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

Talk of the Town | 2020 in Review with Adam Chapdelaine

Talk of the Town | 2020 in Review with Adam Chapdelaine

Town Manager Adam Chapdelaine gives an overview of 2020 in the Town of Arlington, MA. To find out more visit: https://www.acmi.tv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/acmitv/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/acmitv Instagram:...
Talk of the Town | ACAC Update

Talk of the Town | ACAC Update

Talk of the Town speaks with Commission for Arts & Culture (ACAC), Co-Chair, Stewart Ikeda and Cecily Miller the Curator of Public Art and Community Engagement. Find out more at artsarlington.org. This video was created in coordination with Arlington Community...
Town Meeting Matters | John Leone, Town Moderator

Town Meeting Matters | John Leone, Town Moderator

Town Moderator John Leone discusses the upcoming Virtual Town Meeting on November 16, 2020. In this segment, the Town Moderator provides the big-picture view of how we got here, and where we go from here. To find out more visit: https://www.acmi.tv Facebook:...
Driving Forces | CoCaSha

Driving Forces | CoCaSha

One of the more exciting reactions we’ve seen to the hardships brought on by COVID-19 is CoCaSha, which stands for Connect Care Share. Founder Bahia El Oddi started the nonprofit as a way of connecting chefs who had lost their jobs with folks looking for...
Justice in the Balance | Sheriff Peter Koutoujian

Justice in the Balance | Sheriff Peter Koutoujian

In this episode of Justice in the Balance, Middlesex County Sheriff Peter Koutoujian offers his impassioned response to George Floyd’s killing and the intensity of the public reaction, describes the changes made at the Middlesex House of Correction in response...
ABCs of LGBTQ+  | Family Supports and Challenges

ABCs of LGBTQ+ | Family Supports and Challenges

Tracy McKay is the Program Director at PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays), and Carmen Paulino is a parent volunteer at the organization. They are also parents (and foster parents) of trans youth. In this conversation, they provide invaluable...
Talk of the Town | Election Modernization Committee

Talk of the Town | Election Modernization Committee

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 which reflect the talents, skills, interests, concerns, and diversity of the...