Marianna Economou is a documentary film maker/producer based in Athens, Greece. After her studies in Anthropology (UCL) and Photojournalism (LCP) she worked for a few years as a film researcher and photographer in Greece and England. Since 1989, she directs and produces independent
documentaries and TV documentary series with a focus on social issues and human stories. Her films have been screened in Greek TV, ARTE, YLE, BBC. They have also participated in many international festivals and she has received awards. She is a founding member of Doc3 productions.
2015 - The Longest Run - 74’ & 55’, Stefi & Lynx Prods, DOC3 prods
2013 - Food for love - 52’, Inkas films, YLE, ARTE - Best of Cinedoc
2011 - A small big idea - 45’, DOC3 & ERT
2009 - Twelve Neighbors - 52’, ERT, GFC - Awarded at Docfest Festival
2008 - Bells, Threads & Miracles - 72’ & 52’, MEDIA, Inkas Film Productions, Sinevizyon Films, Greek Film Center, ERT S.A. - Awarded at Docfest & Ecofilm Festival
2008 - Please listen to me - 52’, DOC3 productions - Awarded at Emotion Festival and Kos International Health film festival. Participated in Cannes Entr’ 2 Marches.
2006 - My place in the dance - 52’, Greek Film Centre, ERT, Mega Channel, YLE - Awarded best documentary at Ecofilm Festival
2003 - Faith is rock - 58’, YLE
2001 - The school - 58’, Greek Film Centre & ERT. Awarded Best Greek Documentary, Thessaloniki International Documentary Festival.
1999-2000 - Filmmaker in the series EUtopia (BBC & ARTE): Greek and Pleasant land - 28’, Home is where the heart is - 28’, United States of Europe. The series got the Adolf Grimme Award.
Tel: +30 6944731776,