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Marie-Michèle Jasmin-Bélisle

Company
8H51
www.8h51.com
Marie-Michele
info@8h51.com
(505) 261-2360 phone

LA-based, Montreal-born film director Marie-Michele Jasmin-Belisle can usually be found in seascapes, deserts and urban jungles. Her work often features strong female protagonists, unique worlds, and inner/outer journeys filled with resiliency.

Marie-Michele was a featured artist at the International Symposium of Electronic Arts, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and has screened at film festivals worldwide. Awards include 'Best female director', 'Best Cinematography', 'Best Series Pilot' and a nomination for 'Best featurette' for her period drama 'Women of the West', 'Best music film' (Tracce Cinematografiche, Italy) and 'Best Cinematography' (Arte Non Stop, Buenos Aires) for her short 'Helix'. Her feature doc "Ojibwa Warrior" was recently selected to screen at the Academy qualifying Palm Springs Documentary film festival as well as the 42nd edition of the Minneapolis St.Paul International Film Festival in spring 2023.

She is currently finishing up a series proof-of-concept/pilot titled "Witches of New York", set in a fortuneteller's lair in 1930s New York, which she plans to launch into the festival circuit late 2023.

MM's work can be found at the NYU Film and Video center, the Smithsonian, the Cinema Guild and has been licensed by A+J and Vice Media.


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