MARINA ZEISING (Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a filmmaker and teacher. She graduated in the Design of Image and Sound career from Buenos Aires University and did a postgraduate of Cultural Industries at Tres de Febrero University.
While she deals with her secondary studies, she takes part in the youth cinema workshop EL MATE in Vicente López where she starts producing 16 mm short films at the young age of 15, competing in film festivals. It is then that she realizes her calling and decides to devote herself to the film industry as a professional.
Since 1998 she starts her activity in the film industry taking part in the production of over 25 films from AQUAFILMS, MOROCHA FILMS, TRIVIAL MEDIA, LIBIDO CINE producers, among others.
In 2005 she lives a few months in Barcelona where she works at film festivals such as CINEMAPOLITIC and DOCUPOLIS.
In 2006 she produces IMMIGRANTES EN VICENTE LÓPEZ, a short film documentary which was declared of Special Interest by the Vicente López Town Hall, and video art short films, indicating the kick off of her producer ACTITUD CINE with the aim of developing author films, offering production services, training seminars and enterprises of the cultural industry, since its development until its diffusion and commercialization.
Since 2009 she organizes audiovisual training seminars in festivals and cultural events in different cities and is a teacher en differents universities.
In 2010 she offers the film production service as fixer for the 4 chapter 26 min. TV series NEXT STOP: BUENOS AIRES directed by Gonzalo Arijón, broadcast in the French-German ARTE CHANNEL.
She produces the documentary MONTENEGRO directed by Jorge Gaggero, awarded with the price to the best mid-length documentary at the International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam and Best Sound at Atlantidoc 2012. ACTITUD CINE, released and distributed the film in Argentina in 2012. The DVD is launched in 2014.
In 2012 she launches FILMAP.NET an internet site that brings together all the relevant information of the audiovisual industry. The site was developed in the Entrepreneurship Development GCBA, obtaining a Special Award due to its enterprising competiveness. It is declared of Special Interest by the GCBA Mecenazgo Law.
In 2013 she offers the production service as a production fixer for the documentary GREEN GOLD by the Belgium director Sergio Ghizzardi.
In 2014 she makes the commercial release of her first documentary feature film as director INHABITS (HABITARES) selected in the Visions du reel doc market Switzerland, Rome Film Festival TBS and Ventana Sur markets and Iran Documentary film festival.
In 2016 she will screen the fiction short film DOLORES, LA VIOLENCIA SUTIL, regarding on the real manifestation #niunamenos and the documentary short film LOS ÁRBOLES MUEREN TALADOS. Meanwhile she is working on her new full-lenght documentary LANTÉC CHANÁ.
LANTÉC CHANÁ, 61 min. 2016. Director, Producer & Distribution
HABITARES, 61 min. 2014. Director, Producer & Distribution
MONTENEGRO, 56 min. 2012. Producer & Distribution
DOLORES, LA VIOLENCIA SUTIL, fiction, 10 MIN, 2016. Director, Producer & Distribution
LOS ÁRBOLES MUEREN TALADOS, documentary, 3 MIN. 2016. Director, Producer & Distribution
HIPERTIROIDES, experimental, 1 min. 2014. Director, Producer for ExpoMilano 2015.
EUROPA X 5, experimental,10 min. 2009. Director, Producer
RUNAS NÓRDICAS, experimental, 5 min. 2008. Director, Producer
FRÁGIL PERPETUIDAD, experimental, 4 min. 2008. Director, Producer
INMIGRANTES EN VICENTE LÓPEZ, documentary, 20 min. 2006. Director, Producer