In the last five years, impactful storyteller, Blake Matthew has scored over 65 films. This Vancouver based composer’s love for films began when he was a youth, but his passion for composing was sparked during his studies in Music Technology at Douglas College in 2014. Blake, who also specializes in electronic music production and sound design has scored over 60 short films and has been a part of 5 feature films thus far in his career.
Blake has scored 3 Telus Storyhive projects and also worked with Shannon Kohli on her Crazy 8's film, A Family of Ghosts. In 2018 he scored his first feature film, Infeccion which premiered in the FICG at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. Infeccion will be released in cinemas across Latin America on October 31, 2019. In early 2019 he scored 2 feature films (After the Rain, Funhouse) which will premiere in Kyrgyzstan and Sweden in 2020. Blake has been nominated for 2 Leo Awards for Best Music in a short drama (La Buena, A Family of Ghosts). Blake is a member of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada and is currently working under Canadian film composers Terry Frewer and Daniel Ingram.
Blake’s focus on collaboration with directors is what allows his music to play such a strong role in story-telling. He is passionate about interweaving ambiguous sound design along with more traditional instrumentation to create compelling and unique scores.