ABOUT BMF

Bliss Monkey Films is the cyber home of award-winning freelance video production specialist, Ken Barnes.

As a freelance director, trained in both documentary and drama, Ken can oversee all aspects of a production with meticulous planning, assured directing of crew and talent, refined interview skills and all the creative skill and technical knowledge needed to bring your project to your audience. 

An experienced lighting camera operator, Ken will give your film the quality you imagine.  He's passionate about creative lighting and composition and will always go the extra mile to get the shot and look you want.   

He works quickly - independently or as part of a larger crew, which he can supply.  His kit includes a Canon C500 4K/HD camera with 6 of Canon’s best lenses and all of the supporting equipment required.  

Ken has edited professional broadcast documentaries and dramas, both shorts and features, and has also colour graded both.  His organisation and story sense saves you time in post and gets your work delivered at its best quality, on schedule!  

Happy Clients have included the WWF, Insight Investments, The Rhodes Trust in Oxford, Vodafone, NHK TV, (Japan’s public broadcaster, London Office), Plural Entertainment in Lisbon,  and a number of  up and coming musicians and artists.   

Please have a look at some of the showreels and  films on this website.  If you're looking for experience, quality and cost effective video production or post production,  in all genres and formats, we look forward to hearing from you! 


Ken Barnes

email: blissmonkeyfilms@gmail.com 

+44 (0)7908020368