Mark Bin Bakar is a sound recordist, composer, television/film writer, director and producer. He has had a number of projects screened
on national television that he wrote and directed. These include a major cultural showcase broadcast live on national televison
across Australia and simulcast with a national radio network. Mark has sat on the Australian Film Television & Radio School
board and is a founding member of the Screenwest Indigenous Advisory group. Mark has also advocated for the recording of oral
history which has seen fruition through a state project to record stories with the FTI and Screenwest.
Mark is a visionary and has a keen insight into using television and film as a means of getting the messages across from a corporate
and commercial level where a client wishes to educate and stimulate using positive wellbeing/health messages or just making
simple, successful TV commercials.
gift in Mark to create and write material that stimulates thought and makes people laugh and smile is his genius. To then incorporate
this into video/film or any other media is his magic. Mark has written, directed and at times starred in numerous corporate
and commercial videos that have seen state and national broadcast.
Mark conceived and created the successful Mary G TV Show, two series with 6 episodes each that grasp the Australian nation live
on national broadcast and are regularly rescreened on SBS as Australia's first Aboriginal variety show. Mark is an accomplished
film maker and he is just scratching the surface in creating new and greater products.
Watch out for Straight Shootin, hosted by Mary G.