Pirate island executive producer
Tom Dowd & the language of music
promotional media / corporate
© 2014 MARK HUNT FILM
BIO / BACKGROUND
GRAMMY-nominated writer-producer MARK L. HUNT founded Culver Academy's Fine Arts Film Society & published reviews under the encouragement of film critic Gene Siskel. Hunt further developed his media skills at CBS Television (Television City), as Features Editor for InGrove Magazine (South Beach) & with Paramount Pictures' Advertising Dept. (Hollywood) marketing the hit network television sitcoms "Cheers" & "Family Ties."
AFTER producing multiple segments, promos & corporate docs, Hunt secured financing for, produced & co-edited the film "Tom Dowd & the Language of Music" featuring Eric Clapton, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, The Allman Brothers, Joe Bonamassa & other recording legends.
CHRONICLING innovator Dowd's illustrious five-decade long career in music production & recording earned Hunt a Grammy Nomination as Producer (Best Long Form Music Video) critical acclaim & multiple international film industry honors, including SUNDANCE's Grand Jury Prize Selection. (The film is scheduled for BluRay Re-Release in 2019).
WHEN he's not developing feature films, Mark L. Hunt is creating unique & effective promotional media, writing & publishing.
Awards & Nominations
Commendation, City of Los Angeles
Grammy Award Nominee, Producer -
Best Long Form Music Video
Toronto International Film Festival, Official Selection
Sundance Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize, Official Selection
South by Southwest Film Festival, Official Selection