ZnO Sound Design

ZnO, thats me, I make noise and sound design and do clever things.
The Stomach by Ben Steiner

The Stomach by Ben Steiner

“The Stomach” Written and directed by Ben Steiner is doing the rounds on the festival circuit, I did the sound design and some score. Most recently it played at the Montreal World Film Festival. I will add more news as it arrives. You can follow Stomach news on Twitter And...
Abcs of Death 2

Abcs of Death 2

COMING SOON! Some Morgan/ZnO action in here…and I do mean ACTION!!!! FACEBOOK Here is the TRAILER
RIP the Brilliant Rik Mayall.

RIP the Brilliant Rik Mayall.

So so so so sad to hear of his passing. Not many people have made ZnO laugh so much and whole heartedly at his boisterous performances. Kind of comedic ironic really. Dont Fear Death PLAY
Vigilante

Vigilante

Mark is working on Sound Design for “Vigilante” Written and directed by Darren Bolton. Synopisis After being made redundant and left by the mother of his child, Pep becomes an overnight local hero when he takes the law into his own hands to prevent a crime. The Neighbourhood Watch welcome...
Deep Cuts

Deep Cuts

Mark is handling the sound on “Deep Cuts” Heres a link to Marks splurge Plot outline In 1993, the isolated woodland community of Freston is shocked to the core when nine year old Liam McFadden and his six year old brother George witness their father’s violent suicide. Almost twenty-one years...
Here is my showreel

Here is my showreel

Mark Ashworth – Showreel .Here is my latest show reel for Sound Design and Score.
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A bit of hard rock

A bit of hard rock

Once upon a time ago I used to Dj sometimes, rarely…. Lots of Fun, Frolics, Cuts, Bruises and rock loveliness. link to Summer Rock. Anyway, heres an old set.
ZnO - Agent of Disease in Planet Virus

ZnO – Agent of Disease in Planet Virus

Over the years I have been very honored to work sonically with a number of Directors, but none more important to me than Robert Morgan. This is an album inspired by our “box of tricks”. In here you can listen to a lot of our “work in progress”. Mr Morgan very kindly donated his original...
New Robert Morgan film

New Robert Morgan film

We recently completed the Sound for Robert Morgans new film for the Abcs of Death 2 film. We cannot reveal what letter we were given, nor any plot but watch this space for further info. In the meantime heres an image….All I can say is this…There is lots of death.
New Project

New Project

ZnO is currently working with Ben Steiner on a new project. Heres a link to his previous film “The Flea”
Invocation long Listed for a BAFTA

Invocation long Listed for a BAFTA

Robert Morgans last film “Invocation”, the weird and wonderful story of the perils of being a stop frame animator was long listed for a BAFTA this year. We didnt make the final 3 but are very proud to have made the long list. The film can be seen here
Angels

Angels

The new film by Ian Pons VIEW TRAILER! I did the sound design and I have to say theres one of the most disgustingly wonderful scenes I have ever had to sound design.
The Sound of Dont Fear Death

The Sound of Dont Fear Death

Heres a small feature on myself and Rob Connor about the audio work we did on Louis Hudsons “Dont Fear Death” Mark and Louis will be talking at the London International Animation Film Festival at the Barbican in London at 2pm. More info and tickets can be found here
Mo Oram joins ZnO

Mo Oram joins ZnO

I am delighted to announce that Mo Oram has joined ZnO, she is one of the wonderful trio in Mozura Shes an amazing singer and compliments Marks gruff singing with her more melodic approach. Mark “Dear Mozura fans, she isnt leaving Mozura!! But I am delighted to have her on project for our new album...
ZnO - Birth Under an Egg

ZnO – Birth Under an Egg

One of two albums to come out this year from ZnO has been finished. This album is instrumental and composed whilst working on a Robert Morgan project. Coming soon!
Mozura - Skinny Fingers (an album I produced)

Mozura – Skinny Fingers (an album I produced)

I recently completed producing the debut album of the rather amazing band “Mozura“. The album is called “Skinny Fingers” and can be bought here Mozura are Rich Austin (double bass, guitar,cajon and vocals), Mo Oram (guitar, double bass and vocals) and Laura Turley (guitar, cajon and vocals), three singer/songwriter friends from South Devon who joined...
Robert Morgans "Invocation"

Robert Morgans “Invocation”

Robert Morgans new slice of brilliance is to be shown at the Fantasia film festival in Montreal. More Info and screening times can be found here I scored and sound designed in this movie. A screening is due on CH4 (UK) later this year.
Dont Fear Death Starring Legend Rik Mayall

Dont Fear Death Starring Legend Rik Mayall

Well done to the Dice Productions Team on the Screening of Dont Fear Death on CH4. Next stop is the London Animation Film Festival! More info can be found here