WRITING

Sarah Zucker is a writer of television, comedy shorts and features with her partner Patrick Rogers. Their work focuses on female-driven and queer narratives and camp sensibilities.

Their one-hour dramedy Church is a top-rated pilot on The Black List for 2016. The script follows the drag queens of a historic cabaret in Akron, Ohio as the struggle to keep their bar afloat as they each vie to become the new headlining star.

Their one-hour dramedy pilot The Sun Set was a finalist for the 2016 Women in Film / The Black List Episodic Lab. The pilot centers on rival “Sewing Circles” of closeted women, the free-spirited Sun Set and the prim A-Lines, who clash over sexual jealousies and differences in propriety as they strive for professional advancement in 1930s Hollywood. The script is available from The Black List

She teaches Writing the Ten-Minute Short FilmWriting the TV Spec Script and Creating the Animated GIF on Skillshare.

She holds a BA in Creative Writing for the Media from Northwestern University, and an MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU, where she was the recipient of the Venable Herndon Award for Excellence in Graduate Screenwriting.