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Saul Sudin

Jewish Art Now
Creative Director/ Filmmaker
Brooklyn, New York

Saul Sudin is a writer and filmmaker obsessed with shining a light on underdog stories. His documentary production Punk Jews was released to critical acclaim by The New Yorker, Haaretz, and The New York Times and received distribution through the National Center for Jewish Film. In 2013 the viral video Sleeping on Strangers on the Subway, which he directed, received over 500,000 views in its first two days and was featured on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, The Daily Mail, and the front page of Yahoo! among others. Since 2014, he has written and produced original content for Hevria.com, a site for new creative Jewish spirituality. Sudin holds degrees in Film and Art History from Pratt Institute and was the recipient of the 2006 Outstanding Merit Award in Media Arts & Film. Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Saul currently resides in Brooklyn, New York with his wife Elke, with whom he founded Jewish Art Now, a resource for contemporary Jewish visual art and design.