Talent Guide

Mark Moran

  • Discipline:Producer
  • Program Year:Producing Lab 2004


Mark produced the 2003 IDA award-winning short documentary Chavez Ravine: A Los Angeles Story. He has worked in various production capacities on a wide range of studio and independent features, including Bee Season (Richard Gere), Basic (John Travolta), Secretary (Maggie Gyllenhaal), Sweet Home Alabama (Reese Witherspoon), and Novocaine (Steve Martin). Mark started his own company at age 17, launching him on a successful career designing and programming computer games, where he received a patent for a new CGI process combining filmed live action with computer animation. He graduated summa cum laude from Columbia University with a degree in literature & writing.

Current Project

Sleeping Beauty (Narrative Feature)


A young college student seizes the opportunity to reactivate her childhood gift of synesthesia - the perception of sound as vivid color - in order to secure a brilliant musical career, but soon finds the cost may be her sanity.