Maria Johnsen is a film and television writer, director and producer. She has published 43 fiction and nonfiction books which are on sale in bookstores and online. Some of her non-fiction books are educational materials on post graduate level at universities in North America and Europe such as: "The Business of Filmmaking: Building A Business and Networking Strategies in The Movie Industry", The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Digital Marketing: The next big technological break, Blockchain in Digital Marketing: A New Paradigm of Trust, Multilingual Digital Marketing: Managing for Excellence in Online Marketing, Sales in The Age Of Intelligent Web. Maria has also written books in German, French and Dutch Languages.
Maria runs Golden Way Media Films a production and development company in London, UK.
Maria Johnsen is also director and founder of Golden Way Media an award winning multilingual digital marketing company in Norway. In 2016, she was ranked #6 digital marketing influencer in the world by Onalytica Company who runs Influencer Relationship Management (IRM) solution in the UK and U.S.A. She was also ranked among top 100 global artificial intelligence A.I. and Fintech influencer by the same company.
Maria Johnsen holds a degree in political economy, Beauty Arts from Sorbonne University in Paris, BA in Information technology, BA in informatics, Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Johnsen graduated from Royal Holloway University of London, where she received an M.A., in Film Production, with an emphasis in Writing, Directing and Producing Film and TV.
In 2019 Maria received The International Star Award for quality leadership, innovation and excellence. The convention was held in Geneva, Switzerland.
Maria wrote, directed and produced successful films which are streaming on Amazon Prime in North America, UK and Japan. Maria ‘s short films are streaming on the following platforms in Australia, Canada, Mexico ,New Zealand, United States, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala and Panama via Tubi , It is streaming in Brazil nationwide.
Platforms to watch this film are: Roku, Fire TV, Android, iOS, Comcast, Samsung, Vizio, Web, Android TV, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Apple TV, Cox, Tivo, Telstra, Hisense, Rogers, Echoshow, Enseo.
Maria 's films are streaming in 168 countries.
Maria has written 11 commercially viable screenplays in the following genres: Science Fiction, Drama, Horror, Crime, Fantasy, Action Thriller and Biopic which are in –pre-production.
Unique traits: creative, leader, organized, innovator, systematic, analytical thinker
Pauline's Love Spell
Film (short) by Golden Way Media Films Writer, Director, Producer, Actor On the night of a full moon when a woman casts a love spell, an unexpected event changes her life forever.
Searching For Harriet
Film (short) by Golden Way Media Films/Director (Romance) Writer, Director, Producer A 50+ Romance
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Crime, Horror and Thriller) Producer,Writer, Director Based on Maria Johnsen’s novel ” Escape from Jekyll Island”
Huldra and Photographer
Film by Golden Way Media Films/Director (Fantasy and Horror) Producer, writer and director A short story based on a Scandinavian folklore.
The ghost on the bridge
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Horror) Producer, writer A British paranormal horror story based on Maria Johnsen's novel.
Carlo's American Dream
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Biography) Director, writer, producer A biopic based on Maria Johnsen's novel " Carlo's big dream"
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Action and Crime) Writer, Director,Producer A crime feature film jam packed with action and thriller.
The 7 keys of the Sierra Estrella
Film by Golden Way Media Films Writer, Director, Producer Maria Johnsen's treasure hunt movie.
Elf and Huldra
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Adventure, Fantasy and Romance) Producer, writer and director An epic fantasy based on Maria Johnsen's novel "The Battle of Hulders".
Film by Golden Way Media Films (Action, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Writer, Director , Producer Ghostware is based on Maria Johnsen’s invention and novel “The Afternoon When She Died” which sold 30000 copies online and in bookstores back in 2014.
Roses and Chocolates
Television (Romance, War and History) Producer,writer and director, 5 seasons TV series every season contains 10 episodes. It is suitable for streamers such as Amazon, Netflix and history channel. Based on Maria Johnsen's novel "Roses and Chocolates" sold 50K copies worldwide back in 2015.
The International Star Award for Quality Leadership and Excellence