Mark Ivan Benfield

Mark Ivan Benfield

Freelance

Boom operator, field recordist and manager in Norwich, United Kingdom

About Mark

As a professional engineer (MIET) I take every aspect of the event seriously. From the subtle and niggly technical issues to the bigger picture and have been told that I go the extra mile in making sure everything runs smoothly.


Name: Mark Ivan Benfield

Lives in: Norwich, United Kingdom

Company: Freelance

Occupation: Boom Operator, Field Recordist, Manager, Production Manager, Sound Designer, Sound Mixer, Gaffer/lighting Technician and Video Display Engineer

Unique traits: I am a problem solver, I like to keep a cool head and have a keen sense of humour. I specialise in Sound but also very proficient in lighting design and stage management.

Projects

  • Damaged

    Damaged (2018)
    Film (Drama) Actor After Henry's latest break up, he vows not to rush into another relationship, that is until he meets Fiona. Fears of earlier commitments and falling back into old habits make this relationship harder than he thought.

  • Catch Your Chance

    Catch Your Chance (2017)
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  • Fighting Heart

    Fighting Heart (2016)
    Film (Drama and Sport) Actor Lewis is an amateur boxer, training hard to become a professional. He meets Carla, and soon falls in love. Tough choices have to made as family life and a boxing career become hard to balance.

  • Blaze of Gory

    Blaze of Gory (2016)
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  • Set Me Free: Vol. I

    Set Me Free: Vol. I (2016)
    Film (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actor A troubled young woman runs away from home, unaware from the outside world that she has been missing and presumed dead for 20 years.

  • Six Hot Chicks in a Warehouse

    Six Hot Chicks in a Warehouse (2016)
    Film (Action, Comedy and Horror) Producer A body conscious photographer, Adrian, concocts a scenario in which he attempts to project his insecurities onto those who mock him. Hired by Adrian, his professed muse Mira and five other girls begin to question who is using who when it becomes clear that the not so normal mind of the photographer himself isn't all the girls have to worry about. Written by Anonymous

  • Eve of Christmas

    Eve of Christmas (2014)
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  • Beneath a Neon Tide

    Beneath a Neon Tide (2014)
    Film (Drama and Romance) Actor Andy is a young man on a downward spiral. A sequence of incidents followed by the death of his beloved grandmother trigger Andy's parents to react and send him away from the city. Andy moves in with his uncle David and begins working at the local cinema which David manages in order to pay his way. Fusing addiction, love and tragedy, Beneath a Neon Tide shows there is something just beneath the surface in all of us. Written by Anonymous

  • Lion

    Lion (2014)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor A short drama film showing the transitional period in the life of Adam Westfield as he seeks to come to terms with where he has ended up and who he has become. His biggest foe is his own mind as he battles to bring some normality back to his life and more importantly keep alive his relationship with his young daughter. A chance meeting with a stranger brings out a side of Adam which he thought had been lost. Written by Anonymous

  • Sticky Notes

    Sticky Notes (2014)
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  • Z-Listers

    Z-Listers (2014)
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Actor A passionless Z-list celebrity gets in trouble with the BBC due to copyright infringement and becomes financially unstable.

  • Breaking Down

    Breaking Down (2014)
    Film (Thriller) Actor Officer Tony Jackman finds himself under investigation as a poor judgement call that resulted in the brutal murder of an innocent family comes back to haunt him. As Detectives Rawlins and Latardo investigate the multiple homicide, they realise their suspect has an airtight alibi, and their witness is unwilling to cooperate. Ashamed of his procedural error that allowed the killer to go free, Officer Jackman is now torn between saving his career, and helping the Detectives put the man responsible away for life. Written by Will McCabe

  • I'm Still Here

    I'm Still Here (2013)
    Film (Drama, Romance and Thriller) Actor Suffering from a terminal illness, a young loner makes plans for the little time he has left while coping with the five stages of death: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.

  • Lu-Lu

    Lu-Lu (2012)
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  • Tell

    Tell (2012)
    Film (Short and Horror) Actor 3 people enter an isolated forest to discuss the violent story of a family torn apart by their own actions many years ago, in the very spot they camp. But the actions of the past, as they soon realise, still have horrifying and bloody effects to anyone that dares learn more of this disturbing tale.. Written by Danny Cotton

  • Dark Ages

    Dark Ages (1999)
    Television (Comedy) Actor People in England are worried about the coming millennium. The year is A.D. 999.

  • The Uninvited

    The Uninvited (1997)
    Television (Mystery, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor Photographer Steve Blake witnesses a horrific car crash, in which James Wilson, head of British Nuclear Power, is burned to a crisp. He is stunned the next day when he sees Wilson alive and well, the inquest reveals unanswered oddities, and the detective heading the investigation, John Ferguson, is eager to close the case. When he investigates similar victimless deaths, he learns that Wilson was one of 200 survivors, several years earlier, when coastal village, Sweet Hope, collapsed into the sea, the entire populace saved by 2 policemen (Ferguson and Chief Supt Gates) - and they all seem to have moved up in their various fields suspiciously quickly since. When Gates's wife suggests he could have been replaced by an alien after the tragedy, Blake ventures underwater, where he's horrified to find the skeletons of all of Sweet Hope's inhabitants ! So, who are the survivors...? Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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