Philip Glass (I)

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Truman Show (1998) | The Hours (2002) | No Reservations (2007)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 18 wins & 26 nominations More »
AKA 
Phil Glass
NICKNAME  
The Last Romantic
BORN 
Jan 31, 1937 (age 80)
HEIGHT 
5' 8½" (1.74m)

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Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
Past Film & Video (181 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for JaneJane Composer  Less 2017 $899K / —
  • Primary photo for Demain et tous les autres joursDemain et tous les autres jours Writer ("Metamorphosis Two")  Less 2017 €7MM
  • Primary photo for Ciel rougeCiel rouge Writer ("Metamorphosis Two")  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The DinnerThe Dinner Performer ("Wichita Sutra Votrex"), Writer ("Wichita Sutra Votrex")  Less 2017 $1.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for If I Could BarkIf I Could Bark (Short) Composer (theme music)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Karenina & IKarenina & I Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for PolinaPolina Music ("Concerto for violin and orchestra")  Less 2016 $165K / —
  • Primary photo for The Last Dalai Lama?The Last Dalai Lama? Himself, Composer (original score)  Less 2016 $900K $139K / —
  • Primary photo for Mia MadreMia Madre Writer ("String Quartet No. 2: Company")  Less 2015 €7MM $302K / —
  • Primary photo for Far OutFar Out Performer ("Pruit Igoe"), Writer ("Pruit Igoe")  Less 2015 CAD 700
  • Primary photo for All Three of UsAll Three of Us Writer ("Opening")  Less 2015 €7MM
  • Primary photo for Fantastic FourFantastic Four Co-Composer, Writer ("Another Body")  Less 2015 $120MM $56MM / $168MM
  • Primary photo for MamaMama (Short) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for If I Could TalkIf I Could Talk (Short) Writer ("Metamorphosis No. 1")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for LowLow Composer  Less 2015 €70K
  • Primary photo for The Neighbours ProjectThe Neighbours Project (Short) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for MaslacakMaslacak (Short) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Face of an AngelThe Face of an Angel Writer ("Violin Concerto")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for RealityReality Music ("Music with Changing Parts")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Awake: The Life of YoganandaAwake: The Life of Yogananda Performer ("The Hours" , "Why Does Someone Have To Die" , "Escape!" , "I'm Going To Make A Cake"), Writer ("The Hours" , "Why Does Someone Have To Die" , "Escape!" , "I'm Going To Make A Cake")  Less 2014 $1MM / —
  • Primary photo for LeviathanLeviathan Composer, Writer ("Akhnaten -Act 1 - Prelude: Refrain, Verse 1, Verse 2")  Less 2014 $1.1MM / $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for This American Life: One Night Only at BAMThis American Life: One Night Only at BAM (Video) Musical Guest  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The HitchThe Hitch Writer ("Blind Moles", "Damned If I Don't", "Snowing", "67 Cities", "Prophecies", "Norman Morrison", "No Second Chance")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for A Place on EarthA Place on Earth Writer ("The Poet Acts", "Escape!", "I'm Going to Make a Cake", "Morning Passages", "The Hours")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Alan PartridgeAlan Partridge Writer ("Koyaanisqatsi")  Less 2013 $152K / —
  • Primary photo for VisitorsVisitors Composer (music)  Less 2013 $70K / —
  • Primary photo for BertaBerta (Short) Composer (music by)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Journey of HanumanJourney of Hanuman (Video) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Re: AwakeningsRe: Awakenings (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for StokerStoker Writer ("Stoker Piano Duet #1", "Stoker Piano Duet #2")  Less 2013 $12MM $1.7MM / $9.4MM
  • Primary photo for KittiKitti (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The ApostleThe Apostle Composer, Composer (theme music)  Less 2012 $15MM
  • Primary photo for Dormant BeautyDormant Beauty Writer ("Abdulmajid")  Less 2012 €5.7MM
  • Primary photo for Orchestra of ExilesOrchestra of Exiles Writer ("Sonata for Violin & Piano: Movement I")  Less 2012 $34K / —
  • Primary photo for On the RoadOn the Road Thanks  Less 2012 $25MM $718K / —
  • Primary photo for Besa: The PromiseBesa: The Promise Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Zejsc na ziemieZejsc na ziemie (Short) Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Digital DharmaDigital Dharma Composer (additional music)  Less 2012 $400K
  • Primary photo for ElenaElena Composer, Writer ("Symphony No. 3: Movement No. III")  Less 2011 $23K / —
  • Primary photo for PortalsPortals Composer  Less 2011 $64K
