Founder and Producer
Margo Guernsey is a documentary filmmaker based in Boston. She produces, directs and writes non-profit and industrial videos for the web, and has two feature length projects in process. Councilwoman, the story of a hotel housekeeper who sits on the City Council in Providence, RI, is in postproduction; and A Song of Hope, a historical documentary about civil rights legend Pauli Murray, is in development. Guernsey currently works as a Producer for McElroy Films LLC, and teaches documentary filmmaking workshops at NewTV. Prior to moving to Boston, Guernsey worked as a Producer at WPBT2, Miami's PBS Station. Guernsey came to filmmaking after a successful career in fundraising and communications for non-profits. Her documentary short, The Bonus March as told by Walter Waters, won Best Producing at the Canes Film Festival/University of Miami, and an Honorable Mention at the Chris Awards, part of the Colombus International Film and Video Festival. Guernsey founded Time Travel Productions in 2012. She holds an MFA in film production from the University of Miami, an MA in history from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and a BA from Brown University. Guernsey is bilingual Spanish/English, and the proud mother of two young children.