2022 Film Score Reel
Concert Conducting Debut
Street Spirit: Choir & Harp
THIS IS ME
"Something so tuneful you remember it all instantly"
- Ian Dando, New Zealand Listener
"Smythe’s skill at creating an unnerving atmosphere is impressive, as are the moments where he lets loose with a blast of all-out porcine carnage"
- Jon Broxton, Movie Music UK
Mark is a New Zealand-born, Los Angeles-based composer known for his film, choral and contemporary classical music. He most recently scored Andrew Traucki's shark thriller The Reef: Stalked - streaming on AMC's Shudder and screening at select Australian, US and UK cinemas. Mark has collaborated with horror master Chris Sun on four features to date. He's also worked and performed with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra and made his concert conducting debut with the Rousse Philharmonic (Bulgaria) in 2017.
Mark is a four-time Hollywood Music in Media Awards nominee, and two-time winner of the Australian Screen Industry Network Best Score award. Click the IMDb icon below for a full list of screen credits.
Trivia: Mark once played a Centaur on Xena, Warrior Princess.