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Amanda Brown

Amanda is currently composing the music for the miniseries’ The Cult of the Family for Church Street Films/ABC TV & The Ropes for Lingo Pictures/SBS TV. She has recently completed work on Grace Beside Me for Magpie Pictures/NITV/ABC TV.

Amanda is an imaginative screen composer who intuitively connects with the emotion of a scene. Her music is lyrical, exotic and heartfelt.

Feature film credits include:

  • Rosie Jones’ The Family
  • Anupam Sharma’s unINDIAN
  • Warwick Ross/David Roach’s Red Obsession (with Burkhard Dallwitz)
  • Nick Giannopoulos’ Wog Boy 2: The Kings of Mykonos (with Nick West)
  • Benjamin Gilmour’s Son of a Lion

TV credits include:

  • Grace Beside Me (Magpie Pictures/NITV/ABC TV
  • The Surgeon & the Soldier (Serendipity Productions/SBS TV)
  • Glenn Murcutt: Spirit of Place (Catherine Hunter Productions/ABC TV)
  • The Diplomat, the Artist and the Suit (Renegade Films/ABC TV)
  • Wonderland (with Smith & Western, FremantleMedia/Network 10, 3 series)

Amanda was a member of much-loved Brisbane band the Go-Betweens with whom she recorded the albums Tallulah and 16 Lovers Lane. She has recorded and performed with many artists including REM, Silverchair, the Church and David Bridie.

Amanda is a board member of APRA and she teaches composition at the AIM.

Stream/download a selection of Amanda’s film & TV works