is a highly regarded and prolific film composer
, renowned for his memorable lyrical melodies and ethnomusicological
traits to his scores. He has been described as “the new Jerry Goldsmith” (Motion Picture Records) during recent conducting sessions with the Budapest Symphony Orchestra. He also orchestrates and conducts his compositions.
George has just finished scoring the prison-thriller SCREWED (Lionsgate) starring James D'Arcy and Noel Clark, out in UK cinemas in June 2011. Right before he composed the music for DRY RUN, starring Diora Baird and Max Ryan, and he also worked with Emmy Award winning filmmaker Kerry Shaw Brown on THE RED KITE PROJECT documentary.
George got his first break into film by composing, orchestrating and conducting the music for the WWII feature Joy Division
(Momentum Pictures) directed by Reg Traviss and starring Bernard Hill
. Following up the musical success on his first feature, George won the admiration of film director Brett Leonard
) and composed the score for Highlander - The Source
(Lionsgate). For the recordings, he conducted the Budapest Symphony Orchestra. The score soundtrack has received very favourable reviews from soundtrack critics, and has been described as "a genuinely rare work of impressive grandness" (scorereviews.com). Other works include orchestrations for various MARVEL films, and music for WILL & GRACE (NBC),... Read More