Video and Audio Production

Two-time Emmy Winner
Five-time Nominee




Our Work




About Us

Kazbar Media is a video production and audio post production team. We produce and collaborate on commercial, non-profit, independent film, and television projects.

Laila Kazmi is a two-time Emmy® Award-winning video producer and filmmaker and a five-time nominee. Her video stories have aired on PBS television stations in Seattle (KCTS 9), San Diego (KPBS), streamed on PBS NewsHour, and screened at Portland International Film Festival, Seattle Latino Film Festival, Seattle Arab Festival, South Asian International Documentary Festival, Women in Film & Television International Showcase. Laila has managed numerous video production projects from pitch/ideation to delivery and publishing. At KCTS, Laila was the series producer for Reel NW, independent film series for broadcast and Borders and Heritage, digital and broadcast series. In addition to filmmaking, she is well versed in Web development with HTML, CSS, and jQuery and is specially interested in interactive storytelling projects. She has curated VR/AR programs. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Seattle Docmentary Association. Laila has a Master of Communication from the University of Washington. She has lived in Karachi, Bahrain, Chicago, and Seattle.

Watch and read Laila's stories on PBS NewsHour.

Watch and read Laila's stories on KCTS 9 Television.

View Laila's full portfolio.

Steve Barsotti is a sound artist, educator, and audio post production editor who has mixed audio for award-winning films and video projects. He performs as part of the Seattle Phonographers Union, a collective that improvises with unprocessed field recordings in unique settings and has produced several records with them. He also has several CD releases as a solo artist and in collaboration with other artists, and has been featured in The Seattle Times.

He is currently a faculty member at Shoreline Community College where he teaches Audio Production in the Music Technology Department. Steve holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Learn more about Steve's work.

Read The Seattle Times article on audio art, featuring Steve.





Contact Us

We'd love to work with you on your video and audio projects. We offer free one hour consultation to assess needs and project scope either by phone or in an in-person meeting.

We are based in Seattle but work in Seattle, Sacramento, and San Diego areas.

For Video Production or Consultation contact:
Laila Kazmi at laila@kazbarmedia.com

For Audio Post Production projects contact:
Steve Barsotti at steve@kazbarmedia.com



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