Sundance 2021 Composer Spotlight: Caitlin Yeo
Film: Playing with Sharks
Caitlin is an acclaimed, multi-award-winning Australian screen composer. Her signature style emerges from a fascination with music from different cultures and 20th century form. Her compositions are alive with a deep love of telling stories with music. Caitlin has recently composed the music for Sally Aitken’s feature documentary Playing with Sharks: The Valerie Taylor Story. She is currently working on the TV drama series Wakefield for Jungle Entertainment and New Gold Mountain for Goalpost Pictures. Caitlin’s score for Kriv Stender’s latest feature film Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan won Best Original Score at the 2019 Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards. Her work on Priscilla Cameron’s The Butterfly Tree was awarded Feature Film Score of the Year and Best Soundtrack Album at the 2018 Australasian Performing Right Association’s Screen Music Awards.