Discipline: Film/Video – documentary

Marnie Ellen Hertzler

Discipline: Film/Video – documentary
Region: Baltimore, MD
MacDowell fellowships: 2020

Marnie Ellen Hertzler is a video artist, animator, and filmmaker. Her films and animations often explore a multi-media approach to film presentation and distribution and has utilized live performance, installation, and web design to accompany her work. Her films have screened at Locarno Film Festival, Rotterdam International Film Festival, MoMA, and more. In 2018 Marnie was named one of Filmmaker Magazine's 25 New Faces of Independent Film and was a 2019 IFP Narrative Lab fellow. Influenced by her background in both psychology and fine arts, she creates films that act as cinematic platforms for the exploration of interpersonal relationships, the technology that defines us, and the inevitable end of it all. During her residency at MacDowell, she continued post-production on her first feature film, Crestone and began to research and develop her next feature film.



Marnie Ellen Hertzler worked in the Mixter studio.

Built in 1927–1930, the Florence Kilpatrick Mixter Studio was funded by its namesake and designed by the architect F. Winsor, Jr., who also designed MacDowell's original Savidge Library in 1925. Mixter Studio, solidly built of yellow and grey-hued granite, once had sweeping views of Pack Monadnock to the east. The small building was originally entered on the…

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