All Cheerleaders Die at TIFF.
This is great! Two years after You're Next opened Toronto International Film Festival's Midnight Madness, All Cheerleaders Die gets the same slot.
New Cheap Thrills trailer
HoH to score Beau Rivage.
Here's DP Magnus Joenck and director Caroline Cogez on set. The filming just wrapped, and post production is set for fall 2013.
USA TODAY and Comic-Con love You're Next!
'You're Next' character may be Comic-Con's best hero.. Sharni Vinson gives a 'stand up and cheer' performance as a seemingly ordinary houseguest" - Brian Truitt, USA TODAY
BRMC features HoH City of Quartz on their new album cover.
House of Hayduk City of Quartz in great company on the sleeve of the latest Black Rebel Motorcycle Club album. Pretty much impossible to see here.. but take my word for it.
The Expedition to the Czech Republic
Next stop will be The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in Czech Republic. Ranked among the most prestigious world film festivals and is considered the most important film event in Central and Eastern Europe.
The Nordic Nihilists vs. the red carpet.
Expedition director Daniel Dencik and composer Mads Heldtberg arrive at the 2013 LA Film Festival.
Another weekend, another Expedition award!
This time in Belgium, so the renaissance man Jeppe Moehl (the zoologist/pilot of the film) flew down in his amphibian plane to pick up the prize at Docville, since the director and producer are busy in Warsaw, where the film is screening three consecutive nights in the Palace of Culture and Science.
HoH has two films at Sydney International Film Festival
You're Next and Cheap Thrills are playing this year in Sydney.
Expedition wins at the Trento Festival
Daniel just picked up the Grand Prix award for The Expedition To The End of The World at the Trento Film Festival in Italy.
San Francisco International Film Festival
San Francisco, You're Next! Don't miss the West Coast debut at the San Francisco International Film Festival this Saturday. Get tickets to the screening and Q&A with director Adam Wingard, writer Simon Barrett & star Sharni.
Expedition to Toronto
The Expedition to the End of the World will be screening at Hot Docs 2013.
You're Next viral campaign
Lionsgate has just won awesome award of the year with their absolutely ingenious viral campaign for Adam Wingard's You're Next. In Los Angeles, bus stops carry displays for Lionsgate's upcoming comedy, The Big Wedding, which reflect one of the "animals" from the hotly anticipated slasher. Pretty damn cool.
Excision is going to the home of death metal
Excision will be playing at cult movie mania in Tampa Bay florida 6/7/13
Bhutan in Palm Springs
She Sings is screening the closing night of the American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs
Expedition to Norway
Expedition to the End of the World is screening at the Kosmorama festival in Trondheim in Norway from April 15-21.
Another win for Cheap Thrills
Cheap Thrills wins DIRECTOR'S CHOICE FEATURE at Boston Underground Film Festival. Can't thank the festival enough for such a lovely time.
GSA & HoH
Very exciting news- Mads Heldtberg of HoH is now represented by the great Kevin Korn at The Gorfaine/Schwartz Agency. Perfect match!
Wow! "Terrifying Treats" made Excision cupcakes. Pretty cool!
Cheap Thrills SOLD!
Austin-based Drafthouse Films and Snoot Entertainment have bought all U.S. rights, with a theatrical commitment to 20 markets, to E.L. Katz's feature Cheap Thrill which world premiered Friday at the Alamo Ritz in South By Southwest's Midnighter strand. This marks the first deal of the film festival! Congrats to cast and crew!
The End Of The World is coming to Mexico.
Expedition to the end of the world will be screening at the Ambulante Festival in several cities in Mexico. This festival is amazing. Go if you have the chance.
Cheap Thrills teaser
SUPER BOWL 2013
The Audi S8 "Suspect" spot (see reel) aired this evening during the 2013 Super Bowl!
