"Kαλλιστη Ζωή" - in Greek means "It's A Beautiful Life".

Kalliste Zoe Productions

Mary Rachel Gardner, an award-winning independent filmmaker, created Kalliste Zoe Productions to explore, capture, and share the wondrous beauties in the world through cinematic art and storytelling. Mary Rachel has been producing and developing original content since graduating with Honors from USC (2013).     

Production Show Reel

A Purgatory Story

Watch Now On Omeleto. Currently Pushing Over 1,000,000 Views👀 

UPDATE: A PURGATORY STORY is now featured as one of the "Best of January" films on @omeletocom🎺😈

Making Movie Magic



Kalliste Zoe Productions is currently developing and packaging original content  including comedic sketches, music videos, parodies, documentaries, pilots, shorts and feature films. Looking for a creative collaboration?


We are passionate and joyful about our mission. Appropriate, professional attention and energy is applied to every aspect of each project, from the page to the big screen. There are many ways you can contribute and support so that we continue creating movie magic!