Sarah Rotella

Sarah Rotella

Program Completed at the CFC

Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

Completion Year


Current Information

Sarah Rotella directs short films, web series, and features. Her debut feature length film, Almost Adults, was acquired by Gravitas Ventures, is an iTunes pre-order best seller, and is now streaming on Netflix in 13 countries, including in North America. Her directing efforts have garnered 122+ millionYouTube views on her Shorty Award nominated channel Unsolicited Project, and her films have screened in over 90 international film festivals includingthe Toronto International Film Festival Student Showcase, Austin Film Festival, Outfest, and in a Master Class with director Tim Burton. Her second feature film, Nobody Famous, was a recipient of Telefilm's Canada Feature Film Fund and will be distributed worldwide Spring 2018. Most recently, Sarah directed 2 digital series for CBC Comedy, includingMixed Feelings, which will be released early 2018. See more at