In 2012 his work entitled, I Am Not My Body - Marius' Story received the second-place prize for Best Documentary at the College Television Awards festival. The film tells the story about a Romanian boy who suffered third- and fourth-degree burns in a house fire but decided to live a happy life anyway. Mark also received the Seymour Bricker Family Humanitarian Award, an award which honors students who create films that reflect a socially relevant or humanitarian theme.
At the 2012 Festival of Media Arts Broadcast Education Association competition, Mark received second place for Long Form Documentary.
- BYU Magazine - Loss and Renewal (Summer 2012)
- LDS Church News - BYU films win Emmys (19 April 2012)
- YNews - BYU student films, filmmakers win record number of 'Student Emmys' (13 April 2012)
- The Daily Herald - BYU students win five student Emmys (5 April 2012)
- The Deseret News - 3 BYU films win 5 student Emmys (5 April 2012)