SHARA K. LANGE
Director & Producer, Light Projects
Shara K. Lange is Associate Professor and Radio/Television/Film Program Head at East Tennessee State University in the Department of Media & Communication. Lange and Lee Bidgood produced BANJO ROMANTIKA: AMERICAN BLUEGRASS MUSIC AND THE CZECH IMAGINATION, which screened nationally on PBS and is distributed by DER.
Lange completed her MFA in film production at the University of Texas at Austin's Radio/TV/Film department. Her thesis film, THE WAY NORTH tells the story of North African immigrant women in southern France. She was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to make the documentary, THE DRESSMAKERS (UFVA Award for Feature Length Documentary, 2013). Her most recent short film, WORK STICKS, screened at the Common Good International Film Festival & the Wild & Scenic Film Festival among others.