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don macdonald composer for film, television & games Contact: ARI WISE, agent • 1.866.784.3222 • email@example.com FEATURE FILMS THE STEAM EXPERIMENT 2009 Philippe Martinez, Luc Campeau, prod. Cinepro Pictures, The Weinstein Company Philippe Martinez, dir. YOU MIGHT AS WELL LIVE 2009 Ari Lantos, Jonas Bell Pasht, prod. Serendipity Point Films, APB Pictures, E1 Simon Ennis, dir. DR. DOLITTLE: TAIL TO THE CHIEF 2008 John Davis, Connie Dolphin, prod. 20th Century Fox, Davis Entertainment Craig Shapiro, dir. MEXICAN SUNRISE 2007 Daniel Calderon, Sally Jo Effenson, Cinepro Pictures International, Red J Films Rowdy Stovall, prod. Rowdy Stovall, dir. FIDO 2006 Mary Anne Waterhouse, Blake Corbet, Anagram Pictures, Lions Gate Films Trent Carlson, Kevin Eastwood, prod., Andrew Currie, dir. MILE ZERO 2002 Trent Carlson, Blake Corbet, prod. Anagram Pictures, Wellspring Media Andrew Currie, dir. LAST WEDDING 2001 Stephen Hegyes, prod. Brightlight Pictures, Velocity Home Ent. Bruce Sweeney, dir. SUSPICIOUS RIVER 2000 Michael Okulitch, Raymond Massey, prod. Okulitch-Pederson Company, TLA Releasing Lynne Stopkewich, dir. ROLLERCOASTER 1999 Connie Dolphin, Scott Smith Giraffe Productions, Ardustry Home Rel., CBC Scott Smith, dir. DIRTY 1998 John Dippong, Linda Guns-Hay, Brightlight Pictures Bruce Sweeney, prod. Bruce Sweeney, dir. KISSED 1996 Dean English, Lynne Stopkewich, prod. Boneyard Film, Goldwyn Films Lynne Stopkewich, dir. LIVE BAIT 1996 Bruce Sweeney, Lauren Davis, prod. Cypher Productions Bruce Sweeney, dir. BEST WISHES MASON CHADWICK 1995 Tara Cowell Plain, prod. Mark Sawers Productions Mark Sawers, dir. Core Music Agency 201-402 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1T6, CANADA 1-866-784-3222 * www.coremusicagency.com Don macdonald, composer for film, television & games TELEVISION FANCY (Pilot) 2010 Jayme Pfahl, prod. Crescent Entertainment/CBC Wendy Hopkins, dir. PURE EVIL (Series) 2009 Cynthia Chapman, Jayme Pfahl, Showcase Television, Crescent Ent. Mark Sawers, dir. BLOOD SUCKING CINEMA (Documentary) 2007 Wendy McKernan, Laura Watson, prod. Insight Film Studios / Anchor Bay Entertainment Barry Gray, dir. KEEPING IT REAL (Pilot) 2007 Barry Grey, prod. Insight Film Studios Tara Shortt, dir. DEATH IN THE FOREST (Documentary) 2007 Dan Schlanger, prod. CanWest Global Television, Dilemma Prods Gordon McLennan, dir. THE SHIELDS STORIES (Series, multiple episodes) 2005 Laura Harbin, Kim Todd, prod. Original Pictures, Shaftesbury Films Lori Spring, dir. THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ARTHUR ERICKSON (Doc.) 2004 Dan Schlanger, prod. CBC, Dilemma Productions Gordon McLennan, dir. COME HOME ALIVE (Mini-Series, muliple episodes) 2004 Claude Merkel, Amy Gibbons, prod History Channel, A. Smith & Co. Productions ALIENATED (Series) 2003 Cynthia Chapman, prod. Brightlight Pictures, CHUM Mark Sawers, dir. SAY I DO (Documentary) 2002 Eric Paulsson, prod. Redstorm Productions/CTV Nova Ami, dir. MAN FROM MARS (TV Movie) 2002 Lynn Stopkewich, dir. Bravo TRAILERS THE LAST CITY 2011 Phillipe Martinez Productions CREATURES OF THE DEEP 2007 Nokia N-gage SHORT FILMS EXPOSED 2010 Emily Alden, Mark Sawers prod. Mark Sawers Productions Mark Sawers, dir. Core Music Agency 201-402 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1T6, CANADA 1-866-784-3222 * www.coremusicagency.com Don macdonald, composer for film, television & games WHEN YOU GIVE OF YOURSELF 2010 Selwyn Jacob, prod. National Film Board of Canada Lynn Stopkewich, dir. PLAYER 2008 Sam Hodges, Mary Nighy, prod. Greene Light Films Mary Nighy, dir. HIRO 2005 Oliver-Barret Lindsay, prod. Paper Cut Films Matthew Swanson LONESOME JOE 2003 Leah Mallen, prod. Screen Siren Pictures Mark Sawers, dir. SHOES OFF 1998 Leah Mallen, prod. Mark Sawers Productions Mark Sawers, dir. HATE MAIL 1993 Chris Kelly, Mark Sawers, prod. Mark Sawers Productions Mark Sawers, dir. STROKE 1992 Gregory Middleton, Mark Sawers, prod. Mark Sawers Productions Mark Sawers, dir. AWARDS Best Original Score, Documentary 2008 Leo Award - Nomination (Death in the Forest) Achievement in Music, Original Score 2008 Genie Award - Nomination (FIDO) Best Original Score 2007 Gerardmer Film Festival (FIDO) Best Original Score, Feature Length Drama 2007 Leo Award - Winner (FIDO) Best Original Score 2006 Leo Award - Winner (Hiro) Best Original Score, Documentary 2005 Leo Award - Nomination (Life & Times) Best Original Score, Feature Length Drama 2002 Leo Award - Nomination (Mile Zero) Best Original Score, Feature Length Drama 2001 Leo Award - Nomination (Suspicious River) Achievement in Music, Original Score 1997 Genie Award - Nomination (Kissed) Best Original Score, Feature Length Drama 1996 Leo Award - Nomination (Live Bait) BIOGRAPHY Don Macdonald has a multifaceted musical career that includes professional performing on saxophone, violin and voice. His conducting resume includes work with symphony orchestra, choir and jazz band. His composition credits include music for theatre, dance, published vocal arrangements and forays into everything from jazz and electronica to contemporary classical music. He has scored music for films featured at all the major film festivals and his opera score for Cannes Film Festival winner "Shoes Off" was recognized as "one of the most compelling original scores attached to any Canadian film, ever..." (Vancouver Province).