Focused on recording sound for film and tv on location and enjoying the challenge of balancing the demands of a busy shoot schedule against the backdrop of often difficult locations while always finding a way to get great sound.
Equally at home being responsible for production sound delivery as Sound Recordist or contributing to a larger sound department as Sound Assistant on a busy set. Cassandra brings a wealth of organised and focused energy as well as her respect and admiration for artists from her own experiences as a creator and performer.
Comedy Series Pilot BBC Three (CPL
Dir: Nida Manzoor
DoP: Catherine Goldschmidt
The Great Xmas Rant
Comedy/ Factual ITV2 2017
Dir: Ben Mallaby
DoP: Miles Ridgeway
Nish Kumar, Ellie Taylor, Richard Gadd, London Hughes, Mark Watson, Tom Davis
Climaxed Series 2
Comedy BBC Three 2017
Dir: Ben Mallaby
DoP: Peter Bishop
Ivo Graham, Lauren Pattison, Paul G Raymond, Alex Brooker, Frayer Parker
Drama Web Series 2018
Dir: Grant Taylor
DoP: Caleb Wissun-Bhide
8 Bites: Japan
Comedy Factual TV Pilot
Dir: Helen O’Hanlon
DoP: Simonluca Fraioli
James Moir (Vic Reeves)
The Krays-Dead Man Walking
Drama Feature 2018 (Sound Assistant to Simon Haggis)
Dumbo (Sound Assistant)
Live Action Feature 2017
Dir: Tim Burton
DoP: Ben Davis
Feat: Eva Green, Colin Farrell, Danny Devito, Michael Keaton
Drama Feature 2018
Dir: Ross O’Hennessy
DoP: Peter Limbikani
Feat: Rebecca Dyson-Smith, Sarah Lewis
‘Amber’ 2017 (Sound Recordist) feat on festival circuits, Dir: David Newton, DoP: Stephen J Nelson.
‘The Knights of the Damned’ 2016 (Sound Recordist) Action Film,Dir: Simon Wells, DoP: Peter Cook.
Girl Band (post prod) / short form observational music / Dir: Fran Broadhurst.
Homophobia (filming) / Documentary / Dir: Tommy James.
CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL:
BBC World Services / Vox Pops 2016 / Dir: Finn Aberdein / BBC Learning English – A Wider World.
Arena Television Ltd / BBC / Dir: Nikki Parsons / The Queen’s 90th Birthday The Patron’s Lunch.
Standard PSC Kit:
Sound Devices 663 6 channel mixer/recorder + tentacle timecode synx box.
3x Sennheiser G3 Radio Mic sets + extra Radio set for director monitor or camera hop.
3x COS-11 Personal Lav Microphones + accessories for discreet placement. + Sennheiser wireless handheld presenter microphone.
2 Boom Poles + Sennheiser MKH8060 + Rode NTG3 mic
Neumann KM185 Hyper Cardioid + Rode NT5x2 Cardioid Microphones for various interior use.
Location Multitrack Music Kit:
16 channel preamps (Audient ASP880, Alesis I/o26).
Condenser Microphones; Neumann KM185 & TLM 102, AKG C214, Rode NT5 SP.
Dynamic Microphones, AKG D5, Sure Beta 52a, 57, 58, Sennheiser E604.
Mac Book Pro + Pro Tools.
Mic Stands, cables, Headphone monitoring.
Professional Audio Training:
Location Sound Short Course, National Film & Television School (NFTS), 2016.
Audio Engineering Diploma, School of Audio Engineering (SAE) London, 2012.