Sara Alfaro-Franco

About the Member:

Sara Alfaro-Franco became News Director for ACMi’s Arlington Public News (APN) in July 2012. For the previous two years she served as the ACMi Government Access Coordinator. Sara, an Arlington Studio and ACMi volunteer for a decade prior to her hiring, was involved in many productions during that time as producer, director, editor, camera operator, production assistant, crew member, and coffee fetcher. As a filmmaker, she has a passion for videography, oral history, involvement in her community, and opportunities for learning and teaching. At the ACMi Awards in June 2010, Sara garnered the highest producer award, Best Overall Producer. You can contact Sara at sara@acmi.tv.

Productions by this Member

Peter Mayer in Concert Full Performance and Interview

Peter Mayer in Concert Full Performance and Interview

Singer-Songwriter Peter Mayer gave a concert in Arlington. A good mix of beautiful music, and songs that feed the spirit. Peter lives near Minneapolis and is a Unitarian Universalist and a former Jesuit. The concert was held at the First Parish Unitarian Universalist...
Talk of the Town | Meet the Author: Anjali Mitter Duva

Talk of the Town | Meet the Author: Anjali Mitter Duva

Indian-American author and Arlington resident Anjali Mutter Diva sits down with ToT in advance of the “Meet the Author” event she will be featured in on November 10 at the Robbins Library. She discusses her rich personal history, from her upbringing in...
Criminal Justice Reform: Chief Fred Ryan – October 30, 2018

Criminal Justice Reform: Chief Fred Ryan – October 30, 2018

Arlington Police Chief Frederick Ryan visits ACMi’s Studio A to discuss a variety of issues, including the APD’s response to the controversial comments made by one of its Lieutenants in a Massachusetts police journal. Other topics covered include...
Your Arlington Dollar – Dan Dunn on the Debt Exclusion

Your Arlington Dollar – Dan Dunn on the Debt Exclusion

Veteran Select Board member Dan Dunn visits Your Arlington Dollar to walk us through two big asks coming up for Arlington voters – the debt exclusion for the high school rebuild, and the operating override it may be paired with. Topics covered include how we got...
Your Arlington Dollar – Adam Chapdelaine on Income Inequity

Your Arlington Dollar – Adam Chapdelaine on Income Inequity

Arlington Town Manager Adam Chapdelaine sits down for a candid conversation on a difficult subject – income inequity in Arlington. He discusses ideas, plans, and programs to mitigate the impact on Arlington homeowners of the override and high school rebuild that...
Talk of the Town | Cindy Friedman

Talk of the Town | Cindy Friedman

State Senator Cindy Friedman comes in to Studio A to provide an update from the State House. Tune in to hear the latest word on the MBTA, the minimum wage, criminal justice reform, and Cindy’s candid views on a range of other issues. This video was created in...
Talk of the Town | Curbside Recycling with Charlotte Milan

Talk of the Town | Curbside Recycling with Charlotte Milan

  Do you know what can be recycled and what goes in the trash? Meet Recycling Coordinator Charlotte Milan for a refresher on what goes where. This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing...
Talk of the Town | Ali Carter

Talk of the Town | Ali Carter

Sophia Jannetty interviews the Arlington Economic Coordinator Ali Carter. This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community Media, Inc. in Arlington, MA. ACMi is dedicated to providing an electronic forum for the free exchange of information and ideas...