Nicholas Britell

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Moonlight (2016) | The Big Short (2015) | 12 Years a Slave (2013)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 21 nominations More »

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for CarmenCarmen Composer  Less 2018 Treatment
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (35 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Battle of the SexesBattle of the Sexes Composer (music by), Conductor, Orchestrator, Producer ("If I Dare"), Writer ("If I Dare")  Less 2017 $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mother!Mother! Thanks  Less 2017 $33MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Song to SongSong to Song Performer ("Reincorporation"), Writer ("Reincorporation")  Less 2017 $444K / —
  • Primary photo for Moonlight: Cruel Beauty - Filming in MiamiMoonlight: Cruel Beauty - Filming in Miami (Short) Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Moonlight: Ensemble of Emotion - Making MoonlightMoonlight: Ensemble of Emotion - Making Moonlight (Short) Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Moonlight: Poetry Through Collaboration - The Music of MoonlightMoonlight: Poetry Through Collaboration - The Music of Moonlight (Short) Himself, Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Moonlight Live in Los AngelesMoonlight Live in Los Angeles (Short) Himself, Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for TrampsTramps Composer, Score Producer, Songs Producer  Less 2016 $2MM
  • Primary photo for MoonlightMoonlight Composer, Musician (piano), Orchestrator, Score Produced By, Performer ("Laudate Dominum from Vesperae Solennes de Confessore, K. 339")  Less 2016 $1.5MM $28MM / $56MM
  • Primary photo for Free State of JonesFree State of Jones Composer, Musician (piano), Soundtrack ("Taking Daniel Home", "Finding Home", "The Letter", "Hanging the Deserters", "The Free State of Jones", "Reconstruction", "Voter Supression", "Postlude") (uncredited), Performer ("I'm Crying"), Writer ("Battle of Corinth", "They Took Everything", "July 1863 / Loyalty Oath", "Perfect Charity", "Let There Be Light", "Killing the Colonel", "John Madison Knight") (uncredited)  Less 2016 $50MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for The UncondemnedThe Uncondemned Composer  Less 2015 $13K / —
  • Primary photo for A Tale of Love and DarknessA Tale of Love and Darkness Composer, Orchestrator, Soundtrack ("Women's Dance from Aleko" (Excerpt)), Writer ("Opening Music" Performed by nm6199116, Kyle Armbrust, "Swing Sequence" performed by nm6199116, Kyle Armbrust, "Main Theme in F# / Poème in F#" performed by nm1615109 and Re'ut Ben-Ze'ev, "Post-War Jerusalem" performed by nm6199116, Kyle Armbrust, "Amos Sees Arieh" performed by nm6199116, Kyle Armbrust, "Pioneer On the Mountain" performed by nm6199116, Kyle Armbrust, "Emunah v'Omanut" performed by nm1615109 and Re'ut Ben-Ze'ev)  Less 2015 $4MM $569K / —
  • Primary photo for The Big ShortThe Big Short Composer, Musician (solo piano), Orchestrator, Performer ("The Dopeness", "Big Dipper", "Neptune"), Writer ("The Dopeness", "Big Dipper", "Neptune")  Less 2015 $28MM $70MM / $133MM
  • Primary photo for The Seventh FireThe Seventh Fire Composer, Orchestrator  Less 2015 $30K / —
  • Primary photo for Hearts & ArrowsHearts & Arrows (Short) Executive Producer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Real AmericanThe Real American (Short) Composer  Less 2015 $35K
  • Primary photo for What Doesn't Kill YouWhat Doesn't Kill You (Short) Composer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for CymbelineCymbeline Writer ("Fear No More")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for WhiplashWhiplash Co-Producer, Producer ("Reaction", "When I Wake", "No Two Words"), Writer ("Reaction")  Less 2014 $3.3MM $13MM / $49MM
  • Primary photo for 12 Years a Slave12 Years a Slave Composer (additional music), Arranger ("The Devil's Dream", "Trio in B-flat, D471", "Money Musk", "Miller's Reel"), Writer ("My Lord, Sunshine", "The Old Promenade", "Cotton Song", "Yarney's Waltz", "O Teach Me Lord", "Roll Jordan Roll")  Less 2013 $20MM $57MM / $188MM
  • Primary photo for WhiplashWhiplash (Short) Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for WaxWax (Short) Composer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Gimme the LootGimme the Loot Composer, Lyrics ("Corrido"), Music ("Alter-Ego", "Corrido", "Grand Central", "The Collector Returns a.k.a. Mount Zion"), Performer ("Burnin' Fire", "Stardust", "Good Ol' Jack", "Black Box", "Daffodils", "So Gracefully", "Whattup"), Writer ("Burnin' Fire", "Good Ol' Jack", "Black Box", "Daffodils", "So Gracefully", "Whattup")  Less 2012 $98K / —
  • Primary photo for The RibThe Rib (Short) Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for After Water There Is SandAfter Water There Is Sand (Short) Composer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for PlasticPlastic (Short) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for PortalsPortals Pianist  Less 2011 $64K
  • Primary photo for Half-LifeHalf-Life (Short) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Air Inside HerThe Air Inside Her (Short) Composer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for KillerKiller (Short) Performer ("Jerome Avenue"), Writer ("Jerome Avenue")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for New York, I Love YouNew York, I Love You Composer (segments: Natalie Portman)  Less 2008 $15MM $1.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for EveEve (Short) Performer ("Forgotten Waltz No. 2"), Writer ("Forgotten Waltz No. 2")  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Domino OneDomino One Charles Davenport, Composer  Less 2005 $10K
  • Primary photo for Hammer and CycleHammer and Cycle (Short) Composer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Carib's LeapCarib's Leap (Short) Composer  Less 2002
Past Television (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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