Tag archive: film

Central Texas Barbecue

This film is not just about meat. It is a study of barbecue as a way of life, as a “path to salvation”.

I worked very closely on the score with director Matthew Salleh.

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Chris’ score for Close Your Eyes nominated for Best Composition at SASA

Close Your Eyes, a sci-fi suspense film recently selected for the Boston Science Fiction Film Festival, is a piece about Delaney, an ex-codebreaker roped into a unique mission to crack a valuable frequency embedded in an unknown alien signal. It was a pleasure working with Director Tom Phillips on the score for this film, which has been nominated for “Best Composition” at the South Australian Screen Awards.

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Typography and the Creative Process

Typography, Ukelele, and the Creative Process

Not that long ago I was asked to do make a quick music track for a short doco that Urtext Films were putting together. I was told the video was put together rather quickly, and they wanted a simple underscore, possibly in the form of a solo instrument or two to accompany the visuals and dialogue. Viewing and underscoring this video brought about a few thoughts regarding the creative process, new technology, and ideas on the ‘human element’ that I would like to share in this blog entry.

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Wastelander Panda Trailer

This is a trailer I provided the music for recently. It is currently a staff-picked video on Vimeo, and has received over 30,000 views and counting! It was fantastic to collaborate with the director Victoria Cocks on this project.

www.epicfilms.com.au

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Clarence’s Kite to Tropfest

Last month I completed the score for a beautiful short 3d animated film called Clarence’s Kite. It now has been shortlisted for Tropfest, the world’s largest short film festival.

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Aurora Premier!

Over 300 people turned up for the premier at Piccadilly Cinema, August the 1st, 2011! It was a fantastic night, and the film was received well among all those who came. It was also fantastic to finally meet those members of the crew and cast who’s work I had been admiring during the composition and production of the score!

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