The Expedition theatrical release
The Expedition opens in theaters all over Denmark feb 6, and will then start its festival rounds. Again, so excited to have had the pleasure to work with these guys; Michael Haslund, Daniel Dencik, Janus Metz, Tal R, etc- Thanks! Check the official trailer here
Finally a chance to work with favorite art collective of mine, SUPERFLEX scoring their film "The Working Life" Directed by Caroline Cogez and shot by Magnus Joenck, the team behind She Sings. It is currently playing in London at the Mead Gallery. Check it out, if you are around.
Expedition to the End of the World wins at CPH:DOX !
Thanks to CPH:DOX, Daniel Dencik, Michael Haslund, Janus Metz and the rest of the team for an amazing experience scoring this film. We really look forward the the theatrical release of Expedition to the End of the World in Denmark Feb 6th and at International festivals in the spring of 2013.
We are extremely excited to announce that the album; House of Hayduk "City of Quartz", will be released november 23rd.
It really is a dream come true, to be in the company of such an incredible line-up of musicians for this project - Billy Gould (Faith No More) Charles Hayward (This Heat) Mads Heldtberg (Dureforsog) B J Miller (HEALTH) Peter Peter (SODS) Dean Hurley (David Lynch) Timba Harris (Estradasphere) Anders Trentemoller Only 500 numbered 180g vinyls (with download card included) are being released world wide. These will go fast. For pre-orders, go to: http://www.koolarrow.com/city-of-quartz
Excision is going to the UK
Excision will be screening throughout late October/early November at the following festivals across the UK: FRIGHTFEST Halloween All-Nighter, Leicester Square - Oct 27 CELLULOID SCREAMS Closing Gala, Sheffield Showroom - Oct 28 HORRORTHON, IFI, Dublin - Oct 28 DUNDEAD, at the DCA, Dundee - Oct 28 TWISTED CELLULOID, IFI, Triskel Christchurch Oct - 30 FRIGHTFEST, Picturehouse, Cambridge - Nov 3 FRIGHTFEST, Empire, Sunderland - Nov 3 FRIGHTFEST, Empire Newcastle - Nov 3 FRIGHTFEST, Watershed, Bristol - Nov 3
Audi S8 - HoH
Check out the new Audi S8 spot HoH's Mads Heldtberg composed the music for on the reel page, or during the Giants vs. Cowboys NFL season kickoff.
HoH - Marc Jacobs
David Swanson used one of Steve Damstra's tracks for a great Marc Jacobs perfume campaign that just dropped. Check it out!
Excision vs. Montreal
Awesome- Excision is premiering at the 2012 Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal. Hosted by Writer / Director Richard Bates Jr and Actress AnnaLynne McCord
HoH vs. Roskilde
HoH's Mads Heldtberg will be playing two shows at this years Roskilde Festival along with FOS, Nis Bysted, Henrik Vibskov, Malte Fischer, Oliver Hoiness, Morten Svenstrup and Mikkel Hess.
Excision vs. Germany
Another great festival on the list- Excision will be screening at this years Fantasy Filmfest in Germany.
We're at Cannes friends!
Hit us up, if you're around.
Excision is going to Australia.
Excision will be playing for the first time at the Sydney Film festival, and director Ricky Bates Jr. + producer Dylan Lewis will be there. Go if you're around.
THANK YOU CPH:PIX!
Screenings of Magic Valley went great, as well as the music for films panel/debate. Very impressed with the festival overall. Go, if you ever have the chance.
Excision wins "Directors Choice Feature" at Boston Underground Film Festival!!!
A big congrats to Mr Richard Bates jr, Dylan Lewis and the cast and crew!
Magic Valley won at Sofia International Film Festival!
Magic Valley won The Jury Special Award at SIFF! Congrats to HoH's Mads Heldtberg and Steve Damstra, as well as Jaffe Zinn, Scott Glenn, Kyle Gallner, Alison Elliott, Brad William Henke, Matthew Gray Gubler, Johnny Lewis, Sean Kirby and Heather Rae.
