Mark is a British born, London based, Art Director & Designer with over 18 years experience in the industry.


Best known for his work as the Supervising Art Director on GRAVITY Alfonso Cuaron’s Oscar winning space thriller. The Art Department was nominated for an Oscar & Bafta and won the Art Directors Guild Award for Excellence in Production Design - Fantasy Film, along with a CFC for Art Direction & several others.


Mark’s career began in 1996 after graduating from the prestigious Bournemouth Film School. Working on commercials and pop promos he quickly acquired a good reputation within the industry, which led to him art directing and designing many commercials including a string of large American campaigns for Director Colin Gregg.


Mark’s film career began in 1997 as part of the Art Department for STAR WARS: THE PHANTOM MENACE. He has gone on to work on such films as BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM, THE BANK JOB, STARDUST, EASY VIRTUE, JUPITER ASCENDING, FURY & JASON BOURNE.


He is currently Supervising Art Director on THE CURRENT WAR

 
 

Selected Film Experience


The Current War

Historical Drama

Des’ Jan Roelfs


Ready Player One

Sci Fi Adventure

Des’ Adam Stockhausen


Jasone Bourne

Action


Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiars.                                   

Fantasy Adventure.

Des’ Gavin Bocquet


Pan

Fantasy Adventure.

Des’ Aline Bonetto


Fury

WWII Drama.

Des’ Andrew Menzies


Jupiter Ascending

Feature Sci fi

Des’ Hugh Bateup


Molly Moon: The Incredible Hypnotist.

Feature, Adventure

Des’ John Beard


The Order of Seven (Unfinished)

Feature, Fantasy, Adventure

Des’ Alex McDowell


Arthur & Lancelot (Unfinished)

Feature, Fantasy, Adventure

Des’ Gavin Bocquet


Gravity

Feature, Sci Fi

Des’ Andy Nicholson


Jack The Giant Killer

Feature, Fantasy

Des’ Gavin Bocquet


Gulliver’s Travels

Feature, Comedy

Des’ Gavin Bocquet

 

The Descent, Part 2

Feature, Horror

Des’ Simon Bowles

 

Easy Virtue

Feature, Drama

Des’ John Beard

 

Angus Thongs & Perfect Snogging

Feature, Comedy

Des’ Nick Ellis

 

Made Of Honor

Feature Comedy

Des’ Kalina Ivanov

 

The Bank Job

Feature, 1970’s Crime Drama

Des’ Gavin Bocquet

 

Stardust

Feature, Fantasy

Des’ Gavin Bocquet

 

Bride & Prejudice

Feature, Comedy

Des’ Nick Ellis

 

Mrs Meitlemeihr

WWII drama

Des’ Nick Ellis

 

Bend It Like Beckham

Feature, Comedy

Des’ Nick Ellis

 

Jackson, My Life Your Fault

Short Film, drama

Dir’ Duncan Roy

 

Karma

Short Film

Dir’ Lee Shulman


South West Nine

Feature, Drama

Des’ Rob Lunn 


Star Wars – Attack of the Clones

Feature, Sci Fi

Des’ Gavin Bocquet.

 

Stranded – The Swiss Family Robinson

TV Movie, Drama

Des’ Garry Williamson

 

Thomas and the Magic Railroad

Feature, Fantasy, Live action

Des’ Oleg Savitsky.

 

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle

Feature, Live action, Cartoon

Des’ Gavin Bocquet.


Cinderella

TV Movie, Fantasy

Des’ Alison Dominitz

 

Star Wars - The Phantom Menace

Feature, Sci/Fi

Des’ Gavin Bocquet


The Lost Son

Feature, Drama

Des’ John Beard

 

Selected Commercials & Promos from over 300

 

Ikea “Knights” “Kung-Fu Fish”:

Dir’ Colin Gregg – Therapy Films

 

Kohler “Disturbance” “Last Words” “Perfect”

Dir’ Colin Gregg - Therapy Films

 

Nuts Magazine x 4

Dir’ Colin Gregg - Therapy Films

 

Duncan James & Keedie “I Believe My Heart”

Dir’ Phil Griffen - Alchemy Productions

 

Citroen C5

Dir’ Colin Gregg - Large Films

 

Kohler “Architect” “Dinner Party” “Holly Water”

Dir’ Colin Gregg – Large Films

 

Truman & Woolfe “Come Again”

Dir’ Alex Coburn - Activate Productions

 

Honda Civic “Play”

Dir’ Andy Lambert - Partizan

 

Crashland “Standard Love Affair

Dir’ Aron - Rose Hackney Barber

 

Weetabix “tree”

Dir’ Graham Rose - Rose Hackney Barber

 

Nutella

Commercials Unlimited

 

Coldplay “Talk”

Des’ John Bramble


Vodafone “Under the Tree”

Des’ John Bramble


Capital One “Yeti” “Snowball”

Des’ Gavin Bocquet


Nike

Des’ John Bramble


Carlsberg “Snakes”

Des’ John Bramble


Blur “Song 2”

Art Dir’ Clare Clarkson

 

 

Colleges attended



 


1994-1996

 

1993-1994

 

 



Additional Information


Member of British Film Designers Guild

 

Experienced on (Vectorworks, Photoshop, Sketch up, Office, etc)

 

 

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Bournemouth Film School

 

St Albans College of Art and Design