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Ross Marks

Assistant Professor
Faculty and Staff

Contact Info
(575) 646-7472
Office: MH 172-C



Ross Kagan Marks is an award-winning director best known for directing WALKING WITH HERB, THE TWILIGHT OF THE GOLDS and HOMAGE.  His other credits include the films THE HEART OUTRIGHT, FOWL, TARRANT COUNTY, SHOWDOWN ON RIO ROAD, FLUFF and PRINCESS, which was on the short list for the Academy Award live-action shorts. His films have won awards at the Sundance Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival, Cleveland International Film festival and festivals throughout the world. He is a graduate of the American Film Institute and a member of the Writers Guild. The Executive Director and founder of the Las Cruces International Film Festival, Ross teaches at New Mexico State University.


Contact Ross

Phone: (575)646-7472
Office: Milton Hall 172-C

Courses Taught

Acting For Film
Cinema Review
Film Festival Prep and Production

Creative Writing