MARDINA MEDIA is a film production company located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
We desire to create films that both entertain and challenge.
Film Making is our passion, and creativity is our soul.
Top Talent on our Current Production
Mark Todd Bruner
Creative Director, Executive Producer
Mark Todd Bruner is an award-winning Producer, Director, and Writer. Mark worked in film and television in New York for over twenty years. In 2015 he founded Daddy B Productions, an Independent Film Company, based in New York City. Daddy B Productions produced four award-winning short films, one of his short films screened at the Marche du Film at the Cannes Film Festival. These awards include Mark's short film, "Giselle's Heart," which was an Olympus Film Festival Semi-Finalist Award and Global Shorts Festival Winner (2019). He also wrote, directed, and produced "Sidney" in which NY Indie Film Awards gave the Best Actress Award to Jenna Rose Shapiro (2016). The company recently moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and has evolved into MARDINA MEDIA. Under MARDINA MEDIA, Mark's screenplay "Circle of 3's" won the Olympus Film Festival Best Horror Screenplay Winner (2019).
Chef Dina Barton
Executive Producer, Director of Craft Services
Dina began her growth and love for the stage under the direction of several directors and music leaders. She soon started doing monologues, small roles on stage, and eventually became a drama director for a few megachurches. As an actress and director, she also has a passion for writing and storytelling. Dina became an award-winning chef, and as Director of Craft Services, will occasionally do craft services and catering for Mardina Media.
Director of Photography / Editor
Mark David is an award-winning Writer, Director and Cinematographer. David's third independent feature film,"American Cowslip" (2010) starred Diane Ladd, Rip Torn, Cloris Leachman, Bruce Dern, Val Kilmer, Peter Falk and Lin Shaye. The film was released in North America through Warner Bros. and E1. American Cowslip, in which David directed the legendary Peter Falk in his last big screen appearance took out top honors at the 2010 Albuquerque Film Festival. David's work as a filmmaker often showcases his multi-faceted abilities as a director, cinematographer, editor and producer.
Shooting on Red Helium
“Unlike all the other art forms, film is able to seize and render the passage of time, to stop it, almost to possess it in infinity. I’d say that film is the sculpting of time.”
– Andrei Tarkovsky