Alexey Marfin
Alexey Marfin
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Alexey Marfin is a filmmaker interested in life in cities, making films between Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
Born in Leningrad in the USSR, Alexey emigrated to the UK in the 1990s. He studied at the Architectural Association in London, where he became interested in designing worlds for film. He began his filmmaking career as a visual effects artist at the Sundance-award-winning studio Factory Fifteen, before directing his own films.
Alexey’s films have screened worldwide – at the Busan Film Festival, Kaohsiung VR Film Lab, Brooklyn Film Festival, and many more. His VR film ‘Kowloon Forest’ won ‘Best Live Action VR’ at the Vancouver Film Festival. He has been acclaimed in both Western and Asian media, including VICE, NOWNESS, Ming Pao Weekly, City Magazine (HK), RTHK, Time Out, and others.
Alexey has also taught and lectured internationally – including MIT, UCLA, City University of Hong Kong, National Chiao Tung University, Tsinghua University, and the Royal College of Art. He co-founded the Fiction & Entertainment Masters program at SCI-Arc in Los Angeles, which works with collaborators from Framestore, Sundance, Netflix, and more.
CV available on request.
Alexey Marfin 2022 Los Angeles
Selected Press
City Magazine (2019, Chinese)
Ming Pao Weekly (2019, Chinese)
NOWNESS China (2019, Chinese)
Hong Kong Economic Times (2019, Chinese)
Zolima CityMag (2019, English)
Hong Kong Free Press (2019, English)
TimeOut Hong Kong (2019, Chinese)
RTHK (2019, Chinese)
+852 (HK Airlines Inflight Mag) (2019, English/Chinese)
Réalité Virtuelle (2019, French)
VICE Motherboard (2016, English)
BIOS Monthly (2016, Chinese)
VICE (2016, English)
號外 (2019, 中文)
明周 (2019, 中文)
NOWNESS中國 (2019, 中文)
香港經濟日報 (2019, 中文)
Zolima CityMag (2019, 英文)
香港自由新聞 (2019, 英文)
TimeOut香港 (2019, 中文)
香港電台 (2019, 中文)
+852 (香港航空的機上雜誌) (2019, 英文/中文)
Réalité Virtuelle (2019, 法文)
VICE Motherboard (2016, 英文)
BIOS Monthly (2016, 中文)
VICE (2016, 英文)
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