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Darren Fung: Music For Motion Picture and Multimedia
Who Is Stinky Rice?
Thrice nominated for a Canadian Screen Award and with over 100 composition credits to his name, Darren Fung is a highly influential composer who is well-respected in the TV and Film scoring worlds. His work on The Great Human Odyssey opened to widespread critical acclaim in Canada and abroad, winning the 2016 Canadian Screen Award for Best Non-Fiction Music and receiving a nomination from the International Film Music Critics Association. He has led orchestras across Canada in highly acclaimed concert performances of Human. His diverse credits include a recreation of Canada's beloved Hockey Theme for CTV and TSN and the theme music for CTV’s flagship morning news show Canada AM. Darren’s film scores have been heard at prestigious film festivals around the world, including Toronto, Cannes, and Sundance. In addition to composing full time, Darren continues to serve on the Board after recently stepping down as the Second Vice President of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada. He also acts as a Program Advisor for the Canadian Film Centre's Slaight Music Residency. When not composing, he wakes up way too early rowing with the Los Angeles Rowing Club, and stays up way too late playing hockey.