HoH Album MIXED!
Finally! The HoH album we've been working on for over three ears is done. Jim Monti mixed it, and did and incredible job. It features; Mads Heldtberg, Billy Gould, Charles Hayward, Timba Harris, DJ Oktopus, Peter Peter, Dean Hurley, Anders Trentemoller, T.S Hoeg and BJ Miller to name a few. More news regarding release soon!
Adam Jeppesen VS. HoH
One of our favorite contemporary artists, Adam Jeppesen, asked us to provide sound design for a video installation! the piece turned out amazing, and his show is truly incredible. Please check it, if you have the chance Feb 10 - April 28 2012 at the National Museum of Photography in Copenhagen
YESSSS! Anchor Bay/Excision
Anchor Bay Films just acquired all North American rights to Excision! A HUGE congrats to Ricky Bates Jr. Dylan Lewis and the entire cast and crew.
Excision/ Sundance aftermath
Excision is now in serious negotiations with several distributors after the Sundance screenings. Exciting.. more to come soon.
Istanbul Independent Film Festival!
Jakob Boeskovs fantastic debut film, and winner of last years CPH:DOX, will be screening in one of our favorite cities, Istanbul. We will post showtimes soon.
Middle East Premiere of Magic Valley
More great festival news! Magic Valley is confirmed at the Dubai International Film Festival this year!
Layers of Fog at CPH:DOX
A HUGE thanks to everyone at this years CPH:DOX. The screenings were sold out, and the response was overwhelming. We also made a bunch of new friends from all over the world. Such a blast!
Magic Valley is going to Poland!
Yet another festival confirmed! Very exciting. screenings are: Nov 17th 21:15 at Helios 8 Nov 18th 18:15 at Helios 5 Nov 19th 13:00 at Helios 8
Rome International Film Festival - Official Selection!
Magic Valley will have its international premiere at the Rome International Film Festival this year, AND is in the official selection! Be sure to check it, if you're there: Oct 31 - 19:00 - Sinopoli Nov 1 - 20:00 - Embassy Nov 2 - 22:30 - Moderno Sala 4
Robert Redford - New York Times - HoH
HoH's Steve Damstra II just scored a very interesting PSA Robert Redford did in opposition of the Keystone XL pipeline for The New Work Times. Check it on their site.
Toronto International Film Festival
YES! "You're Next" is premiering at the TIFF. Be sure to check it out if you go!
We are ULTRA excited to announce that we'll be writing music for Adam Wingard/Simon Barrett's incredible horror film "You're Next". Cant say more now, but let's just say that you are all in for a treat.
Adam Hashemi won a yellow pencil at the D&AD awards for a traffic safety campaign with guns, violence and karaoke. Music by Mads Heldtberg of HoH and the always great Manoj Ramdas. Spot will be on the reel as soon as the campaign is released.
Magic Valley at Tribeca!
We are very excited to announce that Jaffe Zinn's feature debut "Magic Valley" - scored by Mads Heldtberg and Steve Damstra, HoH - will be premiering at this years Tribeca International Film Festival.
Trentemoller European and US tour
Anders Trentemoller has hired Mads Heldtberg of HoH to play guitars for the last leg of his European festival tour, as well as his headlining fall US tour. Stay tuned for dates and ticket info.
Patrick Daughters and No Age
We just finished the sound design, mix and mastering for the always brilliant Patrick Daughters' No Age video. Here it is!
Denmarks Radio P6
We are currently producing the imaging for Denmarks National Radios brand new radio channel "P6" More to come..
Trentemoller vs. Hashemi
HoH helped out two of our favorite Danes - Adam and Anders, with sound design for the new Trentemoller video:
The Ghost House flick M2 gets theatrical release in Mexico, The United Arab Emirates and The Philippines. Most likely because of the cues in the film written by HoH. Especially the song "Threshold for Pain" Congrats Martin!
