Sam Vinal lives in Los Angeles, California/occupied Tongva land. Sam is a filmmaker whose work consists of documentary and narrative projects grounded in the sociopolitical landscape. He found the medium as a means to combine his passion for the beautiful struggle and the power of art. Sam is an active member of the Solidaire Network and Resource Generation. He is currently serving on the advisory council of The Emergent Fund, a partnership between the Women Donors Network and Solidaire Network.