Music & Sound
Filmscore Demo Reel
Demo reel of my original scores & sound design.
Best Original Score Silver: International New York Film Festival 2021
Best Animation Short Merit: International New York Film Festival 2021
Best Music: Khem Animation Film Festival 2021
Best Sound: Khem Animation Film Festival 2021
Best Animation: Grove Film Festival 2020
Director's Choice Award Animation: New Jersey Young Filmmakers Festival 2020
Animated short based on Jack and The Beanstalk with a twist!
Animations/Storyboard/Art/Co-Director ~ Tom Cassese.
Film Score/Sound Design/Co-Director ~ Kory Hilpmann
Currently in film festivals with 9 selections and 6 awards!
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"Fetch" : Animated Short Rescore
"Bear Hugs" Animated Short Rescore
Rescore or alternative score to an animated short film for a film score competition. I do not own the rights to the original video. The music and sound design is my original content and new realization of this film.
"Pentecostal Activity" : Short Film
It is the Pentecost season, and when the board of a church in a small American town meets to figure out how to help the congregation during a pandemic, they experience bizarre occurrences that only add to their problems. Directed by Andrew Schwarz.
Rescore or alternative score to an animated short film for a film score competition. I do not own the rights to the original video. The music is my original content and new realization of this film.
"It Comes In Waves" : Short Film
Nelson wrestles with questions constantly streaming through his mind, why does he live alone? Is he weird for wearing socks in bed? Who else wears socks in bed? It would be weird for him to ask people about what they wear on their feet to bed, right?
Directed by Jacob Hopkins.
"Mundane" : Short Film
A silent short with an improvised acoustic piano score. The story follows a young male stuck in the mundane routine of his everyday life until he has finally had enough. Directed by Jacob Hopkins.
Filmmaker Demo Reel
A filmmaker demo reel with a string quartet and piano underscore. Directed by Jacob Hopkins.
Local TV Bumper
A bumper track for Oakland, NJ's public local TV channel with an acoustic piano score.
"Means To An End" : Short Film
An experimental split-screen short with a live improvised acoustic piano recording. The left screen shows in real time, while the right screen shows time in reverse. The two screens briefly meet up in the middle. Can you spot the moment they meet? Directed by Kory Hilpmann.
"Siblings" : Horror Short
A satirical horror short with an orchestral underscore. A story of two siblings stuck in a demonic blood ritual with perpetuating consequences. Directed by Nate Smith & Matt Miller.
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