John has acted in several independent feature films. He is also a producer, having worked on the films The Last Taxi Driver, Leaving and Junkie Heaven. While teaching and TDing at LaGuardia High School is demanding work, John manages to Line Produce and Production Manage indie films in his off time.

​Creating films with a message... films that matter...


John Marean, co-manager of Intention Films and Media, graduated with his MFA in Technical Design and Production from the Yale School of Drama. He started his career as the Technical Director of the Hudson Guild Theater, then became Production Manager of Playwrights' Horizons/Scenic Central and built sets for Nickelodeon, as well as many other Broadway, off-Broadway, television and feature film productions.

John has taught almost every subject invented by the NYCDOE since 1991. In 2006, John became the Technical Director of the Long Island Film/TV Foundation and began video editing shortly thereafter.

In 2012, John became Technical Director at the LaGuardia High School (The "Fame" school) of Music & Art and Performing Arts in NYC.