Meet the Filmmaker and Creative Team


Sky Bergman, Filmmaker

Sky Bergman is an accomplished, award-winning photographer. Lives Well Lived is Sky’s directorial debut.
Her fine art work is included in permanent collections at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Brooklyn Museum, the Seattle Art Museum, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and the Bibliothèque Nationale de France (National Library of France) in Paris. Her book, The Naked & The Nude: Images from the Sculpture Series, includes an introduction by Hèléne Pinet, curator of photography at the Rodin Museum in Paris. She has shot book covers for Random House and Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Inc., and magazine spreads that appeared in Smithsonian, Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel, Reader’s Digest, and Archaeology Odyssey. 
Sky Bergman currently is a Professor of Photography and Video at Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo, CA.

Greg Janza, editor for Lives Well Lived trailer

Second Shooters:
Betsy Knauss, Ellen WilliamsJames GaltDerek FongSara TollefsonTrevor Hooper, Charlie Wilton, and Kaori Funahashi

Production Assistants:
Francesca Rodriguez, Hannah Travis, Gabby Pajo, Eden Knapp, Marc Hill, Anya McInroyIsabella Chavira, and Brittany Bratcher

Interview Transcriptions:
Julie Sample

Accountant for Film:
John R. Warner

Original website design and logo:
Sara Stanger