Sundance 2021 Composer Spotlight: Gavin Brivik
Film: Wild Indian
Gavin Brivik is a composer best known for his work on the 90th Academy Award-nominated film My Nephew Emmett. Gavin is featured as one of the American Society of Composers and Publishers' "Film Composers to Watch," winner of the 2017 World Soundtrack Award for Best Composition by a Young International Composer, the recipient of the ASCAP Jimmy Van Heusen Film Composer Award, and has been honored with the distinguished Elmer Bernstein Film Scoring Award, and with the Alan Menken Composer Award.
Gavin recently finished scoring the feature film Wild Indian, set to premiere in the US Narrative Competition at Sundance 2021. He also scored the Emmy-nominated Netflix original series Living Undocumented, produced by Selena Gomez, and the Netflix original film Cam with Blumhouse Productions (Get Out, Whiplash, Blackkklansman, Us) which stars Madeline Brewer (The Handmaid’s Tale).