Lara Stolman

Film Director

Lara is an award-winning producer and director of television and film. Her work has appeared on PBS, NBC, MSNBC, TLC, AMC, VH-1 and The New York Times' website.

For Swim Team, her first feature documentary film, she was named an IFP Documentary Lab Fellow, awarded the New York Women in Film and Television Loreen Arbus Disability Awareness grant and was provided funding from the Aetna Foundation, Easterseals and the Karma Foundation among others.

Swim Team screened at over 40 international film festivals, won over 10 awards, began its limited theatrical run at New York's IFC Center and aired on PBS' POV.