Bart Sienkiewicz is a Polish cinematographer based in London and working internationally on feature films, TV drama and commercials.
After graduating from the Film and Television Academy in his native Warsaw, Bart worked as a camera assistant until 2008, when he moved to the UK and began working as a Director of Photography.
It was Bart’s work on the awards-strewn short The Herd that started to get him recognition, and his reputation for supporting directors and realising strong visuals has since been consolidated with his work on theatrical feature films Dark Encounter (Dir. Carl Strathie) an Amblin-esque sci-fi drama which premiered at FrightFest, space thriller Solis (Dir. Carl Strathie) which premiered at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and The Bromley Boys (Dir. Steve M Kelly) a 1970-set coming-of-age comedy which was nominated for the 'Best Theatrical Campaign' at the UK Screen Awards. As well as features, Bart has also photographed a Blackpills Original Series Immortality (Dir. Nick Parish).
In between working on narrative projects, Bart enjoys shooting commercials and promos (clients include Adidas, PayPal, Microsoft, Sainsbury's, Carphone Warehouse, Yonex, NatWest, Guinness, Ballantine's).
With over a decade of experience as a Director of Photography, on both studio and location based shoots across Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia, he is represented in the UK by the Screen Talent Agency.
Winner: Best Cinematography at British Horror Film Festival 2015 / The Herd
Nominated: Best Cinematography at Strasbourg International Film Festival 2009 / Catching The Bus
Nominated: Best Debut Feature at Fantasy Filmfest 2019 / Dark Encounter
Winner: Best Feature at Crystal Palace International Film Festival 2019 / The Bromley Boys
Nominated: Best Theatrical Campaign at Screen Awards 2018 / The Bromley Boys
Winner: Best Short Film at Obscura Film Festival Berlin 2019 / The Herd
Nominated: Best Short at Sitges International Film Festival 2016 / The Herd
Winner: Best Horror Short at London Independent Film Festival 2015 / The Herd
Winner: Best Short Film at the Festival Boca do Inferno 2015 / The Herd
Winner: Best Short Horror Film at the Celluloid Screams 2015 / The Herd
Winner: Best Horror Short at Sheffield Horror Film Festival 2015 / The Herd
Winner: Best Foreign Short Film at the Russian Annual Horror Film Awards 2015 / The Herd
Winner: Best Short at Sunderland Shorts 2015 / The Herd
Nominated: Best Styling at UK Music Video Awards 2019 / Little Dragon - Lover Chanting
Nominated: Best Concept at Berlin Music Video Awards 2019 / Little Dragon - Lover Chanting
Nominated: Grand Jury Award at SxSW Festival 2014 / Sunroof