Born in Jamaica and raised in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, social and environmental issues pervade Suzan's work. In 2008, she founded Reel Thing Productions, an independent film and media company based in Telluride, Colorado. Beraza’s films have appeared on National Public Television, at Lincoln Center, and at many festivals internationally. Her film, Bag It, has won over 20 festival awards, has been televised in over 30 countries, and was honored as a finalist at the Puma Creative Impact Awards in Berlin. Her most recent project, Uranium Drive-In, is a recipient of Sundance Institute and Chicken and Egg funding, was featured at Good Pitch and at Hot Docs Pitch Forum, and is being broadcast nationally on Pivot TV. Uranium Drive-In was recently selected as part of American Film Showcase, a program of the U.S. State Department that brings award-winning films to audiences around the world. Suzan also works as a freelance editor and has edited several award-winning films.

Films by Suzan Beraza

Bag It

Try going a day without plastic. In this touching and often flat-out-funny film, we follow "everyman" Jeb Berrier as he embarks on a global tour to unravel the complexities of our plastic world.