Martin Dirkov DENMARK
Danish Robert Award recipient for Best Score 2023 for Holy Spider.
Martin Dirkov is a Danish filmcomposer, sounddesigner and musician who's currently based in Copenhagen. He graduated from The Danish Filmschool in 2011. He has collaborated with people all over the world.
Martin has composed music for several documentaries and feature films including “Gräns” (Border) by Ali Abassi, “Shorta“ by Anders Ølholm & Frederik Louis Hviid, “Holiday” by Isabella Eklöf, “The Charmer” by Milad Alami and “Shelley” by Ali Abassi.
Along with creating the score for selected feature films, he also created the score for the acclaimed DR series "Når støvet har lagt sig" from 2020.
He also does sounddesign on films, commercials, animation and art films and quite often blends music and sounddesign on these if appropriate.
Martin has previously been nominated for Best Original Score at the Danish Film Awards (Robert) in 2017 for his composition in "Shelley" and in 2021 for his composition in "Shorta".
He is currently nominated for the HARPA Nordic FIlm Composers Award for his composition in Ali Abbasi's "Holy Spider".