Christy Carew

Christy Carew is a Canadian-American composer of music for film, TV, advertising, multi-media and the concert world. She considers herself first and foremost a storyteller, and feels honored to collaborate with directors on pieces of art that impact, uplift, transport and comfort those who experience them. Her score for the romantic sci-fi short VIRTUALLY was nominated by the Tenerife International Film Music Festival (FIMUCITÉ) for the 2019 Fimucinema Award for Best Original Score (Short Film). Christy’s work on VIRTUALLY also was honored with the award for Best Score - Short Film at Filmquest, and received the 2019 Certificate of Achievement: Honorable Mention for Best Original Score at the Independent Shorts Awards. Christy also composed the music for the acclaimed SyFy-acquired docuseries LOOKING FOR LEIA, telling the stories of women and non-binary people in the Star Wars fandom. She is an alumna of the prestigious Sundance Institute Film Music and Sound Design Lab at Skywalker Sound (2018) and the renowned ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop (2019).