Inspire the future

Legacy Biographies transforms your stories, heritage and values into well-produced video documentaries. Our lens will breathe continued life into your legacy, as future generations connect with you and gain perspective through your memories, experiences and wisdom.

Who We Are

Following years of development, Legacy Biographies – a Cleveland, Ohio-based media production company – was founded in 2015 by Alexis and Mariana Edelman, an Argentine couple who settled in Northeast Ohio to build their careers, establish a new home and raise their family.

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Our Process

We’ll walk you through every step of the process to ensure the experience is as simple and enjoyable as possible. When production has wrapped, we’ll deliver you a high-definition video or audio documentary that will quickly become a treasured family heirloom.

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"Doing this video with Legacy Biographies not only told our family story; but, it allowed me to explore my own story. Many thanks to Alexis and team for pulling it all together in a beautiful and memorable package."

− Laura P.

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Recent Projects



Grandparents are the living memory of the family.

Pope Francis

A people that doesn’t know how to look after its children or grandparents is a people that has no future. Because it doesn’t have strength or the memory to go forward.

Pope Francis

Grandparents are a family's greatest treasure, the founders of a loving legacy, the greatest storytellers, the keepers of traditions that linger on in cherished memory.

Unknown Author

Grandparents are the family's strong foundation. Their very special love sets them apart. Through happiness and sorrow, through their special love and caring, grandparents keep a family close at heart.

Unknown Author

Grandparents are the footsteps to the future generations.

Unknown Author

Blessed be the ties that bind generations.

Unknown Author

To forget one's ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without a root.

Chinese Proverb

One of life's greatest mysteries is how the boy who wasn't good enough to marry your daughter can be the father of the smartest grandchild in the world.

Jewish Proverb

77% of seniors felt it is important to pass along their values

Allianz American Legacies Study

72% of adults said it helped them be closer to older relatives., Global Study of Users, 2014

First person narratives and family histories are important historical documents.

John Bond

You are doing a service by leaving a legacy, no matter how small or large.

John Bond

You are an important person. You have things to pass on, to your children, to unknown future generations.

Janice T. Dixon

I am not famous or rich, but I still want to be remembered.

Janice T. Dixon

Family histories humanize the people you know or knew and remember for those who did not know them.

Janice T. Dixon

I suggest that family history is more important than any other history simply because family is the fundamental, rock-bottom unit of society.

Charley Kempthorne

It will have a wider impact than you might imagine.

Penny Stratton