Nov2017: Film Music website Soundtrack Dreams reviewed ‘The Last Warrior’ with a 9.4/10 marking. “George Kallis finds the perfect balance between epic action music and light playful music and writes another of his memorable scores. Do not miss this one.” Check it out here: Soundtrack Dreams
Nov2017: I am thrilled to announce that my score for Disney’s The Last Warrior is now released by Walt Disney Records. Check it out here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-last-warrior-original-motion-picture-soundtrack/1309863112
Nov2017: My score for Blight won first prize at the Underground Cinema Awards in Ireland! Fun times.
July 2017: George just started scoring the historical feature Cliffs of Freedom, starring Billy Zane, Christopher Plummer and Tania Raymonde. The film explores an uncommon love story through the heroic events of the 1821 Greek War of Independence.
April2017: I am thrilled to announce my first collaboration with Disney! I am currently scoring the local language film The Last Warrior. It’s a live action film based on a fairy tale with a lot of fun writing for a beefy orchestra! About the film here: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/disney-russia-local-language-movies-885954
March2017:The soundtrack of Albion The Enchanted Stallion is now available from all digital stores and the CD will be available in two weeks time. Please enjoy a short ‘behind-the-scenes’ video from the recordings of the cue A Wonderful Place of Nature! Buy the soundtrack here: iTunes
Jan2017: Excited that 93 Days has been named amongst the best scores of 2016 by the soundtrack website Synchrotron! Read more here: https://synchrotones.wordpress.com/2017/01/15/2016-synchrotones-soundtrack-awards/
Jan2017: Happy new year everyone! Apple of My Eye is out online & on Blu-Ray & DVD. I had a great time working with Sweet Tomato Films composing the score for this wonderful family film starring Amy Smart, Burt Reynolds and Liam Mcintyre.
Dec2016: New year will be kicking off with new tracks for APM music and I am thrilled to be working with music producer Caron Nightingale for this wonderful concept album.
December 2016: I am delighted that 93Days has been nominated for best score at the prestigious AMVCA awards for 2017! http://africamagic.dstv.com/news/nominees-announced-for-2017-amvcas
Nov2016:First improvisational melody on the new studio piano from Steinway & Sons! 😉
Oct16: Great first reviews for the soundtrack of 93Days!
“The soundtrack of this film [93Days] will probably be the best for the year 2016.”
Movie Music International:
“This is a score that should be savored by any discerning soundtrack enthusiast.”
Film Music: A Neglected Art:
“my brain immediately perked up when I heard “Speech of Remembrance”, a track that touched my soul as well as anything that Thomas Newman or John Williams wrote. I encourage all of you to give this new work a try.”
Sep16: It was an absolute pleasure attending the premiere of 93Days at the Toronto International Film Festival. Particularly happy for director Steve Gukas and that the true story of a few brave doctors that sacrificed themselves to save thousands is known to the world.