  • Primary photo for RebirthRebirth Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Kobresia: FragmentsKobresia: Fragments (Short) Inspirational Thanks  Less 2011 $500
  • Primary photo for LondonessLondoness (Short) Composer  Less 2011 £200
  • Primary photo for They Were ThereThey Were There (Short) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Orson Welles's the Other Side of the Wind: A Film by Orson WellesOrson Welles's the Other Side of the Wind: A Film by Orson Welles (Short) Writer ("Concerto for Harpsichord and Orchestra, Movement II")  Less 2011 $300
  • Primary photo for La RafleLa Rafle Music ("Concerto for violin and orchestra")  Less 2010 €20MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. NiceMr. Nice Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Earth: Our HomeThe Earth: Our Home Composer (original music by)  Less 2010 €50
  • Primary photo for My AmericaMy America Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for CatfishCatfish Writer ("Truman Sleeps")  Less 2010 $3.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Our HomeOur Home Composer  Less 2010 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Icarus at the Edge of TimeIcarus at the Edge of Time (Short) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Into Eternity: A Film for the FutureInto Eternity: A Film for the Future Performer ("Metamorphosis, No. 2"), Writer ("Metamorphosis, No. 2")  Less 2010 €669K $55K / —
  • Primary photo for When the Dragon Swallowed the SunWhen the Dragon Swallowed the Sun Composer (theme music)  Less 2010 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Harmonium MountainHarmonium Mountain (Short) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Transcendent ManTranscendent Man Composer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Medal of HonorMedal of Honor Writer ("Horage" (????), "Closing")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for RegretsRegrets Composer, Writer ("Facades", "Love Divided By", "Un the Upper Room", "12 Pieces for a Ballet")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Art of the StealThe Art of the Steal Soundtrack ("Looking", "Jenipapo" (credited as Jenipopo))  Less 2009 $541K / —
  • Primary photo for These Vagabond ShoesThese Vagabond Shoes (Short) Composer (theme music)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Youthh Knows No PainYouthh Knows No Pain Writer ("Knee Play No. 5")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for WatchmenWatchmen Writer ("Protest (Act II, Scene 3)", "Something She Has to Do", "Pruit Igoe", "Prophecies")  Less 2009 $130MM $108MM / $185MM
  • Primary photo for CertaintyCertainty Writer ("The Wayside", "The Ropes")  Less 2009 CAD 100K
  • Primary photo for EmbriónEmbrión Writer ("Aria")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for What Are You Looking For?What Are You Looking For? (Short) Himself, Composer, Performer ("Metamorphosis 1"), Writer ("Metamorphosis 1")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Objects and MemoryObjects and Memory Composer  Less 2008 $646K
  • Primary photo for Severing the SoulSevering the Soul (Short) Music ("Koyaanisqatsi")  Less 2008 $10K
  • Primary photo for Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve PartsGlass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Himself, Composer  Less 2007 $20K / —
  • Primary photo for Cassandra's DreamCassandra's Dream Composer  Less 2007 £13MM $972K / —
  • Primary photo for RepeatRepeat (Short) Composer, Writer ("Metamorphosis 2 & 3")  Less 2007 $300
  • Primary photo for Animals in LoveAnimals in Love Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hard-HeartedHard-Hearted Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for No ReservationsNo Reservations Man at Bistro (uncredited), Composer, Performer ("Zoe & Kate Watch Video", "Zoe Goes To The Restaurant"), Writer ("Zoe & Kate Watch Video", "Zoe Goes To The Restaurant")  Less 2007 $28MM $43MM / $93MM
  • Primary photo for DeferredDeferred (Video) Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for KettleKettle (Short) Soundtrack ("In the Summerhouse")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Little ThingsLittle Things (Short) Composer  Less 2007 $10K
  • Primary photo for Notes on a ScandalNotes on a Scandal Composer  Less 2006 $15MM $18MM / $26MM
  • Primary photo for Absolute WilsonAbsolute Wilson Himself, Soundtrack ("The Civil Wars", "White Raven", "Einstein on the Beach")  Less 2006 $66K / —
  • Primary photo for The IllusionistThe Illusionist Composer  Less 2006 $16MM $40MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for A Broken SoleA Broken Sole Composer  Less 2006 $450K
  • Primary photo for HopeHope (Short) Composer (stock music)  Less 2006 £3K
  • Primary photo for Counting WaterCounting Water (Short) Composer, Soundtrack ("Knee Play No. 1")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The SeedsThe Seeds (Short) Composer  Less 2006 PLN 50K
