Francis Kuipers

musician, musicologist, composer, author

Credits > Films

Transfiguration

Music by Francis Kuipers.

Short film directed and produced by Francis Kuipers.

Starring "The Savage" Sante Bassanelli.

Selected by the Film Festivals of: Sulmona (2010), Roma (2011), Los Angeles (2011), New York (2011), Paris (2011).

Napoli Napoli Napoli

Docu/drama directed by Abel Ferrara.  World Premiere Venice Film Festival  2009. Composer of the original music score.

4:44 The Last Day on Earth

Directed by Abel Ferrara. Starring Willem Dafoe, Shanyn Leigh, Paz de la Huerta, Natasha Lyonne, Anita Pallenberg.  World Premiere Venice Film Festival 2011, New York Film Festival 2011. Composer of the original music score and actor.

Jihlava Festival Spot

Directed by Godfrey Reggio

Text by Kafka read by Woody Harrelson

Music by Francis Kuipers

Go Go Tales

(2007) directed by Abel Ferrara starring Willem Dafoe, Asia Argento, Bob Hoskins, Silvia Miles, Matthew Modine, Stefania Rocca, Riccardo Scarmacio, Anita Pallenberg. World Premiere Cannes Film Festival 2007. Composer of the original music score with vocals by Grace Jones.

Anima Mundi

(1991) directed by Godfrey Reggio, with music by Philip Glass, produced by Bulgari for the World Wildlife Fund International. World Premiere Venice Film Festival 1991. Best Documentary Asia Film Festival Bombay. Critics Award Best Documentary U.S.A.. Winner Telluride Film Festival. Winner Aspen Film Festival. Concept, music coordinator and co-dramaturgist.

Mary

(2005) directed by Abel Ferrara starring Juliet Binoche, Forest Whitaker, Matthew Modine, Marion Cotillard, Stefania Rocca, Heather Graham, winner of the Grand Prize of the Jury of the 2005 Venice Film Festival, the Signis Award, the Mimmo Rotella Award. Composer of the original music score.

Naqoyqatsi

(2002) directed by Godfrey Reggio, music by Philip Glass with the participation of Yo Yo Ma, produced by Lawrence Taub and Steven Soderbergh. Director of the music studio and co-dramaturgist.

 

Evidence

(1995) a short film directed by Godfrey Reggio with music by Philip Glass. Director of the music studio.

Siluro Rosso - The extraordinary story of Ruben Gallego

(2006) directed by Mara Chiaretti. Gogol Prize 2011. Composer of the original music score.

La Porta dei Faraoni

(2009) documentary directed by Marc Innaro and Sandro Vannini, for TG2 Dossier, RAI Television, Italy.  First presented on Saturday 14 March, 2009. Composer of the original music score.

Per la III Età

Directed by Piero Tartagni. TV Series for RAI School and Education. Composer of the orginal music score.

La prossima volta il fuoco

(1995) directed by Fabio Carpi, starring Jean Rochefort, Marie-christine Barrault, Jacqueline Lustig, Lila Kedrova.  Composer of the original music score.

Attore per un giorno

(1982) documentary directed by George Bottos. Composer of the original music score and performer.

Fabio's Welt

Short film directed by Mihal Kosakowsky. Composer of the original music score.

Citizen Cake

(1982) videoclip produced and directed by Francis Kuipers. Filmmaker George Bottos. Composer of the original music score and performer.

Harvest

Documentary directed by Donna Leonard. Composer of the original music score.

Alessandro Kokocinsky

Art documentary directed by Mihal Kosakowsky. Composer of the original music score, 2006.