Marc Silver is an award winning independent filmmaker and story consultant who over the last two decades has created a body of work probing the systems of power and thinking that shape our times.
His first feature length film Who is Dayani Cristal? premiered at the Sundance Festival 2013, where it won the Cinematography Award: World Cinema Documentary and the Amnesty International Best Documentary Award 2014.
His Oscar shortlisted and Emmy nominated feature documentary, 3 ½ Minutes, Ten Bullets premiered at the Sundance Festival 2015 winning the U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Social Impact.
From 2018-20 Marc was embedded inside Amnesty International researching ideas related to future technologies and their impact on human rights. He is currently collaborating with Shoshana Zuboff, author of The Age Of Surveillance Capitalism, on a new film.
The World Is Forest about ayahuasca and Indigenous knowledge will be released in 2022.