Director, Producer, and Writer
She is married to underground cartoonist and artist, Spain. Their daughter, Nora, inspired Stern's first film, "Barbie Nation: An Unauthorized Tour," which aired on POV in 1998. "Barbie Nation" was a favorite at the South by Southwest Film Festival, won the Golden Spire for documentary at the San Francisco International Film Festival, and has become standard viewing in college classrooms studying American culture and sexuality. Learn more about "Barbie Nation" and Susan's projects at Bernalbeach.com.
Stern is currently chair of New Day Films, the most successful cooperative distribution business in the media industry.