  • Primary photo for White ShadowsWhite Shadows (Video) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for AbusedAbused Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for A Crude Awakening: The Oil CrashA Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash (Video) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for El drama de la memoriaEl drama de la memoria (Short) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Roving MarsRoving Mars (Short) Composer  Less 2006 $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for TigerTiger Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for NeverwasNeverwas Composer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Giant BuddhasThe Giant Buddhas Composer, Writer ("Distraught", "Reting's Eyes", "Lord Chamberlain", "Escape to India")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Faith's CornerFaith's Corner Composer  Less 2005 ZAR 4MM
  • Primary photo for Leaving the LifeLeaving the Life (Short) Writer ("Instrumental Violin music")  Less 2005 £20
  • Primary photo for La moustacheLa moustache Composer (musical composition by)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Disparait, v.Disparait, v. (Short) Composer  Less 2005 $1K
  • Primary photo for Enron: The Smartest Guys in the RoomEnron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Performer ("Knee Play 1"), Writer ("Knee Play 1")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The LossThe Loss (Short) Composer (additional music)  Less 2005 CAD 15K
  • Primary photo for Going Upriver: The Long War of John KerryGoing Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Composer  Less 2004 $613K / —
  • Primary photo for UndertowUndertow Composer  Less 2004 $25K / —
  • Primary photo for YesYes Writer ("PARU RIVER")  Less 2004 £1MM $396K / —
  • Primary photo for Declaring GeniusDeclaring Genius (Short) Performer ("Metamorphosis One"), Writer ("Metamorphosis One")  Less 2004 CAD 6K
  • Primary photo for Secret Window: A Look Through ItSecret Window: A Look Through It (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Secret Window: From Book to FilmSecret Window: From Book to Film (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Secret Window: Secrets RevealedSecret Window: Secrets Revealed (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Origins of AIDSThe Origins of AIDS Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Taking LivesTaking Lives Composer  Less 2004 $45MM $33MM / $65MM
  • Primary photo for Secret WindowSecret Window Composer  Less 2004 $40MM $48MM / $93MM
  • Primary photo for Aztec LegendAztec Legend (Short) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Clive Barker: Raising HellClive Barker: Raising Hell (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Sweets to the Sweet: The Candyman MythosSweets to the Sweet: The Candyman Mythos (Video) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Rua Alguem 5555: My FatherRua Alguem 5555: My Father Soundtrack ("Xingu River")  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Barbarian InvasionsThe Barbarian Invasions Performer ("Façade"), Writer ("Façade")  Less 2003 CAD 6MM $3.4MM / $6.3MM
  • Primary photo for The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamaraThe Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara Composer (original music by), Soundtrack ("100,000 People", "Target Destruction", "Revolution in the Pentagon", "Low Evil", "Blind Moles", "Behind the Moon", "November 1, 1967", "IBM Punch Cards", "The War to End All Wars", "Statistical Control", "A New Weapon", "Damned if I Don't", "The Family", "Chengtu", "Dominoes", "67 Cities", "Rolling Thunder", "Invitation", "Success", "Data", "Across the World", "5 Weeks", "Norman Morrison", "Snowing", "Gulf of Tonkin") (uncredited)  Less 2003 $4.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for The HoursThe Hours Composer, Soundtrack ("Metamorphosis 2", "Satyagraha")  Less 2002 $25MM $42MM / $109MM
  • Primary photo for The Baroness and the PigThe Baroness and the Pig Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for NaqoyqatsiNaqoyqatsi Composer  Less 2002 $3MM $133K / $156K
  • Primary photo for How to Draw a BunnyHow to Draw a Bunny Writer ("String Quartet No. 3 Mishima: Mishima/Closing")  Less 2002 $3K / —
  • Primary photo for PassagePassage (Short) Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Mind and Times of Virginia WoolfThe Mind and Times of Virginia Woolf Composer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The PornographerThe Pornographer Music ("OPENING")  Less 2001 FRF 7MM
  • Primary photo for The Man in the BathThe Man in the Bath (Short) Composer  Less 2001 $10K
  • Primary photo for DiasporaDiaspora (Short) Composer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for L'anima in luceL'anima in luce Composer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Condo PaintingCondo Painting Performer ("Compassion In Exile"), Writer ("Compassion In Exile")  Less 2000 $5K / —
