Sahra Bhimji is a Bay Area-based writer and director. Her many short films include "Push/Pull", which screened at the London Short Film Festival, and "Hot Air" which screened at the CineGlobe Festival of Science and Film. She did her MFA in cinema at San Francisco State University, spending her final year at the University of Paris. She's worked making films for a huge range of companies and nonprofits in London and Edinburgh. Recently she co-wrote and directed the pilot episode for a Filmaka.com web series. She teaches filmmaking at City College of San Francisco and Diablo Valley College. She is a mother of two energetic kids and is currently in post-production on her latest short film, which she developed with her children.