Born and raised in southwestern Wyoming, Mark’s passion for filmmaking began with making short films about extreme sports. He moved to Chicago, Illinois to attend film school at DePaul University
While in film school, Mark was able to experiment in every aspect of filmmaking from writing and editing to acting and composing musical scores. He soon realized his passion was for non-fictional storytelling in the documentary format. Mark moved back to Wyoming where he earned a MA in Communication and Journalism from the University of Wyoming in 2011. During his studies at the University of Wyoming, Mark began producing the feature length documentary,Energy! O Energy!, which has won awards worldwide on the film festival circuit. A week after completing Energy! O Energy!, Mark began making A Movement of Movement. Learn more about A Movement of Movement on Facebook.
He is currently living in Los Angeles where he is working on a new project and attending the University of Southern California for a MFA in Producing.