Mark Chapman is a filmmaker and artist based in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.
His moving-image work has been screened internationally across narrative, documentary and experimental contexts, including Edinburgh International Film Festival, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, IKFF Hamburg, Encounters, Tabakalera, São Paulo International Short Film Festival & Jihlava International Documentary Festival. He is also an alumnus of industry development programmes at Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale Talents) and BFI London Film Festival (Network@LFF).
His photographic work has appeared in numerous group gallery shows and magazines such as ID, Screen International, Sight & Sound and Aesthetica. He previously worked at Third Films where he collaborated on feature films and installation projects.
He teaches Film Production at Northumbria University, where he is also working towards a PhD in film practice.
He is currently developing his first feature film project as part of UK-Italy development programme Feature Expanded, which takes place in Manchester (Home) and Florence (Lo Schermo dell’arte).