With a background in dance and broadcast journalism, Marites combines her passion for dance and film through her inventive dance shorts like in tremorHOOPTurnAround TangoVanishing Points and Crack the Cypher. She enjoys telling people’s stories, and particularly those who use art to overcome obstacle. Her award-winning films have screened at numerous international festivals. In her spare time, she dances slowly to fast music, cycles, snaps photos and writes about herself in the third person.