Noel Marie Schermaier, a Pittsburgh based filmmaker, earned her B.A. in Cinema and Digital Arts at Point Park University with a concentration in film directing as well as specializing in post-production picture editing, sound designing, and animation. Noel believes films should reflect life, which has its ups and downs, rich characters, and most importantly, the trace of humor which inevitably surfaces through it all. In addition to her filmmaking endeavors, Noel works as a graphic artist creating posters and advertisements for both print and web media. In her spare time, she works as an artist and photographer.