Zirin Productions is a client-based company producing high quality media that broadens your scope. The LLC is based in California's North Bay Area, established by Melissa Willenborg, M.F.A.

Melissa is a documentary filmmaker, educator, and professional media producer with specialties in editing, audio acquisition, and camera operation. She works mindfully with each client to realize their vision and garner the most value from media.  If you're interested in pricing or a quote for video production services, please Contact us or fill out a  Project Form so we can get started!

Courses Taught

TV Production Practicum

Radio Production Practicum

Doing Visual History

Advanced Production

Film Appreciation

Lecture Topics

DSLR filmmaking

Editing in Final Cut Pro

Editing in Adobe Premiere Pro

Video Journalism

Audio Acquisition

Photography & Composition Fundamentals

Equipment Demonstrations

I’ve learned so much from every film and every director - a new perspective, a greater appreciation of the art.
— Sally Menke