Maren is a versatile and passionate director with a BA in film and TV from Westerdals Oslo ACT. She won the Student Oscar in 2020 for Best International Documentary with her BA project “Dear Father…”.
She has worked in multiple parts of the industry, including TV production, live broadcasting, advertising and with documentaries. She also has expertise in the various professional functions, and has worked with photography, editing and directing. This cross disciplinary experience gives her an advantage in the role as a director - being able to see the bigger picture of the production.
Her heart lies within storytelling and she is committed to keeping it real and authentic, with a focus on the interpersonal. She wants to challenge the old traditions, prejudices and explore the times we live in.