Episode 226: Mark Catalena Writer & Editor - The Imagineering Story. Join host Cody with Jenn, Robyn, Jared, Justin, and Joe as we talk with Mark Catelena, writer and editor for The Imagineering Story now available on Disney+.
Mark Catalena is a Peabody Award winner and a multiple Emmy nominated producer, director, and editor. For nearly two decades, Mark has achieved excellence in the fields of non-fiction programming and documentary filmmaking of the highest journalistic integrity.
In 2009, he received a Peabody for the documentary feature Inventing LA: The Chandlers and Their Times. Johnny Carson: King of Late Night, became the highest-rated documentary in the 28-year history of the PBS series American Masters, and for which, he received a 2012 Primetime Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Picture Editing.
He collaborated with multiple filmmakers on over 25 films for the Emmy Award-winning A&E series Biography, including six two-hour specials on such icons as Charlie Chaplin, Ozzie, and Harriet Nelson, and Brian Wilson. The exclusive on the life and career of Georgia O’Keeffe marked his directorial debut. He co-directed Goldwyn for PBS and the Emmy Award-winning Stardust: The Bette Davis Story for TCM.
In 2016, Mark joined Iwerks & Co. where he wrote and edited The Imagineering Story and Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table. From authoritative character studies to fly-on-the-wall observations, his emphasis on story and his constant endeavor for high production values has made Mark a consummate documentarian.
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