Marwen El Hechkel

Tunis, Tunisia


Marwen El Hechkel is a highly accomplished filmmaker, specializing in editing and post-production management. Born on July 25, 1991, in Tunis, Tunisia, Marwen's passion for storytelling and film began at a young age. By the age of 5, he had already developed a love for writing, and at 15, he embarked on creating short experimental films, showcasing his early talent and creativity.

Marwen's educational journey in the world of cinema and audio-visual arts began with his enrollment in the Superior Institute of Art and Multimedia of Manouba in 2010. He pursued an applied license in Cinema and Audio-Visual, graduating in 2013.
Marwen is fluent in English, French, and Arabic, both in written and spoken form, enabling him to work effectively in diverse cultural and linguistic environments.

Upon graduating from the Cinema School of Tunis, Marwen immediately ventured into the professional world of filmmaking as a senior editor. His debut feature creative documentary, titled "The Black Memory," showcased his editing prowess and set the stage for his future success. Since then, Marwen has contributed his expertise as a senior editor to a remarkable total of 17 projects.

His portfolio encompasses a wide range of genres, including four feature documentaries, one feature docudrama, four short documentaries, a documentary series consisting of 30 episodes, and eight short fiction films. Marwen's exceptional work has garnered significant recognition.

Marwen's dedication to his craft goes beyond his own projects. He has actively engaged with various non-governmental organizations (NGOs), including DW (Deutsche Welle), Alkhatt, and MediaHub, conducting workshops for individuals of all ages. These workshops have empowered and inspired participants, allowing them to explore the art of filmmaking under Marwen's guidance.

Furthermore, Marwen's expertise as an editor and his passion for sharing knowledge have led him to work as an editing trainer at three different universities. By imparting his skills and industry insights to aspiring filmmakers, he has played a vital role in shaping the next generation of talented professionals.

In recognition of his contributions to the field, Marwen El Hechkel became a Pro Member of D-WORD, the largest documentary film industry network, in 2020. This membership demonstrates his commitment to continuous learning, collaboration, and networking within the global filmmaking community.

With an impressive body of work and a commitment to excellence, Marwen El Hechkel continues to make a significant impact in the world of filmmaking. His exceptional storytelling abilities and technical expertise make him a sought-after senior editor and post-production manager, ensuring that each project he touches reaches its full potential.