Charlotte Street Foundation identifies the needs and fuels the evolution of an ever-changing multidisciplinary arts ecosystem, acting as its primary provocateur. We cultivate the contemporary, the exceptional, and the unexpected in the practice of artists working in and engaging with the Kansas City Art Community
Savannah Rodgers is an award-winning director, writer, and producer. Her accolades include the 2017 Next Gen Award from the Twister Alley Film Festival, one of MovieMaker’s 50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee, and the 2016 Fred G. Andrews Emerging Filmmaker Award from Kansas City FilmFest.
Recently, Savannah’s film DRAGTIVISTS won Best Kansas Documentary Short Film at the Tallgrass Film Festival. Savannah’s 2016 award-winning short film SKETCHES premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival. Her directorial debut, POLITICALLY CORRECT, was named Cinema Constant’s 2016 Best Comedy Short and has received honors from Kansas City FilmFest, Austin Revolution Film Festival, and other festivals worldwide. Her latest film, QUEEN FOR A DAY, will debut soon.
In addition to creating short films, Savannah is developing her first feature film and episodic content for emerging streaming platforms. While not making her own films, she is a programmer for the Slamdance Film Festival and freelances as a writer and 1st AD.