Marinna is a filmmaker, writer, and sound artist. She is interested in the intersection of art and social justice, especially in relation to culture and the environment. Marinna is well-versed in all aspects of film production. She has created visual content for the Nature Conservancy, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, and Focal Press, and served as the supervising sound editor at Raconteur Sound for the past 2 years. Her writings have appeared in a variety of publications, including the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage’s online magazine Folklife, The Establishment, Entropy Magazine, and Hollywood Sound Design and Moviesound Newsletter, a definitive volume on the history of sound design in film written by David E. Stone with Vanessa Theme Ament. As a sound artist, Marinna has had work commissioned by the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia), has exhibited a series of historic soundscapes at the Owens-Thomas House in Savannah, GA, and has contributed to the global art project Cities and Memory (Oxford, UK). Marinna holds a BA in Environmental Studies from Vassar College, and an MFA in Sound Design from the Savannah College of Art and Design.