Established in 2003, Mangiardi Films has been providing professional production services for over a decade to the Greater Metro Detroit community and beyond.
Owner • Filmmaker
An experienced filmmaker, he has directed, edited, produced, coordinated, and filmed for an array of content genres including music videos, feature-length documentaries, promotional marketing, and journalistic broadcasting. A significant portion of his professional work focused on creating artistically stylized closed captioning for innovative music videos and specialized in the creation of fully accessible online live media content for individuals who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Utilizing his experiences as a Teaching Assistant, he also provides group and one-on-one training opportunities to help growing professionals expand their skills in the production field.
Likes: Bacon, pasta, soccer, dodgeball, travel, macro photography
Assistant Director • Producer
Mark has been working on TV and film productions for 10+ years. Getting his start working as a Production Assistant on TLC’s “What Not To Wear”, he continued working as a PA on several music video shoots, learning the ins and outs of the job. He has since been an Assistant Director for 20 music videos, and one 6 episode web series, and working with cast and crews ranging from 5-80 people.
In 2015 Mark helped develop and launch DPAN.tv, amongst his many roles in helping build the network, he worked as an Associate Producer and Director of DTV News, as well as being a producer for four other web-series. He also works closely with clients to help them take their projects vision and see them through to become realities.
He has a passion for inspiring others and changing the world’s perception of the ever-growing talents of the Deaf community.
Likes: Umphrey’s McGee, playing his guitar, concert