FESTIVALS AND AWARDS
Mark's short films and Music videos have been screened at festivals across the globe. Most notably Ottawa International Animation Festival (the largest animation festival in North America) where 'Marvin' received a Honourable Mention, The New York International Children's Film Festival (probably the most prestigious children's film festival in the world with judges including Susan Sarandon, Gus Van Sant and Matthew Modine), A host of Academy Award qualifying festivals including Palm Springs, Cinequest, St.Louis, Sarasota... and the invitation only Traverse City International Film Festival currated by documentary film maker Michael Moore.
'Marvin' has screened alongside Oscar and Bafta winning short films and picked up awards for best professional Animation at the Tennessee Blue Plum Animation festival and Best Animated Short at Eugene Oregon International Film Festival. It was also a finalist in the Shooting People Film of the Month competition judged by Matt Groening.
The music video Tokyo Moon was shortlisted for a British Animation Award and Nominated for Best Music Video at the Bradford Animation Festival.