DIRECTOR | PRODUCER | EDITOR | Barbarella Fokos
Barbarella is an award winning writer & filmmaker. She is co-founder of Salt and Sugar Productions, through which she has produced & directed 9 short, & two feature length documentaries, many of which were critically acclaimed. Barbarella produced & co-directed Art Pulse TV, (a 20-episode television program that received 4 Emmy nominations & earned one Emmy Award). She has produced and hosted segments for NBC San Diego and California NonStop, & has been a regular guest on NBC San Diego, KUSI, FOX6, and KPBS. Prior to filmmaking, Barbarella was a writer & journalist, receiving many first place awards for both in-depth feature & humor writing. Her column, Diary of a Diva, appeared in the San Diego Reader for 12 years, & her book, Diary of a Diva: Behind the Lipstick, was released in 2014. Barbarella lives in San Diego with her husband & business partner David.