Mark Pleasant – Small Wonder Studio & Animated Projections

Motion Picture/Video Production/3D Animation Summary of Experience:

Small Wonder Studio was formed in 1973. Since then we have been producing, directing and shooting original productions, music videos, TV commercials and documentaries. Working in film & video Small Wonder Studio is ready to tackle any production assignment. In recent years, 3-D computer animation and graphics have been added to Small Wonder’s capabilities. In 1996, Small Wonder’s Mark Pleasant received a regional EMMY award for his design and direction of a series of animated TV spots for Viacom Inc. Small Wonder also rents digital media equipment for audio, video and lighting.

Summary of Experience:

RCA/BMG RECORDS: Direct “Great Video Hits” compilation series for national distribution.

CINEMAX: Cameraman for country music special.

CBS: Videographer for CMA awards special.

ABC: Serve as lighting director for “Good Morning America” ‘The Judds’ Nashville interview.

“NOAH’S ARK FOUND“: Cinematographer for documentary film shot in Turkey and the USA.

“SUNFLOWER IN A HOTHOUSE“: Film about the artist Red Grooms, nominated for Academy Award. Served as cinematographer for Nashville segments.

 FREDRICK REMMINGTON (MYTH OF THE WEST): Serve as cameraman for High-Definition video production shown on PBS’s “American Masters” series.

“ATHENA: THE GODDESS AWAKENS“: Co-Produce and shoot documentary about sculpter Alan LeQuire.

CURB RECORDS/ Independent Labels: Serve as cinematographer for various music videos; William Lee Golden, The Goldens, Ronnie McDowell, Verlon Thompson, Copperhead, Billy Hoffman.

“92 FM”: Serve as cinematographer for television spots.

“MCI/Ruby Tuesday’s”: serve as lighting cameraman on green-screen compositing shots for interactive media and video presentations.

VIACOM CABLE INC.: Win regional Emmy Award for directing/designing series of television spots using 3-D animation.

DANON YOGURT: Animation for product website.

TOYOTA MOTOR COMPANY: 2nd unit cameraman for regional commercials.



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