Peaches meets Pasha Parts for "Show Stopper"
Check out Caroline Sascha Cogez AKA Pasha Parts awesome music video/short for the Peaches track Show Stopper. Mix and sound design by HoH
We would like to give a great big THANKS to all the new and old friends we met this year at the Cannes Lions Festival.
"Bid" is going to Inter Film Berlin and Zebra Poetry Film Festival!
HoH scored and created sound design for Caroline Sascha Cogez' great short film "Bid" - and the festivals love it!
The new Folded Light album "Kelly" is out! Written and performed by HoHs very own Steve Damstra II and Jaffe Zinn, and mastered by Mads Heldtberg.
Kill Screen Music
KSMs debut album, produced by Mads Heldtberg and recorded at HoH is out today on Universal Music!
Moonspoon Saloon teams up with Carla Azar and HoH for the musical backdrop at Copenhagen Fashion Week.
YES! HoH won the true award for best sound design for Martin de Thuras IKEA spot this year!
Our Neck Of The Woods at Sundance!
Be sure to check out "Our Neck.. " If you make it to Park City this year. We are all very proud of the film. And the score!
Even Katz wins New Flesh Award
Wow! Evan Katz just won the New Flesh Award at Fantasia Film Fest! A huge, well deserved congrats to Evan, and of course Ethan Embry, Pat Healy, David Koechner, Sara Paxton, Todd Farmer, Elissa Dowling, Ruben Pla, David Chirchirillo, Trent Haaga, Andrew Wheeler, Sebastian Wintero and Travis Stevens.
South Korea loves Cheap Thrills
CT is playing at Pifan. Director Evan Katz and Producer Travis Stevens will be there to answer any questions about the score.
Cheap Thrills is going to Auckland
Great news- Cheap Thrills is playing at the 2013 New Zealand International Film Festival.
Mads Heldtberg confirmed to score All Cheerleaders Die!
All Cheerleaders Die, directed by long time HoH favorites Lucky Mckee and Chris Sivertson, is currently being scored by Mads Heldtberg.
Thank you LA Film Fest
All screenings Expedition and You're Next screenings were sold out! A big thanks for a great time, to the festival and all our new friends.
Expedition screening in Munich
We are happy that the 2.nd largest Festival in Germany Filmfest Munchen.
Evan Katz confirmed for ABCs of Death 2
Magnet Films, the genre arm of Magnolia Pictures, will produce a sequel to ABCs of Death in association with Timpson Films and Drafthouse Films, and Evan, close friend of HoH and director of Cheap Thrills, is directing a segment. This hopefully means more music for the man. Congrats Evan!
Expedition to the End of the World will be screened in Leuven/Belgium tonight and tomorrow at the international film festival DOCVILLE.
Cheap Thrills is Going to Seattle.
Cheap Thrills is playing June 7th and June 8th at the Seattle International Film Festival. Join us, if you're in town.
Tyler Perry loves his HoH jams
So.. Things just got even better with this Lionsgate teaser campaign for You're Next. Now superimposed on Temptation posters in select markets. TYLER PERRY! YOU'RE NEXT! HoH! Match made in heaven.
Gubler vs. Sedaris vs. Damstra/Heldtberg
Morricone and Heldtberg @ GSA!
OK, So this is pretty much totally irrelevant... but Morricone just signed with GSA. And after just joining as well.. well, its all pretty awesome.
Psychotic Women Showcase in Holland
Check out "Excision" as part of the Psychotic Women showcase at the Imagine Film Festival in Amsterdam- Hosted by Kier-La Janisse.
Check out the You're Next trailer!
Magic Valley is finally out! Check it on Itunes, Xbox, Playstation, Amazon, Cinemanow, Vudu & Youtube.
Release date for You're Next!
You're Next hits theaters in the states Aug 23rd. Can't wait!
You're Next teaser
The You're Next trailer is out soon....Did you remember to lock your door?
