dan romer composer producer songwriter

Dan Romer is an award-winning composer, songwriter and music producer based in Los Angeles. Romer’s scores include four-time Oscar-nominated Beasts of the Southern Wild (Searchlight), Maniac (Netflix), Good Doctor (ABC), Beasts of No Nation (Netflix), Atypical (Netflix), Skin (A24) and Wendy (Searchlight). 

In 2018, Romer composed the music for Ubisoft’s flagship video game “Far Cry 5.” More recently, he is scoring the coming-of-age hit show Ramy (Hulu). In addition to his scoring work, Dan produced several worldwide hit singles for numerous acclaimed artists including, A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera’s Grammy-winning “Say Something,” and Shawn Mendes’ “Treat You Better.”

Awards

CHASING CORAL (2018)

News and Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Music and Sound – Nominated

A CIAMBRA (2018)

2 x 2018 David di Donatello awards Best Director & Best Editing

BRIMSTONE AND GLORY (2018)

International Documentary Association award Best Music

PERIOD.END OF SENTENCE (2018)

Academy Award – Best Short Documentary Film (2019) Won

SHAWN MENDES “TREAT YOU BETTER” (2016)

4x Platinum by RIAA – USA

6x Platinum by Music Canada – Canada

3x Platinum by ARIA – Australia

5x Platinum by GLF – Sweden

2x Platinum by BPI – United Kingdom

3x Platinum by IFPI – Denmark

BEASTS OF NO NATION (2015)

HMMA Awards “Best Original Score” – Won

A GREAT BIG WORLD “SAY SOMETHING” (2013)

6x Platinum by RIAA – USA

6x Platinum by Music Canada – Canada

4x Platinum by ARIA – Australia

2x Platinum by RMNZ – New Zealand

2x Platinum by GLF – Sweden

2x Platinum by BPI – United Kingdom

1x Platinum by IFPI – Denmark

BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD (2012)

2013 World Soundtrack Awards “Discovery of the Year” – Won

LA Film Critics Award “Best Music Score” – Won

2nd Georgia Film Critic Awards “Best Original Score” – Won

Film Critics Award “Breakout Composer of the year” – Nominated

17th Satellite Awards “Best Score” – Nominated

17th San Diego Film Critics Awards “Best Score” – Nominated