Industry: Entertainment

Sharry Flaherty, CEO and Founder of Dark Water Productions/Samera Entertainment is a film consulting producer and acquisitions agent. While she has carved a great reputation in the horror and thriller genres, Sharry has proven she can easily handle a plethora of titles and special interests including drama, sci-fi and faith-based films. Her resume is filled with a decade of experience in the industry and she has been instrumental in the production and distribution of a number of films. Currently, she is an Acquisitions Executive for several film distribution companies and international sales agents acquiring films that are either completed or in post-production for their domestic, foreign or worldwide market.


In addition, Samera Entertainment has partnered up with a strong full service media company focused in production, post-production, management and finance based in Santa Monica, California with their films premiering and awarded at Sundance, Berlin, Toronto and SXSW.


Sharry and her partners offer comprehensive budgeting, scheduling, business & financial forecasting along with tailored consulting for any budget level. Whether you need one Line Producer, a full Production Supervising team, discounted rentals, or distribution guidance – they offer the most knowledgeable & talented staff in independent filmmaking. Working with industry professionals with their in-house post production, they handle every aspect of post— from edit to final deliverable creation.


Sharry is focused on continuing to produce feature film projects, and is open to collaboration with other producers and filmmakers.