Sally Berger

30 Nov 2016


Sally Berger.

Sally Berger is a film and media curator, lecturer, and writer, and serves as assistant curator of the department of film at The Museum of Modern Art. She is director of the annual Doc Fortnight film festival, and is a participating curator in the selection of artists and films for series such as Contenders, Modern Mondays, and MoMA Presents. Berger has organized and collaborated on retrospectives of international artists and filmmakers, including Harun Farocki, Su Friedrich, Bahman Ghobadi, Mahamat Saleh Haroun, Alanis Obomsawin, Lourdes Portillo, Sally Potter, Vittorio De Seta, and Abderrahmane Sissako, and media installation shows of María Magdalena Campos-Pons, Emily Jacir, Patty Chang and David Kelley, Seoungho Cho, and Mary Lucier. Recent exhibitions include Chinese Realities/Documentary Visions, Deborah Stratman: The Thing Unnamed, Roddy Bogawa: If Films Could Smell, Bill Morrison: Compositions, and Naomi Kawase. In 2016, Berger served as a Pew Fellowships panelist.