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At the forefront of London’s new breed of emerging film composers in the last few months Natalie has been scoring two major BBC television series, My Mother and Other Strangers directed by Adrian Shergold and Redwater, directed by Borgen director Jesper Nielsen. Later this year she will be scoring the hard hitting drama series Three Girls. After winning the Ivor last year for The Honourable Woman, composer Natalie Holt’s 2016 slate kicked off with the 3 final episodes Wallander.
Danish director Jesper Nielsen now posting BBC’s Redwater in London. The multi-award winning writer/director is best known outside Scandinavia for his work on Borgen. His latest feature, The Day Will Come, screens at the BFI’s London Film Festival in October. He has directed, written or edited 27 features and more than 60 episodes of tv drama. He is also one of the directors on the new Danish crime series Dicte screening on More 4 HD after an earlier run on on Netflix.
Many composers are good at delivering what the director wants. What is expected. Henrik creates music you didn’t know you would love.” So says director Niels Nørløv. Born in Sweden and living in Copenhagen, Henrik is known in many countries as a member of the iconic Scandi band, Kashmir. Henrik’s work as a proven composer for film and television picked up speed in 2007 where he did the score for Anders Morgenthaler’s feature film Ekko. He was nominated for Danish Cinema’s prestigious Robert Award…….
SPOTLIGHT ON IAN ARBER
With 22 films in the bag, Ian’s big break came in 2015 assisting composer Joe Kraemer on the score for Mission : Impossible – Rogue Nation. More recently he scored the coming-of-age feature film Scott and Sid (2016), directed by Scott Elliot, and is due to score another British film a fantasy feature, Indifferent.
He has written the music for the 2016 Paralympics promo film as well as the long awaited feature doc on Usain Bolt entitled ‘I Am Bolt’.