Film Reel


Film Projects

Here are some of Bryan's recent film projects along with a sample of cue from that film. For more information on a project, references, or to see cues sync'd to picture please send an email!


Behind the Bullet

Title card for the feature film Behind the Bullet

Feature Film- June 2018
Director: Heidi Yewman
Score Genre: Orchestral

This feature documentary focuses on the impact gun violence has on someone who has pulled the trigger.
On this project I composed and produced the score, going into the studio with a string trio, piano and guitar. The world premiere of Behind the Bullet will at the 2019 Slamdance Film Festival

Behind the Bullet

Unicorn

Poster for the short film Unicorn.

Short Film- February 2018
Director: Devin Tau
Score Genre: Orchestral

A single father deals with the balance of raising his daughter and navigating his newly out gay dating life.
For this short, currently on the festival circuit, I composed and recorded the score for this short with piano, brass and woodwinds.

Unicorn

Kimmich

Poster for the short film Kimmich.

Short Film- September 2017
Director: Mont Haines
Score Genre: Orchestral

A man crash lands on earth on the way home from a mission. Can he get back to Mission control before he is captured by his alien pursuers?
I composed and recorded a hybrid orchestral score for this sci-fi short film.

Kimmich

A Fine Cycle

Poster for the short film A Fine cycle.

Short Film- August 2017
Director: Derek Willis
Score Genre: Hybrid

Annise has just been let go from her job. How will she heal from this latest setback in life?
For this award-winning short I composed and recorded a hybrid score with different layers representing the anxiety in the main character's life.

A Fine Cycle

High Score

Still image from the short film High Score.

Short Film- July 2017
Director: Chris Jayawardena
Score Genre: Hybrid

A part of the Spunk's Not Dead anthology. Hardcore gamer Marcus withdraws from the deadly drug spunk. Can he kick his habit?
For this short blending video games with films I composed and recorded a mixture of film score with music that goes through the evolution of videogames.

High Score

Morkchop

Poster for the 48hr short film Mork Chop.

Short Film- June 2017
Director: Jason Rosenblatt
Score Genre: Orchestral

A man from the future materializes on a farm, but why?
Made for the Portland 48hr Film project, I composed and recorded the orchestral score.

Morkchop

I Am Not To Blame, A Musical

Poster for the 48hr short film I Am Not To Blame, A Musical.

Short Film- June 2017
Director: Derek Willis
Score Genre: Musical

In a Post-apocalyptic future, a group of people take shelter from the unrelenting sun.
Made for the 48hr Film Project, I wrote and recorded three songs, as well as composed a score for this horror/musical short.

I Am Not To Blame

Pompeii, Oregon

Still from Pompeii, Oregon.

Feature Film- March 2017
Director: Mark Andres
Score Genre: Orchestral

When a watch repairman believes his wife is having an affair, can he be certain this is true?
I composed and recorded the orchestral score to this feature length silent film.

Pompeii, Oregon

Spunk of the Reaper

Still from Spunk of the Reaper.

Short Film- January 2017
Director: Bryan Hiltner
Score Genre: Hybrid

A part of the Spunk's Not Dead anthology. A young junkie is lured into a frightening household and forced to confront his own impending death.
I composed and recorded the hybrid score for this horror short.

Spunk of the Reaper

The Shed

The Shed Movie Poster

Short Film- July 2016
Director: Mont Haines
Score Genre: Hybrid

A man searching for his missing nephew leads him to the shed where he found his dog murdered.
I composed a hybrid orchestral score for this horror film using strings, a Moog Rogue, choir and bowed cymbals.

The Shed

Vicious

Vicious Poster

Feature Film-
Director: Jason Rosenblatt

Composed the score for this suspense/thriller which won Best Original Music/Score at the LAIFF Awards. IMDB Page

Luna Strega

Luna Strega Poster

Short Film-
Director: Esteban Ortiz

Three homeless girls break into the wrong house.
I composed a hybrid orchestral score for this short horror film that was screened at the 2015 Guignol Horror Film Festival.

Luna Strega

The Farm

the farm poster

Short Film-
Director: Jason Rosenblatt

A brother and sister find a lost sibling after inheriting their estranged father's farm.
I composed a score on acoustic guitar for this short drama which won Best Music in the 2015 Portland 48hr Film Project.

The Farm

Fate

fate poster

Short Film-
Director: Mont Haines

After scamming the wrong people a man faces his fate.
I composed a hard rock score for this silent short film.

Fate