Credits Archive

More Credits - Film, TV, and museum installations

"11 Excellent Reasons Not to Vote?" (2012)
A short film by Errol Morris for the New York Times Op-Docs series. Morris speaks with young Americans about the merits of voting and why some resist, from apathy to awkward family dinners.

A Wilderness of Error (2012)
A trailer for Errol Morris' book about the Jeffrey Macdonald 'Fatal Vision' murder. See the trailer here, or learn more about the case on the web site.

The Mob Museum (2012)
Several short films for The Mob Museum, the national museum of organized crime and law enforcement.

"Birth" (2012)
An experimental animated short from Watertown, Massachusetts' Devilfish Films & Creative.

The Wall & After The Wall (2010 - 2011)
Two one-hour PBS documentaries looking back to the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall.

"Fannie's Last Supper," co-composer (2010)
A PBS special for America's Test Kitchen.

Yellowstone (2009)
A PBS documentary about the sweeping geologic story of Yellowstone National Park.

National Museum of American Jewish History Permanent Exhibition (2010)
The permanent exhibition includes several short films and an introductory film.

Illinois Holocaust Museum Karkomi Permanent Exhibition (2009)
The opening and closing short films from an 11-part sequence that tells the story of the Holocaust.

"The Polio Crusade" (2009)
PBS documentary about the medical breakthrough that saved countless lives.

"Scarred Justice: The Orangeburg Massacre, 1968" co-composer (2009)
A PBS documentary about the Orangeburg, South Carolina shootings that occurred two nights after an effort by students from an almost all-black college to bowl at the city's only bowling alley. The owner refused. Tensions rose and deadly violence erupted. 

"The Singing Revolution" (2007)
A documentary film by James Tusty and Maureen Castle Tusty about the nonviolent Singing Revolution in Estonia.

"Luckey" co-composer (2007-2009)
A Sundance Channel documentary produced by Laura Longsworth.

"Aquarium" (2008)
Honorable Mention, 2008 Sundance Film Festival

"Survivors" (2008)
This short film directed by Errol Morris features celebrities and non-celebrities who have survived cancer speaking frankly about their experiences battling the disease. It won the Emmy Award for "Short-Form Picture Editing".

"Bluebeard" (2008)
A short film directed by Jessica Fox based on the classic folktale.

"People in the Middle for Obama" (2008)

"At Home in Utopia" (2008)

"Gold Rush" (2006)
a two-hour PBS American Experience about the 1849 California gold rush

"Patriot's Day" (2004)

"Plastic Migration" (2004)

"The Puppeteer" (2004)

"Building the Atlanta Highway" (2004)

"Surviving Everest" (2003)

"Lost Treasures of Tibet" (2003)

The Fog of War (2003) additional music
an Academy-Award winning documentary by Errol Morris about the life and times of former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara

"The Movie Movie" (2002)

"NOVA" (1993-2002)

"Murder at Harvard" (2001)

"The Shaman's Apprentice" (2000)

"African Voices" (2000)

"First Person" (2000)
several episodes of a TV series produced and directed by Errol Morris

Mr. Death: The Rise and Fall of Fred A. Leuchter, Jr. (1999)
a documentary by Errol Morris about an execution technician

"World War III" (1998)

"The Lego Experience Show" (1998)
scoring and sound design for a 15 minute interactive film in Lego Land, Carlsbad, CA

"Sacred Ground/Ground Zero" (1997)
additional music for short animated film by Karen Aqua

"Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control" (1997)

"Message from the Mountain" (1996)
a film about the 1980 eruption of Mt. St. Helens produced by Northern Light Productions.

"Leaving the Post" (1996)
a short dramatic film produced by Will Lyman.

"End of a Legend" (1996)
a 90-minute documentary produced by Cymru Productions of San Francisco. This project detailed the rise and fall of the last of the Romanoff czars.

"Seeing Daylight" (1996)
an award-winning short feature about the Tlingit Indians of Alaska produced by Boston Productions.

"My Father's Garden" (1995)
the documentary film produced by Miranda Productions and screened at the Sundance Film Festival.

"Discoveries" (1995)
scoring and sound design for four educational CD-ROMs for children produced by D.C. Health Publishing Co.

"Breakthrough" (1995)

"Where Past Is Present" (1994)
the award-winning film produced by Northern Light Productions for the National Park Service.

"Scientific American Frontiers" (1993-94)

"Digging up the Past" (1994)
a pilot produced by Errol Morris for ABC-TV.

"The Secret of Life" (1993)
the series produced by WGBH Boston and BBC-TV.

"Kidvidz" (1993)
songs and underscoring for the three 30-minute children's videos produced by KIDVIDZ of Boston ("Paws, Claws Feathers & Fins", "Piggybanks to Money-Markets" & Let's Get A Move On")

"The Deadly Deception" (1992)
NOVA program produced by WGBH-TV, Boston

"The American Way of Birth" (1992)
theme and incidental music for book-on-tape written and read by Jessica Milford and produced by Penguin HighBridge Audio

"Five American Families" (1991)
theme and incidental music for hour-long documentary produced by WCVB-TV for its Family Works series

"Adirondack Passages" (1989)
variations on a traditional folk these for 14-minute multi-image program produced by Silver Linings and the Fred Brink Co. for the Adirondack State Park

National Geographic Society's "Centennial Awards Gala" (1988)
5-minute overture for multi-media show produced by Todd Gipstein for this event held in Washington D.C.

"Children of the Left" (1987)
theme and underscoring for hour-long video documentary about children of American Communists during the 1950s; broadcast nationally on PBS in 1992

"Code Gray: Ethical Issues in Nursing" (1984)

"How Far Home: Veterans after Vietnam" (1983)
theme and incidental music for documentary film produced by Northern Light Productions; broadcast nationally on PBS in 1987; exhibited at the New York Film Festival and Filmex in Los Angeles; received Blue Ribbon at the American Film Festival


  •  Silicon Valley "Taco Bell" 2014
  •  H&R Block 2013
  •  KeyBank 2012
  •  BlackBerry 2012
  •  Nationwide Insurance 2009
  •  Quaker Oats 2002-present
  •  Silk Soy Milk 2006
  •  Earthlink 2005-2006
  •  H&R Block 2004-2005
  •  SBC Yellow Pages 2004
  •  CVS 2004
  •  United Airlines 2002-2004
  •  Cantor Fitzgerald 2002
  •  Mastercard "Concession" 2001

Live performance & Other Projects

  • "Monhegan Suite" (2012)
  • "Warp" (2009)
  • "The Queen's Spectre" (2005)
  • "The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship" (2004)
  • "Dreams" (2004)
  • "Apokalypsis" (2000)
  • "Tango Mendez" (2000)
  • "Road to Revolution" (1998)