Upcoming: WISH YOU WERE HERE (feature film, d: Kenneth Bi)
In Cinemas: CENTAUR:
28 December 2017 (Germany)
31 January 2018 (France)
17 March 2018 (Japan)
21 March 2018 (Belgium)
22 March 2018 (Netherlands)


02/09/18: CENTAUR was the closing film at this year's Festival International des Cinémas d'Asie.
01/20/18: The soundtrack to CENTAUR is now available on CD as well.
12/14/17: CENTAUR was last shown at the Dubai International Film Festival.
12/09/17: At the Festival Autorskog Filma the award for Best Cinematography went to Khasan Kydyraliyev for CENTAUR. Congratulations!
Aktan Arym Kubat's movie was also nominated for the Cultural Diversity Award of the UNESCO at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards and was last shown at the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.
My music for CENTAUR is now available digitally. A CD release will follow.

11/20/17: Aktan Arym Kubat won the "Award of the President of the Republic of Belarus for humanism and spirituality in cinema" for CENTAUR at the Minsk International Film Festival Listapad. Congratulations!
The film was also shown in competition at this year's Malatya International Film Festivals as well as at the Arras Film Festival and the International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg.
11/08/17: Aktan Arym Kubat won the award for Best Actor at this year's Asian World Film Festival for his performance in CENTAUR: „Raw, powerful natural and bold.“ Congratulations!
11/05/17: After its theatrical run, BLESSED BENEFIT will be out on DVD in Germany on 23 February 2018.

10/28/17: The German trailer for CENTAUR has been released:

10/21/17: CENTAUR was part of this year's Mumbai Film Festival.
09/30/17: BLESSSED BENEFIT was recently shown at the Nederlands Film Festival.
09/16/17: My soundtrack to Aktan Arym Kubat's THE LIGHT THIEF is now also available as a digital download/stream.

08/29/17: The soundtrack to BLESSED BENEFIT is now available on CD as well.
08/11/17: My music for the film BLESSED BENEFIT has been released digitally by Plaza Mayor. It is available from the usual download and streaming sites. A CD release will follow shortly. Check out the audio section for excerpts from the score.

08/08/17: CENTAUR was last screened at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the Jerusalem Film Festival, the Transatlantyk Festival and the and at the Internationales Fünf Seen Filmfestival.

07/20/17: BLESSED BENEFIT was last shown at the 28th International Filmfest Emden-Norderney. A dubbed trailer for the upcoming theatrical release in Germany has been released as well:

07/15/17: Here is a trailer for the documentary series VANISHING ASIA I provided music for:

07/09/17: Just finished scoring the commercial AQUAIR (directed by Kenneth Bi) for Shiseido.
05/29/17: CENTAUR opened the Neisse Film Festival and was also shown at the Festival de Cinéma des 5 Continents and the International Filmfestival Innsbruck.

05/01/17: CENTAUR won the CANVAS Award for Best Movie at the International MOOOV Film Festival. Congratulations to all!
04/08/17: Mahmoud al Massad's BLESSED BENEFIT was last shown at the 22. Vilnius Film Festival and at the 8th Arab Film Festival Berlin.
It was also part of the Norwegian Tromsø International Film Festival in January.

02/26/17: Aktan Arym Kubat's CENTAUR was awarded the CICAE Art Cinema Award (Panorama) at the 67th International Film Festival Berlin. Congratulations!