David Julyan (born 1967 in Cheltenham) is an English musician and film score composer. He has composed the scores to several Christopher Nolan films including Following, Memento, Insomnia and The Prestige, a collaboration that began with the short film Larceny.
In 2006, he scored the horror movie The Descent and a UK feature, Outlaw. Julyan has also been invited to sit on film music discussion panels at various film festivals, including the BMI Music & Film Panel at the 2004 and 2006 Sundance Film Festivals and the 2002 Flanders International Film Festival Ghent panel on "How to Get Started in Film Music". An interview with him has been included in the book Moving Music.
|1996||Larceny||Christopher Nolan||Short film|
|1997||Doodlebug||Christopher Nolan||Short film|
|1998||Following||Christopher Nolan||Feature film debut
The music budget for the film was around $8 for a blank digital audio tape.
|2001||The Secret Rulers of the World||Jon Ronson||TV series documentary
|Happy Here and Now||Michael Almereyda|
|Inside I'm Dancing||Damien O'Donnell||Inside I'm Dancing is an oddity among Julyan's scores in that it includes no synthesizers.|
|2005||Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God||Gerry Lively|
|The Descent||Neil Marshall||The score includes a 70 piece orchestra and 16 piece female choir.|
|2006||The Last Drop||Colin Teague|
|The Prestige||Christopher Nolan|
|Simon Schama's Power of Art||David Belton||Documentary series
One episode (he composed the score for the episode on Van Gogh)
|2008||Eden Lake||James Watkins|
|The Daisy Chain||Aisling Walsh|
|2009||The Descent Part 2||Jon Harris|
|2012||The Cabin in the Woods||Drew Goddard|
|Playhouse Presents||Amanda Boyle||One episode|
|Blackout||Tom Green||TV miniseries|
|2013||The Silent War||David Belton||Documentary miniseries
|2015||Hidden||The Duffer Brothers|
|Second Origin||Bigas Luna|
|2016||Bachelor Games||Edward McGown|
|Broken Vows||Bram Coppens|
- "BMI.com: SXSW 2005". BMI.com. 2006-11-12. Archived from the original on 2006-11-12. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
- "BMI @ Sundance2004 | panel". Bmi.com. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
- "David Julyan :: composer :: latest news". DavidJulyan.com. 2008-09-25. Archived from the original on 2008-09-25. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
- "David Julyan :: composer // scores". DavidJulyan.com. 2008-09-25. Archived from the original on 2008-09-25. Retrieved 2012-08-12.