SX Audience Award
Cheap Thrills wins SXSW Audience Award! What a week!
More SX news
Cheap Thrills from director E.L. Katz is cited by SXSW critics as one of the BEST NARRATIVE FEATURES, BEST LEAD PERFORMANCE, BEST ENSEMBLE, BEST FIRST FEATURE, BEST SCENE & BIGGEST SURPRISE.
SXSW / Cheap Thrills
Cheap Thrills is premiering at SXSW Midnighters! Go if you're around. Should be allot of fun.
HoH CoQ is almost sold out
There's literally only a few copies left of the House of Hayduk "City of Quartz" limited numbered/signed 180g LP. So get it now, if you want it.
Hashemi + HoH
Check out the new Canal Digital spot in the reel section. Gentleman Broncos-esque action flick.
David Sedaris vs. Gubler
Currently scoring Phil McCarty and David Dongs adaption of The Learning Curve by David Sedaris, featuring our good friend Matthew Gray Gubler.
The score Cheap Thrills is almost done, and is going to be fantastic. Cant wait for to hear everything mixed. The movie features Pat Healy, David Koechner and Ethan Embry, and is directed by Evan Katz.
She Sings wins in Iran
SHE SINGS just won The Jurys Special Award at the Cinema Verite International Documentary Film Festival in Tehran! Congratulations to Caroline Sascha Cogez and the the crew.
House of Hayduk "City of Quartz" Album sampler up.
Pre-orders available here: www.koolarrow.com
Excision is now available on Blu-ray and DVD
Strasbourg Jury Special Mention!
Excision just received The Jury Special Mention at the Strasbourg film festival in France!
This is not HoH related, but really cool!
Our good friend, and occasional collaborator, Dean Hurley (Aka Fourth Way), just released this album of music created only with totally re-arranged Nirvana samples. Check it out: Fourth Way / EX UTERO / 2012 album: http://www.mediafire.com/file/mwmiiii2343mo3d/Ex_Utero.zip
Excision vs. UK
Excision is going to the Sheffield Horror Film Festival Celluloid Screams this October. Go if you're around!
SHE SINGS vs. Marseille
Great news- SHE SINGS will be screening at the Festival International De Cinema in Marseille!
Google/Volvo won in Cannes!
The Drive It Like You Hate It campaign won a very well deserved mobile award at Lions. A big thanks and congrats to Henrik Hansen, RSA, Johannes Leonardo and Google!
Excision is going to Korea!
We are selected for Official Competition at the Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival in Bucheon City, Korea. Nice work team!
Expedition To The End Of The World
Working on the score for this beautiful movie, and in great company with Daniel Dencik, Haslund Films and Janus Metz to name a few on this one. More soon.
Excision VS. Seattle
Excision will be playing at the Seattle International Film Festival June 9th and 10th. Go if you can!
Magic Valley wins again!
MV just won the Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature at the 2012 Florida Film Festival. Thank you Florida!!
Magic Valley wins another three awards!
We won the Vision Award, One In a Million Award, and Gem State award at the Sun Valley Film Festival! A big thanks to everyone at the festival.
CPH:PIX - Magic Valley
Great news! Magic Valley is screening in Copenhagen at the CPH:PIX festival. Check it out, if you're around. 16/04 | 21:30 | Gloria 21/04 | 19:15 | Cinemateket
Florida Film Festival
Magic Valley is going to Florida! Be sure to check it out, if you're around
Sofia International Film Festival
Magic Valley is going to Sofia!
Magic Valley will play at the Sun Valley festival
Showtimes will be posted soon
Was fantastic, to say the least. Excision did extremely well at all screenings, and the number of great people in at the festival was pretty mind blowing. A huge thank you to all new and old friends from HoH
Excision was just confirmed for Sundance. Great news!
EXCISION IS DONE!
Finished final mix the other day. Sounds incredible! Stay tuned for news on screenings.
