Marian Bartsch

2021 Judge


Mago Films



Short bio

Marian Bartsch has produced over eighty hours of successful, award-winning factual entertainment and television documentaries. The ABC, landmark WWI documentary, The Waler: Australia’s Great War Horse, was nominated for an AFI/AACTA Award for Best Cinematography, a Screen Producers Australia Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary and screened on BBC4 and Netflix. Others films award-winning films include Hoover’s Gold and Life Architecturally, nominated for Best Arts Documentary at the prestigious ATOM Awards. The Fabulous Flag Sisters won Best Documentary at the Roma Film Festival. Surfing the Menu a food travel / series format (five series for Discovery) is global success story.