Kajri Babbar’s film PARDAA has been really well received, with a string of film festival selections, and is now a semi finalist at the student Oscars!
We shot this film in a week on locations around Bournemouth. I did the location sound recording, post sound design and final audio mix.
Continue reading semi-finalist at Academy Awards!
Among Sweet Flowers and Shades was winner of the Lift Off Film Festival Best Narrative Short Film award for 2016. Congratulations to Tristan and everyone! Here we are at the awards event, held at London’s Pinewood Studios.
Congratulations to Emiliano, all the cast and crew, and especially my co-composer of The Imago‘s score, Jake Cartwright.
The Imago was officially selected by Manchester Film Festival, and won the Best Production award.
Jake and I were nominated for the Best Score award.
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I was asked to write a piece of music for the epilogue of a new film called ‘Generation Right’. The film tells the story of Margaret Thatcher’s long reign as UK Prime Minister, and appeared at Sheffield DocFest as well as East End Film Festival in 2015.
Continue reading GENERATION RIGHT
As part of the Hackfest 2015 Video Poetry Marathon, I collaborated with Peruvian poet Zoila Forss to create ‘Infinito,’ based on two of her poems. We drew on open archives of old film footage and I cut this video poem, which was screened at the final Gala.
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Documentary film made by Michelle Coomber covering the Forsa project across six countries in the Arab region. It is funded by the UK on behalf of the G8 Deauville Partnership. I wrote the music for the film with Jacob Cartwright.
Feature film by Emiliano Galigani, beautifully shot in Italy in 2013. A deeply theatrical film which draws a lot from Lewis Carol. In fact, it may just be about him.
WATCH TRAILER HERE
I composed the film’s score with Jake Cartwright.
Continue reading The Imago…… Feature Film – coming in 2014 –
Original music I composed for Sesame Street. The film was made by xyz animation studios, and appears on Sesame Street. An emotional story of a young girl visiting her father in prison.
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Continue reading ‘Incarceration’ for Sesame Street
Original music for a film presentation to launch the UK’s Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) awards ceremony. Continue reading IET Engineer of the Year
A promotional film for Fitzrovia in London. The film was made by Medina Films. I created the music and the sound design, including all the foley. Continue reading London’s Fitzrovia ‘Where Creativity Lives’
I scored this film for Laura Rinaldi in 2011. It’s a visually and thematically intriguing film about Jess, who has lost her will to live and so seeks assistance from Life Swap, a firm who will terminate her life and in doing so revive a terminally ill patient. But just before the big date she meets Boyd.
Continue reading ‘LIFE SWAP’ offers a pain-free end to your life while reviving another
A 60 minute documentary film shot in the impoverished Kosice district of Lunik 9 in Slovakia. The film explores one very special kindergarten in Lunik 9. I scored this film, as well as the trailer, with Jacob Cartwright during 2011. Continue reading Welcome to LUNIK 9
I was asked to write some music that would capture a time and mood and it seemed to me the director was after some piano music from the Romantic period. So I thought long and hard about Frederic Chopin and tried to imagine the kind of world he lived in. Then set up two microphones on a friend’s piano in Prague and improvised in a Romantic style on a B flat minor sequence. If only they were horses on the cobblestones outside and not car after car. Continue reading Reflections from a time long passed. ‘SPEGLINGAR’