MARC GREY






BIOGRAPHY


Writer and director of films, television and commercials. 

Marc’s short films have been featured at IndieWire, Film School Rejects, Director’s Notes, The Huffington Post, Digg.com and Film Shortage. His commercial portfolio includes videos for clients such as Volkswagen, Caesars, Maccabee Beer and Bank Leumi. He is the writer of numerous articles, short stories, screenplays, and video campaigns, and his work has been published in The Daily Beast, The Jerusalem Post, Haaretz, Word Riot, Creative Times and The Forward.

Marc wrote, directed and produced his first short film, EAST RIVER, in 2007. Featuring Academy-Award winning actress Lupita Nyong'o in her onscreen debut, EAST RIVER was awarded Best Camera at the Strasbourg International Film Festival. In 2014, Marc won Best Director for his second short film, NIGHT BEFORE THE MORNING SUN, at Cinefiesta! - the Puerto Rico International Film Festival. His 2015 short DREAMCO debuted at the Haifa International Film Festival, and was distributed, along with his prior two films, by ShortsTV.

In 2019, Marc co-wrote the Eurovision Song Contest Television Special, which was broadcast live to 180 million people around the world. He also directed and co-wrote DRECKULA, a web series for the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation (KAN) about a malcontent vampire living in the suburbs of Tel Aviv.
 
Marc is also the producer of PAUL, which took the Silver Hugo for Best Narrative Short at the 2012 Chicago International Film Festival, and the short documentary THREE HOUSES, which tells the stories of East Jerusalem families trapped behind the Separation Barrier.

Marc lives and works in Tel Aviv, where he is currently developing a television series.