  • Primary photo for Armonie dell'EstasiArmonie dell'Estasi Self, Composer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Being John MalkovichBeing John Malkovich Acknowledgment  Less 1999 $13MM $23MM / —
  • Primary photo for One Day in SeptemberOne Day in September Performer ("Facades", "Closing", "Reting's Eyes"), Writer ("Facades", "Closing", "Symphony No. 2", "Reting's Eyes")  Less 1999 $155K / —
  • Primary photo for Le corsetLe corset (Short) Composer  Less 1999 $18K
  • Primary photo for The Eden MythThe Eden Myth Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat GenerationThe Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation Himself, Composer  Less 1999 $361K / —
  • Primary photo for Sin cederSin ceder (Short) Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Pear TreeThe Pear Tree Writer ("Mad Rush")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Beware of My LoveBeware of My Love Writer ("Protest")  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Truman ShowThe Truman Show Keyboard Artist, Composer (additional music), Performer ("The Beginning", "Living Waters", "Anthem - Part 1", "Opening", "Truman Sleeps", "Anthem - Part 2"), Writer ("The Beginning", "Living Waters", "Anthem - Part 1", "Opening", "Truman Sleeps", "Anthem - Part 2")  Less 1998 $60MM $126MM / $264MM
  • Primary photo for Chuck Close: A Portrait in ProgressChuck Close: A Portrait in Progress Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Fast TrackFast Track (Short) Composer  Less 1998 $30K
  • Primary photo for KundunKundun Composer  Less 1997 $28MM $5.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for BentBent Composer, Writer ("STREETS OF BERLIN")  Less 1997 $372K / —
  • Primary photo for Ballad of the SkeletonsBallad of the Skeletons (Short) Composer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Secret AgentThe Secret Agent Composer  Less 1996 $7MM $107K / —
  • Primary photo for Absence Stronger Than PresenceAbsence Stronger Than Presence (Short) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Départ immédiatDépart immédiat (Short) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The InterviewThe Interview Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Candyman: Farewell to the FleshCandyman: Farewell to the Flesh Composer  Less 1995 $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for EvidenceEvidence (Short) Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Impetus ApachesImpetus Apaches (Short) Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Death of MolièreThe Death of Molière (Video) Composer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for SaraSara Composer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Compassion in Exile: The Life of the 14th Dalai LamaCompassion in Exile: The Life of the 14th Dalai Lama Composer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for La légendeLa légende Composer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Anima MundiAnima Mundi (Short) Composer, Writer (Co-dramaturgist)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for CandymanCandyman Composer  Less 1992 $6MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mirror of the PlanetMirror of the Planet Composer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Art on Film, Program 4: VoiceArt on Film, Program 4: Voice Composer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Privé de vieillessePrivé de vieillesse (Short) Composer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The KnifeThe Knife Arranger ("The Photographer (A Gentleman's Honor)"), Writer ("The Photographer (A Gentleman's Honor)")  Less 1991 $357K / —
  • Primary photo for A Brief History of TimeA Brief History of Time Composer  Less 1991 $2.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for 'Merci la vie''Merci la vie' Performer ("Three Truths", "Labyrinth", "What Time Is Grey", "City Walk", "Screens of Memory", "Façades", "Closing", "Metamorphosis Two"), Writer ("Three Truths", "Labyrinth", "What Time Is Grey", "City Walk", "Screens of Memory", "Façades", "Closing", "Metamorphosis Two")  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Closet LandCloset Land Creative Musical Supervision  Less 1991 $4MM $259K / —
  • Primary photo for MindwalkMindwalk Composer  Less 1990 $774K / —
  • Primary photo for The ChurchThe Church Composer, Writer ("Floe", "Civil Wars")  Less 1989 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Thin Blue LineThe Thin Blue Line Composer, Writer ("Metamorphosis")  Less 1988 $1.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for PowaqqatsiPowaqqatsi Composer, Script Consultant  Less 1988 $2.5MM $589K / —
