Andrej Bako Sound Artist & Sound Recordist / Designer

Photo by Tzeli Hadjidimitriou

Sappho

I recently returned from Greece after completing the sound recording on an interesting BBC4 doc ‘Sappho’ with Margaret Mountford. It’s about the poetry and life of the ancient Greek poet Sapphos, who came from the Greek island of Lesbos. To be televised in May 6th 9pm 2015. All photos taken / copyright by Tzeli Hadjidimitriou […]

The North Face

The North Face

Three North Face mini documentaries that I worked on have just been put online: all films: Prod: Banyak Films Sound design & dubbing mixer: Andrej Bako

Sound Canvas exhibiting at the mac birmingham

Sound Canvas exhibiting at the mac birmingham

  Pleased to announce that Sound Canvas has been chosen to be exhibited as part of the ‘Disrupted’ exhibition at the mac in Birmingham. See more at http://macbirmingham.co.uk/exhibition/disrupted/ Curated by Noëmi Lakmaier Disrupted Exhibition Details Price Free admission Date Sat 14 Mar – Sun 3 May Location Arena Gallery & Public Spaces Times As per […]

Mile End

Mile End

Over the summer last year (2014) I worked on the feature ‘Mile End’, directed by Graham Higgins. It was a real pleasure to work on this project with a lovely crew creating a great feeling on set, and a good cast. Also a big thank you to my boom op Joel Carr . I look […]

Out of nowhere – Folk in Her Machine Screening

Out of nowhere – Folk in Her Machine Screening

Folk in Her Machine will be screened in Cafe Oto project space on 26th Nov 2014 at 7pm as part of the night ‘Out of nowhere’ in association with no.w.here lab More details here : no.w.here lab

Inner Vision Orchestra
Inner Vision Orchestra

Over quite a bit of 2014 I had the pleasure of helping out as an additional sound recordist on Marie-Cecile Embleton’s documentary which follows the Inner Vision Orchestra on their tour and beyond. A lovely and amazing group of people that have come together to perform as an orchestra. Here is the trailer for the […]

Abduct
Abduct

Feature filmed in 2014

Qatar National Day Portrait Commercials
Qatar National Day Portrait Commercials

Three commercials for Qatar National Day, celebrating Qatari women. composition & sound design – Andrej Bako dir – Shelly Love prod – Serious Pictures        

Whisper
Whisper

all photographs copyright / taken by Laura Radford Sound Recordist: Andrej Bako [slideshow_deploy id=’816′]  

Folk in Her Machine screening
Folk in Her Machine screening

Folk in Her Machine will be screened at the William Morris Gallery along with a live performance of Jeremy Deller’s English Magic steel band orchestra on the 6th March…. free entry, details here    

Sound Canvas Award
Sound Canvas Award

Happy to announced that ‘Sound Canvas’ a sound installation that I co-developed with Zoe Partington has been awarded a Jodi Award. You can read about the award here

Filming Kung Fu in China
Filming Kung Fu in China

[slideshow_deploy id=’688′] I recently returned from an amazing adventure filming a Kung Fu feature film on the hills and in the mist in Shaolin and Zhengzhou.

Sound Canvas at The Public
Sound Canvas at The Public

The sound installation, “Sound Canvas“, that was co-developed with Zoe Partington and commissioned by Dash Arts has now been installed and and is up and running in The Public. DASH, is a Disability Arts development organisation, which works locally, nationally and internationally with disabled people in partnership with arts and cultural organisations to develop Disability […]

The Runners selected for Sheffield Doc Fest
The Runners selected for Sheffield Doc Fest

I have just finished work on the sound for The Runners, a documentary talking with people whilst they are running. It has been selected for Sheffield Doc Fest 2013 where it will be shown for the first time. It is being screened there on the 15th June 2013, more details on the film here.

How We Live – Trailer
How We Live – Trailer

‘How We Live’ is a 15 minute documentary which travels to the front lines of energy projects across Europe. From a Serbian mine to the boardrooms of Brussels; from Welsh protesters to a Georgian TV studio, the film explores how our emotional and physical geographies are changing from the way we generate power. More information can […]