Marissa High is a Writer/Director originating from Flint, Michigan with a dialogue driven style with colorful contrast and camera movement that punctuates emotion. Think Taika Waititi meets Hiro Murai. Her writing focuses on dramatic comedies with a social commentary.
Marissa has directed for many brands such as Hulu, SELF, Architectural Digest and CollegeHumor. She has written for CollegeHumor, and creatively consulted with Kettle, Sid Lee, Mutesix, and Big Breakfast.
While working at Condé Nast, she directed episodes of AD’s Open Door, where celebrity talent gives a tour of their home.
Her short film “Safe” was an official selection at the Oscar- qualifying LA Shorts Festival.
She’s a co-founder of the production company Super Something and managed by Michael Swidler at 5x Media.