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A New Kind of Director

Marcos Monsalve, is a Swiss film Director that has been active since 2001. Starting as an editor at the age of 13, the young Director has been dedicating his life to filmmaking.

His work, professional studies and passion for filmmaking has lead him to win several Swiss film festivals, recognitions and the privilege to lives in Los Angeles and work with important Hollywood figures.

What distinguish this Director from many others, is his unique ability to master in depth several production jobs. Unlike many others, Marcos Monsalve started his career by working in several film departments for the past 12 years (see the list in right column) before calling himself a “Director”.

Today, the young 25 year old filmaker has a Production Cinema Degree,a Fine Arts Degree and is also Apple Pro Certified. 

Reputed for his artistic abilities, creativeness and effectiveness, Marcos Monsalve is a new type of film Director that is capable to produce on his own a motion picture project that usually requires a crew.

Simply look and listen to any clips (including the soundtracks) on this website and imagine that 1 man did all the work, meet Marcos Monsalve.

“I hired you because I was impressed by you work”

Jim H. SAG Actor - Independence day

Mac H. Union AC - Spider Man 1 & 2

“I am surprised of what you are capable of ”

Bill D. SAG Actor - Terminator Salvation

Won “Palme d’Or” of Cane 2009

“He is just amazing”

Johnny H. Producer - Trilogy Reel

In addition the company has it’s own full post-production department making it a true independent film company that is capable to produce:

  1. -TV series

  2. -Features

  3. -TV commercials

  4. -Cinema and TV pilots

and any project that requires a cinematic output.

What sets MCS General Pictures apart from competitors it’s it abilities to produce professional production at a fraction of a cost.

The secret is 10 years of development and investment in new video technologies paired with an entire new workflow that no studio uses today.

Hour clients goes from music groups, TV pilots to theatrical commercial.

MCS General Pictures

Is a Swiss motion pictures production studio, that was created on aug 22, 2011.

Today the company offers international video productions at an affordable price.

Ran by Marcos Monsalve, the company has the particularity to own 95% of the gear including cameras, audio equipment, lightning and rigs. Resulting in lower costs compared to competitors that usually rent the gear.

Worked Jobs Positions


Color Timer

  1. Sound designer

  2. Motion Graphic designer

Music composer

Camera operator

  1. Director photography

  2. Grip

Degree’s and Certificates

AA in Cinema, Los Angeles (GPA 3.84)

Federal Maturity in Fine Arts, Geneva.

  1. Apple Pro Certified in Final Cut Pro X


2006, Special Price Cycle d’Orientation film festival, Geneva

2004, Special  Price Jugendfilmtage film festival, Zurich

  1. 2009, Best Chase Project Los Angeles City College film program.

“Marcos Monsalve possède plusieurs cordes a son arc”

Christiane P. - La Tribune de Genve, Swiss National newspaper



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