Chairperson

Sara is a co-founder of REAL EYES FILM , a boutique South African based production company that has made a number of award-winning features, documentaries and drama series. An honors graduate of NYU, Sara has made some outstanding and noteworthy documentaries including “Surfing Soweto” and “Kobus And Dumile” for which she won CNN’s African journalist of the year award. Her first feature film “Otelo Burning” won over 17 international awards and was named by CNN as one of the top ten African films of the decade. She won the Safta award for best director 2016 for her film “Dis ek Anna”