BIOGRAPHY

MARISSA HIGH

Marissa High is a writer/director, woodland creature, and sometimes Korean drama addict.

 

She has written and directed for CollegeHumor and Squirrel Fight Comedy. She has creatively consulted with Sid Lee, MuteSix, Big Breakfast, and Rose & Tool.

One of the top CollegeHumor videos she has directed and co-wrote, “Tips for New Year’s Eve”was #5 trending on YouTube the day it debuted and has over a million views.

The short film that she wrote and directed, “Safe,” was an official selection at LA Shorts International Film Festival, Capital City Film Festival, New York Shorts International Film Festival, San Francisco Black Film Festival, Detroit Shetown Women’s Film Festival and Women of

African Descent Film Festival.

 

Her feature screenplay, At Home, was a 2020 Semifinalist in WeScreenplay's Diverse Voices, 2020 Quarterfinalist in ScreenCraft Drama Screenplay Competition, and 2020 Quarterfinalist in TSL's Free Screenplay Competition.

She is available for representation.

Fall 2017

ScreenCraft

Film Fund

QUARTERFINALIST

2018

ScreenCraft

Short Screenplay

Competition

SEMIFINALIST

2018 PAGE

International

Screenwriting

Competiton

QUARTERFINALIST