Film Scores

Film composer John McDowell achieved worldwide recognition with his soundtrack to the Academy Award-winning documentary Born Into Brothels. Winner of Best Musical Score at the Bend Film Festival, the score blends Western and Indian music in a mesmerizing mix and features the seductive vocals of Brazilian Girls vocalist Sabina Sciubba. Subsequent film scores by McDowell include Orgasmic Birth: The Best Kept SecretWho Does She Think She is?, A Son’s Sacrifice, and the award-winning feature films Sold, Higher Love, and Jimmy in Saigon (see trailers below.)