Samuel Avery is a filmmaker based in the western new york state region with a background in non-fiction film, experimental video, and post-production theory.  Sam's work with documentary film has taken him across the continental united states as well as alaska, canada, south africa, and swaziland.  most recently, mr avery worked as program director of the digital media academy at harvard university and event supervisior at drc video productions.  currently, sam is a lean instructor at the university at buffalo; teaching digital video production and documentary film.  sam has studied under the tutelage of award winning ethnographic film director sarah elder as well as emmy-award winning producer/director elliot caplan as an mfa candidate in the department of media study at the university at buffalo. sam avery, samuel avery, asapfilms, ssavery, ss avery, s avery, samuel seagar avery, sammy avery, sammyavery, asap films, film, independent, digital media academy, harvard, proven, proven film, dreams of redemption, the kingdoms son, indie, documentary, brockport, buffalo, university at buffalo, ub, buffal state, documentary film, documentary, non fiction, fiction, curca, africa, films, dms, dma, drc, department of media study, media study, sarah elder, elder, elliot caplan, caplan, ub media study, basic video, basic doc, cross country, brockport high school, video, video maker, cinematographer, editor, video editor, instructor, 14 days in africa, the henderson school, a man with a gun, locomotion, locomotive, filmmakers always care, jane avery, jane henion avery, abby avery, film maker, film making, adobe premiere, adobe cs5, cs5, final cut pro, fcp, media study, dms, syllabus, james meyers, maxwell monaghan, john rood, julie ficarra, mitchell ensman, mitch ensman, tom hartter, javon frater, peter rundle, pete rundle, nathan lafrance, nate lafrance, jason james, kevin suffaletto, keith avery, ks avery contracting