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COAL BURNIN’ BETTY

Eddie’s Slideshow Demo-for-Fun

UNPLUGGED > Americana

Plucky banjo, sentimental strings and happy guitar counterpoints capture a rustic, by-gone era.

IF YOU LIKE:  Hatfields & McCoys

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Ole timey tribute to the hard-edged mountain men and women of Peach Creek, West Virginia.

 

MOOD

Determined, Joy, Travel

TEMPO

Fast (129)

GENRES

Adventure,
Comedy, Period Piece

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FINDING OUR VOICES . Open

Independent film . Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

ORCHESTRAL > Cinematic

Energetic string arpeggios emphasize the struggle of war. Escalating melodies offer hope.

IF YOU LIKE:  Breach

CLIP

The battle between light and dark.
Finding Our Voices by Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

 

MOOD

Epic, Grand, Poignant, Solemn

TEMPO

Moderate (117)

GENRES

Adventure, Drama, Espionage

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LOSING THE ELEPHANTS . Open

Independent Documentary Film

WORLD > Fusion Song

Pulsing rhythms, flutes, bells and tonal syllables reminiscent of classical Carnatic scales.

IF YOU LIKE:  Seven Years in Tibet

CLIP

“Noble, gentle and wise, the elephant symbolizes the calm majesty of one on the path of enlightenment”
Produced by World Women Work

 

MOOD

Journey, Spiritual, Uplifting

TEMPO

Slow (98)

GENRES

Action-advent., Adventure,
Period Piece

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TIGERS – TRACKING A LEGEND . Open

Independent film for HDNet

WORLD > Raga +Song

The timelessness of nature expressed through the prayerful, meditative instruments of the Far East. Arresting vocals.

IF YOU LIKE:  The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

CLIP

A temple of nature. The gift for a tiger.
Vocals: Sudakshina Alagia

 

MOOD

Beauty, Longing, Spiritual

TEMPO

Slower (45)

GENRES

Adventure,
Period Piece, Romance

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K2

MOOD

Grand, Determination, Majestic

TEMPO

Moderate (120)

GENRES

Adventure,
Drama, Mystery

ORCHESTRAL > Classical

Energetic arpeggios of flutes, piano and horns underscore that challenging climb towards the savage peak.

IF YOU LIKE:  The Dark Knight

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WE BUILT THIS CITY

Upfront Video . Discovery Channel

ROCK > British

Catchy score with great background vocals delivers excitement.

IF YOU LIKE:  Car commercials

CLIP

London, Paris, New York!
In-house promo by Holly Stadtler of Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

 

MOOD

Cosmopolitan, Energetic, Upbeat

TEMPO

Fast (135)

GENRES

Commercials

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ABORIGINAL DREAMS

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Slideshow

WORLD > Fusion

Didgeridoo calls beckon, and rhythms delight.

IF YOU LIKE:  Rabbit-Proof Fence

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Colorful images of aboriginal art, music & culture.

 

MOOD

Dreamy, Meditative, Mystical

TEMPO

Slower (78)

GENRES

Adventure,
Documentary, Sci-fi

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NYUMBANI

MOOD

Happy, Upbeat

TEMPO

Slow (94)

GENRES

Adventure,
Documentary

WORLD > African Pop +Song

Juju guitar and choir vocals over a bouncy beat. Translates as “Going Home”.

Happy village bazaar before the bad stuff happens.

Aired on BBC, and on Discovery Channel’s
“Mother Truckers Go to Africa”.

IF YOU LIKE: Bend It Like Beckham

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NATURE IN OUR BACKYARD

Film short for the Newport Bay Conservancy

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

A feel-good piece, with uplifting winds that capture the beauty of nature in spring.

IF YOU LIKE:  Dolphin Tale

CLIP

Surprising critters protected in the heart of Southern Californai.
Milbrand Cinema for the Newport Backbay Conservancy.
Narration:  Travis.

 

MOOD

Friendly, Playful, Warm

TEMPO

Faster (156)

GENRES

Adventure,
Comedy, Drama

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HIP HOP BACKDROP

MOOD

Encouraging, Upbeat

TEMPO

Slow (82)

GENRES

Adventure, Drama, Romance

CONTEMPORARY > Urban

Electronic beats and urban strings blend with a lively melody. Perfect for a modern dance performance.

IF YOU LIKE:  Spike Lee

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What is Science on a Sphere?

<<< Ocean Science Center

Floating 6′ sphere installation with upper video monitors.

More about Science on a Sphere® installations worldwide.

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CREDITS: SoS . Extreme Weather

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen, Keith Miller, John Rouse and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Exploring the Depths

Narrated by

Michael Donovan

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

Getty Images, NOAA and pond5

Funding provided by

The Roddenberry Foundation

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Ocean in Motion

Written by

42 Degrees North

Produced by

Cortina Productions

Original Music by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Footage provided by

Discovery Access, pond5, Scubazoo, and T3Media

Images provided by

NASA

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Additional funding provided by

The Roddenberry Foundation

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Cities Through Time

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Aquaculture

Narrated by

Michael Donovan

Original Script by

Kim Thompson and Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

NOAA, Getty Images, NatureFootage/OceanFootage, Neil Simms and Jeff Milisen of Kampachi Farms, Don Kent and Hubbs Sea World Research Institute

Program-creation partners

Aquarium of the Pacific and NOAA Fisheries

Funding provided by

The Miller Foundation

NOAA Advisors

Michael Rust, Christopher Botnick and Micheal Rubino

Scientific Advisors

Michael Rust and Don Kent

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . The Urban Ocean

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Jerry R. Schubel, Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen, Keith Miller and John Rouse

Edited and Animated by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

DCA Film & Video Productions, Getty Images, NOAA and pond5

Funding provided by

The Miller Foundation

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Seaports of San Pedro Bay

Written by

42 Degrees North

Produced by

Cortina Productions

Original Music by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Footage provided by

Artbeats Digital Film Library, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway, ©iStockphoto.com, , Maersk Line, pond5, Port of Long Beach, The Port of Los Angeles, SkySails and Thought Equity Motion

Images provided by

The Journal of Commerce, The Box That Changed The World: 50 Years of Container Shipping” by Joseph Bonney and Arthur Donovan, ©iStockphoto.com, Bigstock.com and University of Southern California, on behalf of the USC Special Collections

Funding provided by

NOAA Coastal Services Center, Port of Long Beach and The Port of Los Angeles

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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