Maggie Roback is from Adrian, a small town in Southeast Michigan. Maggie's journey into the creative and media arts began with entering 4-H photography projects to the local county fair. In 2016, Maggie began working as an audio technician for The Sound Doctor, giving her experience with audio engineering, lighting, projection, and other aspects of live event production. She studied Art & Design at the University of Michigan; here she developed a passion for video production, compositing, and effects. After graduating in 2021 she accepted a position as a Video Production Intern with the Houston Rockets. During this internship Maggie polished her video editing skills, boosted her animation abilities, and developed a greater interest in the use of video to enrich live productions. Overall, her experiences have helped her realize that her desire to create stems from her passion to share impactful stories and moments with others.
Official Selection - Central Michigan International Film Festival (2022, Project: The Lost Scene)
Official Selection - Great Lakes International Film Festival (2021, Project: The Lost Scene)
Official Selection - New York Lift-Off Film Festival (2021, Project: The Lost Scene)
U-M Stamps Senior Studio Award (2021)
Jury Award for Best First/Student Film at the Central Michigan International Film Festival (2020, Project: Empty)
Official Selection - Maumee Film Festival (2020, Project: Empty)
Featured in a Reel of Student Work at the Ann Arbor Film Festival (2019, Project: Empty)