Mark Rinehart Pro
Los Angeles, California, United States
Mark Rinehart is an Emmy-nominated producer and director whose network credits include programming for Discovery, Travel Channel, Oprah Winfrey Network, and Current Television. He received an MA in film from Stanford University. Mark produced â€œDecoding Deepakâ€, a theatrically released film on Deepak Chopra, and â€œ#chicagoGirlâ€ (a feature-length film about a young woman who manages the Syrian revolution from her laptop in suburban Chicago). While at Current Television, Mark developed and executive produced the critically acclaimed â€œEmbeddedâ€ music series. In-depth profiles of artists ranging from Common to Ben Harper earned the show positive reviews in Rolling Stone and Billboard magazine. He directed the premiere episode that featured Mos Defâ€™s tour of Japan. Mark also executive produced and directed â€œTV Free Burningmanâ€, a flagship series that earned a national Emmy nomination. Prior to his tenure at Current, he directed multiple segments for the award winning PBS series â€œSparkâ€. His short film â€œJumpersâ€ premiered at SXSW and screened in multiple festivals including San Francisco International and Silverdocs.