Marsie Wallach | Freelance Line Producer

Freelance Line Producer | First Assistant Director {non guild}

Executive Producers: Mark Androw, Cliff Grant
Head of Production: Mary Langenfield
Directors: Blair Hayes, Jeff France, John Komnenich, Ky Dickens, Laurie Rubin, Andy Richter, David Orr, Bob Ebel, Robb Fischer, Scott McCollough, Toby Phillips, Ali Selim, Rocky Powell, Trip Gruver, John Massey
Clients: McDonald’s, Thomas Bagels, Chuck E. Cheese's, Allstate, Gatorade, Crest, Fellowes, Starz, Campbell's Soup, Ameritech, Lowes Home Centers, Hoover, Sears, Roto, Omni Hotels,, Dremel, Grainger, FINRA, Friendlys, Qdoba, Bob Evans, AARP, Country Financial, First Midwest Bank, Steinmart, Regions Bank, Illiniois Lottery
Locations: Chicago, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Denver, Atlanta, Miami, Orlando

Executive Producer: Steven Anderson
Director: Erin Sarofsky
Client: Sanofsky-Pasteur
Location: New York City

Bullit Branded
Head of Production: Jenni Sprunger
Director: Sasie Sealy
Client: Ulta Beauty
Location: Chicago

One at Optimus
Director of Production: Lisa Masseur
Executive Producer: Jonah Mueller
Directors: Ben Fink, Michael Chaves, Ben Chappell, Mark & Amanda, Duncan Wolfe, James Fleischel, Logan Hall, Brian Johnson
Clients: McDonald's, Toyota, Cox Communications, Ford Motor Company, US Bank, Allstate, Cottonelle, Sears, Payless Shoes, Skinny Pop, Olive Garden
Locations: Austin, Chicago, Atlanta

Los Angeles
Managing Director: Lisa Tauscher
Director: Jared Eberhardt
Client: AARP
Location: Chicago

Station Films
Los Angeles
Executive Producer: Caroline Gibney
Director: Seth Townsend
Client: Shopko

The Mill
Executive Producer: Tracey Khan
Directors: Bowe King, Nick Yiallouris, Jeff Dates
Clients: Ego, Illinois Lottery, Commonwealth Edison, Aleve
Location: Chicago

Executive Producer: Qadree Holmes
Directors: Andrea Mandel, Herman Asph
Clients: Purina, Camping World
Location: Los Angeles, Chicago

Executive Producer: Graham Gangi
Head of Production: Eve Cross
Directors: Don Hoeg, Danny J. Boyle, Sam Macon
Clients: United Healthcare, McDonald's, Hasbro, Airheads, Corona, Exxon
Location: Chicago

Traveling Picture Show Company

Los Angeles
CEO: Carissa Buffel
Executive Producer: John Noble
Director: Andrews Jenkins
Client: United Airlines
Location: Houston

Mad Cow Films

Producer: Jonas Blanchard
Director: Chris Hartwell
Client: Ford Moscow
Location: Chicago

Dictionary Films
Executive Producers: Megan Maples, Chris Rossiter
Directors: Jesse Shamata, Dan Waymack, Bob Akers
Client: Kelloggs/Disney, Ford Motor Company
Locations: Orlando, Wisconsin

Academy Films
Producer (London): Lucy Gossage
Directors: Si and Ad
Client: McDonalds
Location: Chicago

Backyard Productions
Los Angeles
Executive Producer: Emily Malito
Directors: Ron Lazzeretti, Xander™
Clients: Kmart, KFC, Goose Island
Location: Chicago


Los Angeles
Director: Justin Francis
Client: American Beverage Association
Location: Miami

Vitamin Brand
Directors: Ryan Dunn, Danny DelPurgatorio, Linas Jodwalis
Clients: Michelob (Digital Stop Motion/Live Action), NAACP (Post Producer), Freschetta, Jamba Juice
Locations: Chicago, Miami

Filmworkers Club
Executive Producer: Derek DeBoard
Director: Matt Egan
Client: Jim Beam
Location: Chicago

59 Films
Executive Producer: Ed Amaya
Director: Ron Lazzeretti
Client: Coors, Kmart
Location: Chicago

Executive Producer: David James
Director: Gavin James (agency creative)
Agency Creative Team: Bob Shallcross, David Soames
Client: Healthy Choice
Location: Los Angeles

Executive Producer: Andy Crosbie
Director: David Popescu
Client: Advil
Location: Orlando

The Joneses
New York, NY
Executive Producer: Pam Rohs
Director: Marcus Stevens, Rich Wafer
Clients: Illinois Tourism, Wellcare, AARP - NY Life
Locations: Chicago, Orlando, Illinois

Komnenich Films
Chicago, IL
Executive Producer: Eve Cross
Director: John Komnenich
Clients: TopCo/Food Club
Location: Orlando

Ebel Productions
Chicago, IL
Director: Bob Ebel
Executive Producer: Jason Schettler
Clients: Quaker, Boeing, Rob Reiner, Friendley's Restaurants, Little Tykes, Kissimmee Tourism, Dimetapp, Robert Woods Johnson Foundation, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Boars Head...
Locations: Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Orlando, Miami

Manarchy Films
Chicago, IL
Executive Producer: Dan Lundmark
Directors: Dennis Manarchy, Craig McCord, Peter Van Vliet
Clients: Clairol, Target, Eli Lilly & Co, Sears, Kleenex, Allercare, FTD, Cracker Barrel, Nintendo…
Locations: Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Florida Keys, Milwaukee, Maine

Executive Producer | Line Producer | Post Production Supervisor

Sedelmaier Film Productions
Chicago, IL
Director: Joe Sedelmaier
Clients: Wendy's International, Federal Express, Alaska Airlines, Texaco, Mattel, Campbells, Valvoline, Texaco, Little Caesar's, Sprint…
Locations: Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Ohio, London, Rome, Amsterdam

Director | Producer | Writer

Point of View: A Joe Sedelmaier Retrospective
Documentary chronicling the work of Joe Sedelmaier and how he changed television advertising.
Interviews conducted throughout the U.S. with industry luminaries (Lee Clow, Bob Garfield, Cliff Freeman, and others)
USA Film Festival Official Selection


Narrative Short Film
Sundance Film Festival Official Selection
Directed by Joe Sedelmaier

Art Director

The Roommate PBS

Location Manager

Easy Money Orion Pictures (Chicago Pre-production)

The Lost Honor of Katherine Beck ABC

Related Achievements

Awards Clios, Cannes: Gold, Silver, & Bronze Lions, International Festival of New York, D & AD, Hollywood IBA, for Sedelmaier Film Productions - best in category and/or overall

Board Member AICP Midwest

Related Skills

Stop motion and VFX related shoots through post
Budgeting and Scheduling software proficient
Non-Guild First Assistant Director


University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Bachelor of Arts with Honors
Department of Speech, Communication and Theatre
Concentration in Film