  • Primary photo for Hamburger HillHamburger Hill Composer  Less 1987 $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dead End KidsDead End Kids Composer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Kitchen Presents Two Moon JulyThe Kitchen Presents Two Moon July Self, Composer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Einstein on the Beach: The Changing Image of OperaEinstein on the Beach: The Changing Image of Opera Himself - Composer, Music By  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Mishima: A Life in Four ChaptersMishima: A Life in Four Chapters Composer, Music Arranger  Less 1985 $5MM $438K / $519K
  • Primary photo for Empire CityEmpire City Composer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for High WireHigh Wire (Short) Composer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BreathlessBreathless Performer ("Openings") (as Phillip Glass), Writer ("Openings") (as Phillip Glass)  Less 1983 $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for KoyaanisqatsiKoyaanisqatsi Composer  Less 1982 $1.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Dance (Film-as-Set Design)Dance (Film-as-Set Design) (Short) Composer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for North Star: Mark di SuveroNorth Star: Mark di Suvero Composer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for SuspiriaSuspiria Music ("Markos")  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for End of the Art WorldEnd of the Art World (Short) Composer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for MarcoMarco Composer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for RailroadedRailroaded (Short) Composer  Less 1968 $10K
  • Primary photo for Inquiring NunsInquiring Nuns Composer  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for ChappaquaChappaqua Music Supervisor (as Phil Glass)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast Soundtrack ("La belle et la bête")  Less 1946 $299K / —
Past Television (37 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mr. RobotMr. Robot (TV Series) Writer ("Knee Play One", "Act IV: Scene 2: Bed") ( 1 episode, 2017 ) , Writer ("Opening (Mishima)") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016–2017 2
    • eps3.4_runtime-err0r.r00 (Nov 8, 2017) Writer ("Knee Play One", "Act IV: Scene 2: Bed") (uncredited)  Less
    • eps2.1_k3rnel-pan1c.ksd (Jul 20, 2016) Writer ("Opening (Mishima)") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Stranger ThingsStranger Things (TV Series) Writer ("Open the Kingdom (Liquid Days, Part II)") ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2
    • Chapter Seven: The Lost Sister (Oct 27, 2017) Writer ("Open the Kingdom (Liquid Days, Part II)")  Less
    • Chapter Five: Dig Dug (Oct 27, 2017) Writer ("Open the Kingdom (Liquid Days, Part II)")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Handmaid's TaleThe Handmaid's Tale (TV Series) Producer ("Heart of Glass (Crabtree Remix)") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Birth Day (Apr 26, 2017) Producer ("Heart of Glass (Crabtree Remix)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Glastonbury 2016Glastonbury 2016 (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Heroes", "Abdulmajid") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Performer ("Metamorphosis One") ( 1 episode, 2016 ) , Writer ("Metamorphosis One") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Return 0 (Jun 21, 2016) Performer ("Metamorphosis One"), Writer ("Metamorphosis One")  Less
  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Writer ("Knee Play 1") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Performer ("Knee Play 1") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("I'm Going to Go Make a Cake", "Gertrude Leaves the Summer House", "Etude No. 5", "The Hours", "Invitation", "Morning Passages", "A Choice", "Etude No. 2") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2005–2013 2
    • Jiro Dreams of Sushi (Dec 23, 2013) Writer ("I'm Going to Go Make a Cake", "Gertrude Leaves the Summer House", "Etude No. 5", "The Hours", "Invitation", "Morning Passages", "A Choice", "Etude No. 2")  Less
    • Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Jan 2005) Performer ("Knee Play 1"), Writer ("Knee Play 1")  Less
  • Primary photo for Six by SondheimSix by Sondheim (TV Movie) Writer ("String Quartet No.3 (Mishima): Blood Bath")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Op-DocsOp-Docs (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for All-Star OrchestraAll-Star Orchestra (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The Perfect AmericanThe Perfect American (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Waterloo RoadWaterloo Road (TV Series) Performer ("Glassworks: Opening (Cornelius Remix)") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Whole Lotto Trouble (Jan 10, 2013) Performer ("Glassworks: Opening (Cornelius Remix)")  Less
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Writer ("Dracula - The Beginning") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Writer ("Helen's Theme") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2011–2013 2
