We're a filmmaking duo of multihypehante women who support each other unconditionally and share the goals of telling stories authentically.
Company
Besties Make Movies
Besties Makes Movies is a New York-based independent Film Production company developing film & television content that is immodest, unfiltered, and provocative. We tell the compelling stories of those that the mainstream has left behind in creative ways. As part of our mission, our projects employ inclusively on both sides of the camera and bring sustainability to film production.
BMM features, shorts, and episodic content.
Co-Founders Stacey Maltin and Margarita Zhitnikova (formerly Marzy Hart) have had their work screen at Dances With Films, NewFest, Soho International Film Festival, New York Television Festival, ITVfest, Cinequest Film Festival, and more.
Landing Up, the duos first feature film they produced in association with Bold Compass Films is available NOW on all major VOD platforms as well as on cable on demand. Stream it on iTunes, & Amazon now!
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Official Selection
Jones
Big Apple Film Festival
New York
2019
Best Pilot Nomination
Linked
Buffalo International Film Fest (Best Pilot Nominee)
Buffalo, New York
2018
Winner: BEST DRAMA SHORT Nominee: Best Director & Best Actress nominee
Jones
Twister Alley Film Festival
Woodward, Oklahoma
Womxn In Film, Limelight Award
Jones
Sene Film Festival
Official Selection
Jones
Bowery Film Festival
Official Selection
Jones
Long Island International Film Expo
Official Selection
Jones
Lighthouse International Film Festival
Official Selection
Linked
NYC Web Fest
Network Notes
Linked
ITVf
Manchester, Vermont
Official Selection
Linked
YoFi Fest
New York, New York
Screenplay Official Selection
2 weeks
HollyShorts Film Festival
Los Angeles
Current City
New York
Stacey Maltin and Marzy Hart first met in an improv class, then they fell in love and became an inseparable team.
We're a filmmaking duo of multihypehante women who support each other unconditionally and share the goals of telling stories authentically.
Company
Besties Make Movies