Susannah Smith is a documentary filmmaker, editor, artist, and curator with a focus on place-based storytelling. Recent work includes directing and producing the Untitled Thao Nguyen Doc (in production); We Belong (in post production), a feature doc about the Lexington Club, SF’s iconic queer bar; Assistant Editor on Homeroom, Nassima, and the Untitled 19th* Film, as well as Creative Directing installations and film discussions with SF Urban Film Fest at YBCA and Sundance Film Festival 2021. Her films have been featured at festivals and online, including at SFFILM, Q-films Long Beach, Bernal Heights Outdoor Film Festival, SF Streetsblog, and at universities, including King’s College London and UC Berkeley. She was a 2018 BAVC National MediaMaker Fellow.