Originally from Argentina, Buenos Aires, Maria has a background in philosophy and creative photography. Maria’s work as a cinematographer includes the short dramas such as "Plagium" featuring Jason Flemying and Exec. Produced by Joe Wright (Atonement). Maria Directed and produced the short "Cry For All" which was selected for ArtWiki, Sheffield Doc Fest mini-meet Market and selected at the 7th Berlin Biennale, having also distributed worldwide by Shorts International Uk. In 2013 Maria had three films at the Cannes Short Film Corner. Currently, Maria is also directing personal projects and collaborating in the media department for Asian performing arts UK.