Matthew Weiner's THE ROMANOFFS Debuted October 12th on Amazon Prime

Giona Ostinelli is currently scoring THE ROMANOFFS, Amazon Studio’s globe-spanning ambitious follow-up to MAD MEN from creator and nine-time Emmy-winner Matthew Weiner. The anthology series features a star-studded cast including Christina Hendricks, Aaron Eckhart, Isabelle Huppert, Diane Lane, Amanda Peet, Jack Huston, John Slattery, Paul Reiser, Corey Stoll, Hugh Skinner, JJ Field, Hera Hilmar, Kathryn Hahn, Radha Mitchell, among others. 

SACRED LIES Original Series Soundtrack Out Now from Lakeshore Records

Ostinelli recently completed his groundbreaking score for Facebook Watch’s first scripted drama series, a fan and critic favorite, SACRED LIES, created by Emmy-nominated Raelle Tucker and executive produced by Tucker, two-time Emmy-winning director Scott Winant and Blumhouse Television. Additionally, Ostinelli wrote and produced original songs for the series. The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) lauded the score for its "exciting, innovative flavour," while Vehlinggo called it "a stunner" applauding its "remarkable versatility." Lakeshore Records released the original series soundtrack. 

Lionsgate's REPRISAL Coming to Theaters August 31

Lionsgate’s action thriller REPRISAL, featuring Ostinelli's score, is coming to theaters August 31. Starring Bruce Willis, Frank Grillo, and Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, the film is directed by Brian A. Miller and produced by Lionsgate.

M.F.A. Original Soundtrack Out Now from Lakeshore Records

A critically acclaimed soundtrack for SXSW Grand Jury Award-nominated film M.F.A. is out now from Lakeshore Records. The 10 Best Film Scores of 2017 by Taste of Cinema. The IFMCA declared the composing team of Giona Ostinelli and Sonya Belousova “one of the most innovative and exciting to listen to working today,” adding that their music for M.F.A was “an acid trip of a score which should not be missed.” Variety praised the score for its "vividly unnerving" quality, while The Hollywood Reporter admired its richness. 

THE MIST Original Series Soundtrack Out Now from BMG Records

A critically acclaimed haunting soundtrack for Paramount’s reimagining of the Stephen King novel, THE MIST, is out now from BMG Records. Created by Christian Torpe and executive produced by The Weinstein Company, THE MIST stars Frances Conroy, Alyssa Sutherland, and Morgan Spector. Movie Pilot praised the score as “a stroke of genius” and “pivotal in bringing THE MIST to life.” The IFMCA lauded it as a fascinating and addictive composition, a superb score on its own and one of the most affecting parts of the show in context. Once again Giona Ostinelli delivers an exceptional composition. The Mist is a complex and complete score that you shouldn’t miss under any circumstances," while Electronic Musician described it as "some of the most exciting and moving film music in a while."  

DARLING Original Soundtrack Released by Mondo Records on Vinyl & Lakeshore Records on CD

Ostinelli's hallucinatory score for Mickey Keating’s breakout psychological thriller DARLING is out now from Mondo Records on vinyl and Lakeshore Records on CD. It was lauded as "arresting and discordant" by The Hollywood Reporter, “one of the most interesting and innovative soundscapes of 2016” by the IFMCA, "one of the most effective scores of recent times" by Dread Central, "one of the greatest, atonal and terrifying film scores" by, "chilling" by The New York Post," and "fantastic" by IndieWire.

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