Sara Lafleur-Vetter

Sara Lafleur-Vetter is a multimedia journalist with a passion for telling stories of the underdog and the underbelly of society. She holds a Master’s in Journalism specializing in Documentary Film from the Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. She believes in the power of film and photography, she’s engaged to a wonderful man named Leaf, and she hopes to live long enough to tell really good stories.


Dorothea Lange Fellowship, January 2015
Winner, Spike Lee Student Filmmaker Award, November 2015
Finalist, CINE Golden Eagle Award, September 2015


The Guardian, Outside Online, KQED, KPFA, East Bay Express, San Francisco Magazine, CNN Traveler Magazine, African Development Bank, Fodor’s, St. Petersburg Times


Oakland, CA
*Currently filming on location at Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota