Dia Sokol Savage, Exec. Producer, “16 & Pregnant”; Writer/Director, "Sorry, Thanks"
Dia Sokol Savage is the executive producer of MTV’s hit series 16 and Pregnant and the Teen Mom spin offs. She is also an independent filmmaker whose directorial debut, Sorry, Thanks, premiered at the SXSW film festival in 2009. She was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award in 2010 for her work as a producer, having collaborated for years with writer/ director Andrew Bujalski, as well as with Joe Swanberg, Greta Gerwig, and Alex Karpovsky. She runs 11th Street Productions, with her TV producing partner Morgan J. Freeman.