Named in VARIETY as one of the top up-and-coming filmmakers who represent the future of film, media and entertainment, Marco Bottiglieri has directed and produced numerous nationally acclaimed films, commercials, and music videos since he was 15. Recently, Marco has just completed principal production on his first directorial feature film titled "Color Me You" which will be distributed in early 2017. While directing is Marco's first passion, he is also skilled as a director of photography and has worked as a DP on projects including James Franco's web series "Undergrads South", and music videos featuring artists from The Voice. Marco has also shot numerous feature films that have been screened internationally and have been featured on talk shows such as the Steve Harvey Show. Marco's success has gained him recognition and an audience at the Student Television Network, the SXSW International Film Festival, the Los Angeles Movie Awards, and the Las Vegas Film Festival to name a few. His mission is to continuously improve his skills to think like a producer but create like a director; his passion for his work is to not only create products on a level that matches the Hollywood professionalism, but to run his cast, crew & sets with that same quality. Marco's love for film drives him to not only appreciate how far he has come, but to excite & motivate him for how far he can go.