marlaine glicksman

photographer/filmmaker/screenwriter/journalist New York, NY

Marlaine Glicksman ( is a visual storyteller: an award-winning filmmaker/screenwriter, photographer, and journalist who creates dramatic character-driven stories set in multicultural contexts both narrative and documentary and in moving images and still.

Glicksman is the director/producer of The Commandment Keepers, a documentary on the highly observant synagogue in Harlem ( She has shot for Vibe, George, and Travel & Leisure and has written for Rolling Stone, George, Harper's, Harper's Bazaar, Interview, and the Jerusalem Post Magazine, among other publications. Glicksman was an editor for Vogue and Senior Editor for Film Comment. She has been a story and editing consultant for documentaries and features including Breakfast with Scot (director Laurie Lynd), Full Disclosure (director Brian Palmer), and End of the Beginning (director Sabu Quinn). She received her MFA from Columbia University Film Division.


Photography Film Journalism


Screenwriting Photoshop Final Cut (Pro Express...) Writing Editing Copy Editing Sound Recording Documentary Narrative