V I L L A I N
Directed by Philip Barantini
Music by Aaron May & David Ridley
We composed the score for this feature debut by Philip Barantini. It's a brooding and gritty indie crime drama that tells the story of the release of Eddie Franks (Craig Fairbrass), a former criminal, after 10 years in prison.
'[Villain] has refined touches throughout, starting with the slightly distorted sound design and brooding,
unsettling score by Aaron May and David Ridley.'
Leslie Felperin, The Guardian
'Exceedingly well-made... A mood that falls somewhere between resignation and guttering hope.'
Jeannette Catsoulis, The New York Times - Critic's Pick
'Aaron May and David Ridley's haunting score is perhaps the strongest element'
Kyle Jonathan, The Movie Sleuth
'[An] ethereal, atmospheric score from debutant composers Aaron May and David Ridley'
Richard Phippen, HeyUGuys
'A new soundscape'
Andrew Murray, The Upcoming
In 2020 we released the Original Sound Track on Wave Theory Records. You can hear the album in full via the links below: