Pinar Toprak is a Turkish-American composer for film, television and video games. She has won two International Film Music Critics Association Awards for The Lightkeepers (2009) and The Wind Gods (2013).
Toprak was born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey, where she began her classical musical education at the age of five. After studying composition and multiple instruments at the conservatory, she moved to Chicago to study jazz, then Boston. She joined the music production company Media Ventures International (now known as Remote Control), home of the legendary film composer Hans Zimmer.
Toprak most recently scored the Superman prequel series Krypton and the Netflix original film The Angel. In June 2018, she was announced as the composer for Captain Marvel (2019), the first female composer of a high-profile superhero film.
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|2008||Beyond Loch Ness||Television film|
|2010||Mongolian Death Worm|
|Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf|
|2016||Falling Water||4 episodes|
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