Gil Talmi is an EMMY nominated composer, producer and recording artist with a passion for socially conscious films.
Blending his traditional orchestral background with tasteful modular electronics and eclectic world music sensibilities, Talmi has created a signature sound that can be heard in many award winning productions worldwide.
Some of Gil’s most recent work includes the opening theme to the CBS News: 50 Years of 60 Minutes special, Chavela (Aubin Pictures), Backyard Wilderness (Archipelago Films), Straight/Curve (Epix), Desert Migration (Best Revenge Productions) and The Memory of Fish (Reelblue), narrated by Lili Taylor, which had its world premiere at SIFF 2016.
Gil’s score for Backyard Wilderness (Archipelago Film) was recently nominated for Best Original Score in the 2018 GSCA Awards. In 2017, Gil’s score for Chavela was nominated for Best Original Composition – Feature Film Score by the Music & Sound Awards. Gil was nominated for a National News and Documentary Emmy Award for his work on CBS Evening News and recently won Best Documentary for his score for Tales Of The Waria (PBS).