Big Screen Symposium

Samuel Flynn Scott has been writing, performing and producing music for 16 years with the award-winning band, The Phoenix Foundation. The band has been nominated for 24 VNZMA awards and won six, including best producer for three albums in a row and best band.

Along with his bandmate Lukasz Pawel Buda, he has composed scores for various films and television shows, including HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE, BOY, EAGLE VS SHARK and SEPARATION CITY. In 2010, they (along with fellow Phoenix-er and film composer Conrad Wedde) won Best Original Music in a Feature Film at the NZ Film and Television Awards for BOY.

In 2004, Sam branched out, forming his solo band Bunnies on Ponies. The band’s debut album was included in Amplifier Magazine’s Top 20 Kiwi Albums of 2006.

See Samuel Flynn Scott in the following session:

Composing Masterclass with Luke Buda and Sam Scott: Scoring HUNT FOR THE WILDER PEOPLE – Sun 25th September, 2:15 pm.