Caroline Sascha Cogez - Bhutan - HoH
Finishing the score for the beautiful documentary Layers of Fog by HoH favorite; director Caroline Sascha Cogez. Bhutan, mermaids, drunken old ladies and magic monkeys! A must see!
Stockholm Film Festival 2011
More great festival news for Magic Valley! Check out the nordic premiere at the Stockholm Film Festival if you have a chance: Sun Nov 13 13:00 at Grand 1 Wed now 16 18:00 at Grand 1 Sun nov 20 11:00 at Bio Rio
Lionsgate picks up You're Next!
It was just announced that You're Next, scored by HoH's Mads Heldtberg, was picked up by Lionsgate for US and Canadian distribution. A huge congrats to Adam Wingard, Simon Barrett, Keith Calder, Jessica Wu, Sharni Vinson, Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen, Nicholas Tucci , Barbara Crampton, Ti West and the rest of the cast and crew. The theatrical release will be wide and most likely occur in fall 2012.
We are extremely excited to announce that Mads Heldtberg and Steve Damstra of HoH will be scoring Richard Bates Jr's debut feature Excision, featuring John Waters, Malcolm McDowell, Matthew Gray Gubler, Traci Lords, AnnaLynne McCord and Ray Wise to name a few. Amazing!
You're Next is mixed
And sounds fantastic!
Ed Asner, tons of Jamaican pot and a lesbian doctor.
We are currently writing the score for a movie about a legendary American pot smugglers life. Ed plays his lawyer... Need we say more?
Magic Valley world premiere at TriBeCa.
Wow! We just got back from a week in New York with the cast and crew of Magic Valley. The response at the screenings and the reviews afterwards have been overwhelming, to say the least. A great big thank you to all our new and old friends, for making this experience truly memorable.
Empire North at Hot Docs!
Jakob Boeskov's Empire North - scored by Mads Heldtberg , HoH -has just been confirmed for the Hot Docs Film Festiva in Toronto. ..Bi-Winning..
Santa Barbara International Film Festival
The Extraordinary Fight of Atticus Walker and the Monster in His Mind, will be premiering in Santa Barbara. Congrats Michael!
Mads Heldtberg and the fantastic Dean Hurley are currently scoring the Carlos Oliveiras coming Brazilian short "Joao"
Liars "Scissor" won the Vimeo awards!
HoH helped out our good friend Andy Bruntel (Directors Bureau) with sound design for his Liars video:
Empire North won CPH DOX!
Jakob Boeskov's amazing debut "Empire North" won one of the main awards at the prestigious CPH:DOX festival. Check the reel section for a few HoH music cues.
HBO Presents Funny Or Die
We wrote a song for the DayByDay "Cup 'o Sunshine" segment for HBOs Funny Or Die. Needless to say, we had a blast.
Martin de Thura-Gatorade
HoH teamed up with the great Martin de Thurah once again. This time scoring his spot for Gatorade. Needless to say, it looks (and sounds) terrific!
Henrik Hansen vs. Shinya Kimura vs. HoH
Mads Heldtberg is currently writing the music for the Jesper Just art film "Sirens of Chrome" Very exciting!
Dueling £ugers meets Egyptian Lover!
Holy crap! Egypt remixed our song "Sucka for My Suga" He nailed it! Dream come true. www.duelinglugers.com
Just created the sound of the worlds first computer for Simon Starlings new art film.
Iron Fist Clothing
Californian clothing company Iron Fist just placed HoH's Dueling £ugers in their current add campaign.
Bodies of Water - Andy Bruntel & Patrick Mckenzie
Just helped out the great Patrick Mckenzie and Andy Bruntel with sound design for the Bodies of Water video "Under The Pines"
Whirlwind Heat mastered
Mads Heldtberg and Steve Damstra just mastered the new Whirlwind Heat album. Sounds great- Be sure to check it out.