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The Daily Grind (Short Musical, 2007)

  • A musical comedy about an imaginative barista that escapes his mundane job.
  • Scored, shot, cut in 24 hours as an entry for Apple's 2007 Insomnia Film Festival. The required elements we have included are: Character: Robin Darjeeling Costume: Tuxedo Dialogue: "Don't tempt me" Narrative Device: Dream Sequence
  • Placed #9 most watched/popular/voted on movie in Apple's Insomnia Film Festival
  • Music by: Mark Crawford
  • 2008 Trimedia Film Festival Audience Choice Award Winner

The Final Hour (Short Musical, 2007)

A tongue-in-cheek musical comedy about a student's quest to reach his last final on time in order to prove to his parents he's 'money well spent'. This was the first musical I have ever written.
  • Written, Directed, and Produced by: Patrick Behan, Matt Schultz, and Mark Crawford
  • Music by: Mark Crawford
  • 2008 Official Selection Boulder International Film Festival, Trimedia Film Festival, Iowa International Film Festival

Victor Fibbs (Short Film, 2009)

Set in 1937, the film weaves historical events and burlesque style dance numbers to tell the story of Victor Fibbs, the hard-boiled detective who’s chauvinistic behavior and cruelty towards an adorable chinchilla, may get the best of him.
  • Directed by: Tony Castle
  • Produced by: BFD Productions
  • Original Music and Songs by: Mark Crawford
  • Year: 2009

Passing Time (Short Musical, 2011)

Passing time in the bathroom has never been so musical. I arranged the drum parts (performed by Patrick Lewis), and directed the recording session for this short musical. The film was inspired by how I always spend my time in public bathrooms.
  • Directed by: Larissa Rhodes
  • Year: 2011
  • Composer: Mark Crawford
  • 2012 Boulder International Film Festival Selection

Other People’s Money (Short Narrative, 2011)

A banker's son doesn't take the loss of his inheritance lightly in this story that takes the financial crisis into the home.
  • Director: Neal Ficker
  • Composer: Mark Crawford
  • Year: 2011

SAP Big Data and Real Time Analytics (Animation, 2012)

I drew inspiration from music from The Sims video games by Steve Jablonsky. I love that plucky muzak style.

End Distracted Driving Public Service Announcement (Commercial, 2013)

  • Client:
  • Year: 2013
  • Composer: Mark Crawford
  • Chadder’s Big Adventure (2005-2012)

    This is one of the many videos I've scored that is part of a kid's series called Chadder's Big Adventure. I have scored a total of 8 seasons of Chadder's Big Adventure each with a different theme including western, island, bayou, south east asian, classic horror, pirates, reality TV, and medieval. Kids/cartoon series are some of the most fun projects that I've had the pleasure to score!
    • Client: Group Publishing
    • Composer: Mark Crawford
    • Years: 2005-2012

    A few select songs from 8 seasons:

    The Torturer (Horror Feature Film, 2008)

    This was the first feature film I scored, and lucky me, it was a horror film. The horror film genre is one of the more fun genres for which I compose. The movie is available at Best Buy, Barnes & Noble, Borders, Amazon, and Target.
    • Official Website
    • Director: Graham Green
    • Main Composer: Mark Crawford
    • Release Date: 2008

    Blackboard Mobile Learn for iPad (Commercial, 2012)

    • Client: Blackboard
    • Director: Jeff Orlowski
    • Composer: Mark Crawford