Films about creativity and storytelling, appearances and talks, podcasts, behind-the-scenes, and more!

Art of Music Composition: Scoring Epically

A conversation for VIFF AMP in 2021, moderated by Adrian.  Featuring Oscar nominee Laura Karpman (Marvel’s What If?, Lovecraft Country), Natalie Holt (Loki), and Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum (Don’t Look Deeper)

Making It

Making It is a podcast that brings creatives together to chat about creativity, entrepreneurship, and mental health.

Created and hosted by musician, photographer, and videographer, Mirabelle Jien.

The Screen Composer’s Studio

Produced and Hosted by Adrian. In conversation with the musical storytellers behind some of your favorite films, series, video games, and more. In each episode we'll be taking you behind the screen and talking to the musical magicians who bring these stories to life.

Guests include Mychael Danna, Cristobal Tapia DeVeer, Andrew Lockington, Mark Korven and more.

The Music Of Madness

A look at the artistic process, the power of experimentation, and following your own vision down whatever path it leads.

A documentary that captures the adventure of scoring "Timebox".

Now available in North America on Amazon Prime and Tubi, or on iTunes & AppleTV

Behind The Score - The Scarehouse

The Scarehouse offered a unique opportunity to record sounds from the actual set of the film, which were processed and layered in with orchestral and synth elements.  Check out this behind the scenes look at the process, culminating in a string recording session in Prague. 

 The film was Best Feature at the New York City Film Festival and Top 5 Box Office in Canada during its opening weekend. Since then the film has enjoyed theatrical and digital release in various international markets including the USA, UK, Germany, Philippines, Japan & more. 

The Scarehouse stars Sarah Booth (American Horror Story, Law & Order SVU), Katherine Barrell (Wynonna Earp, CBC’s Working Moms) and Kimberly-Sue Murray (Crimson Peak).

The Scarehouse Bluray is available for purchase on Amazon.

10 Musical Approaches In Film

"… the film's score is haunting and discordant, fitting with the desolate, frozen atmosphere"

~ Laura Di Girolamo, Exclaim!  Review of The Strings