Mark worked for Jane Campion as composer on two series of her acclaimed TV drama Top of the Lake (2013-17) starring Elizabeth Moss, and on her BAFTA and Oscar-nominated feature film Bright Star.  Recent credits include the Australian feature The Furnace, released in December 2020.  He graduated from the College of Fine Arts in Sydney and completed his postgraduate course at the University of Sydney. He has composed music for several other short films including The Mirage, which he also produced.

Mark has written for a wide variety of ensembles, including acapella chorus, string quartet and string orchestra. He has quickly developed an original voice as a composer and performer through extensive touring with his string/electronic/voice ensemble, Mark Bradshaw And The Like.