OaksBark is a video production company working with creative industries, including theatre, sculpture, visual art and dance companies.
OaksBark started as a collaboration between sculpture and film to create expanded cinema multi-disciplinary events (see our early work film below), and is now a creative video production run by Iñigo Garrido, a Basque filmmaker working in Glasgow since 1995.
Iñigo specialises in directing and editing documentaries and art projects. He has several TV broadcast credits including films for Channel 4 and BBC. Iñigo is also a lead practitioner in film education, with extensive experience of working with vulnerable people. He has delivered participatory video projects in both rural and deprived urban communities.
He founded Oak’s Bark, a multi-disciplinary art organisation in 1996. Since then he has worked on collaborative arts projects with various clients including Scottish Opera, National Theatre of Scotland and Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Other projects include his ‘Expanded Cinema’ installations in Glasgow and Montreal, Canada, and combined-arts events throughout Scotland and the Basque Country.
His documentary ‘On The Other Side of the Street‘ exposes the reality of life on the street for Glasgow’s homeless people. The film has been broadcast on TV and screened Internationally.
In 1997 Iñigo was a member of the selection panel for the Scottish Bafta awards short film category. He run Café Flicker screenings at GMAC for seven years, worked as the main editor and technical manager at mediaco-op for five years and is a founder member of Camcorder Guerrillas, a film collective of alternative media activists.