Guy Gross

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Guy Gross
Born Guy Gross
Occupation Composer of Flying Bark Productions
Years active 1977-present
Parent(s) Yoram Gross
Sandra Gross

Guy Gross is an Australian film and television composer. He is known most for writing the award winning music for the Australian science fiction series Farscape and the international hit film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. He also composed for the animated television series Blinky Bill and Dumb Bunnies. He has approximately 50 credits as composer.[1]

Personal[edit]

Gross began film scoring while studying classical composition at the Conservatorium High School in Sydney, Australia.[2] He is the son of film producers Yoram Gross and Sandra Gross.[2] Gross composed music for the family animation business in High School.[2]

Gross is artistic director, resident composer, and a director of Trackdown Digital, an Australian film music and audio recording center.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Director(s) Studio(s) Notes
1985 Epic Yoram Gross Yoram Gross films N/A
1986 Dot and the Whale N/A
1987 Dot Goes to Hollywood N/A
Dot and the Smugglers N/A
The Adventures of Candy Claus (short) N/A
1991 When Ships Draw Near N/A
The Magic Riddle N/A
1992 Blinky Bill: The Mischievous Koala Yoram Gross Film Studio
Beyond Distribution
Roadshow Films
Umbrella Entertainment
N/A
The Resting Place Rebel Penfold-Russell N/A
1993 Frauds Stephan Elliott N/A
1994 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Gramercy Pictures
Specific Films
PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
N/A

Television[edit]

Year Title Director(s) Studio(s) Notes
1993 The Adventures of Blinky Bill Yoram Gross Yoram Gross Films Studio N/A
1994-1995 House of Fun N/A
1995 Blinky Bill's Extraordinary Excursion Yoram Gross Yoram Gross Films Studio N/A

Notable awards[edit]

He has won various awards and been nominated for many awards in his native Australia as well as in other countries.

Notable awards and nominations include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Guy Gross on Internet Movie Database/
  2. ^ a b c "Guy Gross Music Homepage". Ggm.com.au. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 
  3. ^ "Home People". trackdown.com.au. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 
  4. ^ "Film: Anthony Asquith Award for Original Film Music in 1995". British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Retrieved 2013-06-27. 
  5. ^ Awards for Guy Gross on Internet Movie Database
  6. ^ "APRA|AMCOS : 2002 Winners". Apra-amcos.com.au. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 
  7. ^ "2009 APRA-AGSC Screen Music Awards Nominations Announced · Australian Guild of Screen Composers". Agsc.org.au. 2009-10-14. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 
  8. ^ "APRA|AMCOS : All news". Apra-amcos.com.au. 2009-10-22. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 

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