"As a director, I pride myself on my ability to communicate a distinct vision, to problem solve with levity & to create a safe space of collaboration & curiosity. I’m always drawn to moments of authentic intimacy & I love to explore magical realism."
Sarah Prikryl started her storytelling career as a classically trained theater and film actress with experience in over 75 plays and films that span her career including working at the Tony award-winning Alley Theater from 2001-2004 and touring a one-woman show throughout the US. Sarah has been a professional photographer for the last 14 years, and currently concentrates on fine art and lifestyle photography. In her world travels, as a documentarian, the natural fit was to expand into documentary filmmaking.
Currently, Sarah is a content creator, editor, head photographer and video director for "Sirens & Scoundrels", an online adventure magazine. Her experience as an actor, photographer, director, DP, art director, editor and producer, have all added to her unique skill set as a visual storyteller and narrative director.
Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Sarah is a happa (half Korean/ half Czech) with farmer roots on her dad’s side and an international worldview on her mother’s.
She holds a B.A. from the University of St. Thomas in Drama & Communications, has studied at the Sharon Chatten Studio, The Clown School and The Glassel School of Art.
She is currently based in Los Angeles, California.