Sandy Jeglum is a video editor and documentary filmmaker with over a decade of experience creating short and feature-length documentaries, branded content for non-profit organizations, and content for digital media. Driven by the power of storytelling to expand perceptions and promote social change, Sandy loves contributing to projects that encourage a more equitable world.
As an independent filmmaker, Sandy has edited and produced a number of films focused on progressing gender equity, including web shorts for KIVA (2013), Foundation for Women (2013), America Rise (trailer, 2018), and most recently the short film, Concerning Contraception (2019). Additionally, Sandy was the co-producer/assistant editor of the award-winning feature-length documentary CRAZYWISE (2017) and the editor/co-producer of the award-winning feature-length documentary Headhunt Revisited (2017).
With credits that encompass all stages of production, Sandy’s enjoys shaping stories as an editor the most. Experienced with Premiere Pro, the Adobe Creative Suite, and AVID Media Composer, Sandy’s latest projects include assistant editing for the feature-length documentary Sam Now (in production) and editing for the feature-length documentary Above the Bamboo Room (in production).
Based in Seattle, USA, Sandy likes to explore the Pacific Northwest by hiking, camping, snowboarding, and paddleboarding. Sandy holds a Masters with Distinction in Documentary Production from the University of the West of England.
Some of the film festivals that have screened these projects include:
Seattle International Film Festival
Hawaii International Film Festival
LA Femme International Film Festival
Festival International Du Film Documentaire Oceanien
Friday Harbor Film Festival
Cascadia International Women’s Film Festival