RYAN WHITTIER

MUSIC COMPOSER

Category Archives: Award

PBS Video :: Webby Awards Honoree

by Ryan Whittier on April 4, 2016, no comments

          Get You A Brick – Terrence Howard on Cancer from Redglass Pictures on Vimeo. Angelo Merendino Final from Redglass Pictures on Vimeo. Ryan created the score music for “The Story of Cancer – The Emperor of All Maladies”, a series of short documentary films for PBS supporting the larger three-part, six-hour “CANCER: […]

Emmy Nomination for Sesame Street’s Autism Series

by Ryan Whittier on April 3, 2016, no comments

Sesame Street’s “Autism: See Amazing in All Children!” series has received a 2016 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Interactive Media – Original Daytime Program or Series.  Ryan created custom music scores for four of the featured films in the series, all of which were directed by Matt Bockelman.  Three of the segments are hosted by Abby […]

“The American City”

by Ryan Whittier on April 1, 2016, no comments

Ryan created the score for this short film “The American City” written & directed by Matthew James Thompson, which was selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick.  Here’s what Thompson says about the film:  “I’ve always been inspired by the Depression Era photography of Walker Evans and his portrayal of a changing America. Today many American […]

Ryan Whittier Scores “August Heat”

by Ryan Whittier on April 21, 2015, no comments

August Heat, starring Mark Jude Sullivan (One Life to Live, As The World Turns) and Jarlath Conroy (True Grit, Day of the Dead, Kinsey), received its world premiere screening at the 2014 Rhode Island International Film Festival (where it won the Directorial Discovery Award), and was officially selected to screen at the HP Lovecraft Film […]