Boat Attic Productions

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Sarah Simka Jaffe is a Bay Area-based Director of Photography and Focus Puller. She studied filmmaking at University of California Santa Cruz. She is interested in narrative & documentary film making, and making weird music videos with her friends.

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DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

2018 "Land is Life" - Documentary

2018 "Empower Me Academy" Advertisement

2018 "CYCLES" dir Latajh Weaver, Series

2018 "Face to Face - Kendra McKinley" dir Staci Degagne, Music Video

2018 "Art vs the World" dir Leila Block, Doc

2018 "eBay Fashion" Campaign

2017 "Jean-Paul Bourdier" Documentary

2017 "Tales from Ten Forward, Episode 5" dir Evie Vincent, Web Series

2017 "Just Peanuts - Salami Rose Joe Louis" Music Video

2015 "Boxers" - 2min

2015 "Losing Sleep Over the Cretaceous - Salami Rose Joe Louis" - 2min

2015 "Rock the Club" dir. Rex Winterbottom - 20min

2014 "Lipstick" dir. Rogelio Pizano - 3min

2014 "Part 5 - Claire Williams" 2min

2014 "Argument" dir. Tennessee Reed - 2min

2012 "Nachos - Easton Allyn" 3min

2011 "Beatrice" 6min

2010 "How I Hope to Meet You" 6min

2010 "Healthy and Happy Adults" 3min

2010 "Video Message to an Elephant" 2min

DIRECTOR

2017 "Jean-Paul Bourdier" Documentary - 20min

2015 "Inundatie" 4min

2015 "Boxers" - 2min

2015 "Losing Sleep Over the Cretaceous - Salami Rose Joe Louis" - 2min

2014 "Part 5 - Claire Williams" 2min

2012 "Nachos - Easton Allyn" 3min

2011 "Wikipedia to Pure Reason" 2min

2011 "Beatrice" 6min

2010 "How I Hope to Meet You" 6min

2010 "Healthy and Happy Adults" 3min

2010 "Video Message to an Elephant" 2min

PRODUCTION DESIGN

2015 "Inundatie" 4min

2015 "Boxers" - 2min

2015 "Losing Sleep Over the Cretaceous - Salami Rose Joe Louis" - 2min

2014 "Part 5 - Claire Williams" 2min

2011 "Peaking Lights - Hey Sparrow" dir. Cam Archer - 4min

2011 "Beatrice" 6min

2010 "How I Hope to Meet You" 6min

FESTIVALS

2018 Films to the People, Berkeley, CA - "CYCLES"

2015 Not Another Film Festival, Berkeley, CA - "Inundatie"

2015 Festival Silencio, Lisbon - "Part 5 - Claire Williams"

2011 Santa Cruz Int'l Film Festival, Santa Cruz, CA - "Wikipedia to Pure Reason"

CAMERA OPERATOR

  • Wish - 2019

  • Sephora Promos - 2018

  • Slack & WeWork Promo - 2018

  • eBay Fashion - RG/A - 2018

  • Adobe - emotion studioes - 2018

  • Facebook - Hello Design - 2018

  • Slack & Panasonic Promo - 2018

  • Zoom Conferencing Live Stream - Williams Signal - 2018

  • So Sick, Documentary - 2017

  • Hollister presents "This is Summer!" - AwesomenessTV - 2017

  • June Life - 2017-19

  • Burma Superstar Tea Leaf Salad - 2016

  • One of Many Documentary - 2017

  • V-Dog Lifestyle Videos - 2016

  • Hampton Creek Recipe Videos - 2016

  • CSFPS Live Stream - Maas Clinic - 2016

  • Art vs the World - 2016-2019

1st AC / Focus Puller

  • AirBnB - DP Caleb Hellerman - 2019

  • "In Case of You" - DP Favienne Howsepienne - 2019

  • "Micky" - DP Andy Hoffman, 2018

  • Google AI video - DP Cisco Rivera, 2018

  • Adobe Promo - DP Cisco Rivera, 2018

  • GitHub - Paths to the Future - DP Heyjin Jun, 2018

  • Slack Technologies - DP Heyjin Jun, 2018

  • Tangible Play - DP Daphne Wu - 2018

  • "Lie Here" Music Video DP Natalie Newman, 2018

  • "Standstill" Short Film - DP Jordan Castro - 2018

  • "The Statue" Short Film - DP Natalie Newman - 2017

  • Target Promo - DP Natalie Newman - Sept 2017

  • Auster - Victor Wang Studios - August 2017

  • ProBar - Victor Wang Studios - Jan. 2017

  • Empower ME Ad - Victor Wang Studios - Nov. 2016

  • "Superherorolemodel" - DP Elysia Liaw - May 2016

  • Adrift in Sunset - DP Natalie Newman - 2015

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Film & Digital Media - University of California, Santa Cruz - 2011

Multimedia Dept. Film Production - Berkeley City College - 2014-2016