    • Spilt Milk (Jan 9, 2013) Writer ("Helen's Theme") (uncredited)  Less
    • Open House (Nov 16, 2011) Writer ("Dracula - The Beginning") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Metropolitan Opera HD LiveThe Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) Writer (book by) ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Music By ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Himself - Composer ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Philip Glass: Satyagraha (Nov 19, 2011) Himself - Composer, Music By, Writer (book by)  Less
  • Primary photo for KeplerKepler (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Musician (piano) ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Raj Patel (Jan 12, 2010) Himself, Musician (piano)  Less
  • Primary photo for House M.D.House M.D. (TV Series) Writer ("Company: II. -") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Under My Skin (May 4, 2009) Writer ("Company: II. -") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from Lincoln CenterLive from Lincoln Center (TV Series) Composer / Performer ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) Composer (additional music) ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Meet Market (Feb 1, 2007) Composer (additional music) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Black Box: UFO SecretsBlack Box: UFO Secrets (TV Movie) Composer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for UFO FilesUFO Files (TV Series) Composer (additional music) ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Sto para 5Sto para 5 (TV Series) Writer ("Primacy of Number") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Episode #1.26 (Jun 5, 2006) Writer ("Primacy of Number")  Less
  • Primary photo for Night StalkerNight Stalker (TV Series) Theme By ( 9 episodes, 2005–2006 )  Less 2005–2006 9
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  • Primary photo for ScrubsScrubs (TV Series) Performer ("Koyaanisqatsi") ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Writer ("Koyaanisqatsi") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • My New God (Jan 17, 2006) Performer ("Koyaanisqatsi"), Writer ("Koyaanisqatsi")  Less
  • Primary photo for Battlestar GalacticaBattlestar Galactica (TV Series) Performer ("Metamorphosis One") ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Writer ("Metamorphosis One") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Valley of Darkness (Jul 22, 2005) Performer ("Metamorphosis One") (uncredited), Writer ("Metamorphosis One") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pandemic: Facing AIDSPandemic: Facing AIDS (TV Mini-series) Composer  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under (TV Series) Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Timing & Space (Apr 13, 2003) Soundtrack ("1937: Saint Sebastian (from Mishima)", "1939: Grandmother and Kimitake (from Mishima)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Haj med luftpostHaj med luftpost (TV Movie) Composer (song "The Beginning")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Aleph, lectures contadesAleph, lectures contades (TV Series) Writer ("Negro River", "Madeira River") ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Michel Tournier (2001) Writer ("Negro River", "Madeira River")  Less
  • Primary photo for Journey to EnlightenmentJourney to Enlightenment (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Koyaanisqatsi") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for 3000 scénarios contre un virus3000 scénarios contre un virus (TV Series) Composer ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The ArcticThe Arctic (TV Series) Composer  Less 1992– 
  • Primary photo for A Walk Through Prospero's LibraryA Walk Through Prospero's Library (TV Short) Composer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for MonolitheMonolithe (TV Short) Composer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Writer ("Lightning", "Rubric") ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Performer ("Lightning", "Rubric") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • George Wendt and Francis Ford Coppola/Philip Glass (Mar 22, 1986) Himself - Musical Guest, Performer ("Lightning", "Rubric") (uncredited), Writer ("Lightning", "Rubric") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Four American ComposersFour American Composers (TV Movie) Self, Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for SatyagrahaSatyagraha (TV Movie) Music By, Writer (libretto)  Less 1983
Self (43 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.3 (Jan 25, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IVGrand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Pruit Igoe") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $100MM
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