MARTIN PEDERSEN Filmcomposer WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY "...compelling coming-of-ager" "... stages the scene so powerfully that it takes the audience’s breath away" (Variety) "Provocative, emotionally charged material is handled with a maturity and confidence that makes it accessible to a broad international audience." "... Lorenz Dangel and Martin Pedersen’s score creates a situation in which the stomach churns with dread at what will happen next." (Screen Daily) "... what at first appears to be a family drama morphs into a stifling thriller" (Cineuropa) WHAT WE BECOME “… the best danish horrorfilm since ‘The Nightwatch'” (Politiken) “… a savy sensitive study of surburbanities coping with an encroaching apocalypse” “… the ending is effectively terrifying, enhanced by Martin Pedersen’s moody synthsizer score” (L. A. Times) “… a very pretty movie with a very dark heart” (New York Times) DISPORTRAIT END OF DAYS WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY "...compelling coming-of-ager" "... stages the scene so powerfully that it takes the audience’s breath away" (Variety) "Provocative, emotionally charged material is handled with a maturity and confidence that makes it accessible to a broad international audience." "... Lorenz Dangel and Martin Pedersen’s score creates a situation in which the stomach churns with dread at what will happen next." (Screen Daily) "... what at first appears to be a family drama morphs into a stifling thriller" (Cineuropa) KONG HANS DREAM OF THE STARS WHAT WE BECOME “… the best danish horrorfilm since ‘The Nightwatch'” (Politiken) “… a savy sensitive study of surburbanities coping with an encroaching apocalypse” “… the ending is effectively terrifying, enhanced by Martin Pedersen’s moody synthsizer score” (L. A. Times) “… a very pretty movie with a very dark heart” (New York Times)

Martin Pedersen is a danish Copenhagen-based composer, working on feature films, documentaries, tv-shows and commercials.

Recent work includes the scores for the TV-series ‘Hooligan’ airing on DR3 in November 2021 and the feature film ‘What Will People Say’ by director Iram Haq – Selected as Norway’s official Oscar nominee 2019 for ‘Best Foreign Language Film’.

His sound is often a hybrid of electronic and acoustic instruments fused with electronically treated organic sounds.

In 2017-2019 Martin Pedersen was awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation to continue his artistic work.

Martin works out of his studio in Copenhagen.

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