We are a team of multidisciplinary creatives in Durham, NC who are passionate about telling stories that entertain and inspire.
Over two decades of award-winning filmmaking, Markay Media has proven its ability to tell a damn good story. With accomplished director Cynthia Hill at the helm, this team of spirited documentary professionals specializes in crafting essential, but sometimes overlooked stories with artistry and resilience. Markay Media’s distinctive approach has found a perfect base for content-creation in Durham, North Carolina, where the team harnesses local assets to bring the complexity of the region to international audiences. Pairing outstanding craftsmanship with intimacy and compassion, Markay Media consistently achieves visually rich, empathetic portraits of the American South and beyond.
2015 James Beard Broadcast & New Media Nomination
2014 Human Rights Award
2014 James Beard Broadcast & New Media Nomination
2013 Peabody Award
2013 James Beard Broadcast & New Media Nomination
Eli Van Noppen