Marc M Sarrado photographied in Cardedeu, Barcelona in 2015.

Marc M Sarrado is a talented experienced cinematographer and director. Based between Asia Pacific and Europe. Exquisite taste for visuals, light and colours. Self made documentary filmmaker, creative mindset and persistent attitude. The field is his playground, where he harvest the best of his experiences to bring it to every project. Over the past twenty years, he has developed a sharp sense for character development through narrative sequences and efficient visuals. Integral to his professional vision are a strong creative and journalistic instinct, as well as compelling non-fiction storytelling for international audiences.

Marc began working in television in 1997 in TV3 in Barcelona. Since becoming an independent cinematographer in 2006, he has focused on documentaries and new media productions dedicated on a variety of issues and subjects such as environmental, scientific, social, economic, and human rights. His work has taken him to 55 countries in 5 continents, and has included adventures through the Amazon jungle, Afghanistan, Iraq, Antarctica, Atacama, Sahara, Gobi, Wadi Rum, Thar and Sahel deserts.

As a cinematographer, Marc’s collaborations include major networks such as PBS, ARTE, ALJAZEERA, CBS, BLOOMBERG TV, EURONEWS, CNBC, NBC, FOX IC, RTBF, TVE, NOS, EL PAíS and RTS. He has been Director of Photography for multi-award-winning feature documentaries such as The Light Bulb Conspiracy (2010), The Dalí Dimension (2010), Sand Wars (2013) or Songs of Redemption (2013).

Marc has long experience in Asia as a result of his years based in Thailand (2008) and China (2012-2018). Now he is an essential production contact to link East and West. His most recent work as director is This Is Philosophy, a documentary series (24x52') Marc Sarrado is available to work worldwide as a director of photography and/or director for documentaries, narrative TVCs, branded content and any creative international productions.


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