Aida – short film

Aida is a short horror film directed by Tommaso Ottaviani. I was in charge of foley and ambience recording, sound design and music composition tasks for this project.

Music-wise, I was committed to create something very minimal to enhance to feeling of unease and tension of some scenes. For this purpose, I re-utilised some elements of sound design from the actual film and blended them with some real strings and other acoustic instruments.

The track below is an extended arrangement of some music I recently made for Aida. As a geeky technical note, all you can hear comes from a double bass, one modular synthesiser and some cymbals. Large amounts of real time processing involved…