Lora Bidner is a four-time SOCAN foundation award-winning screening composer and award-winning songwriter. Her scores and songs have featured in over 80 short and feature length films, advertisements, TV series, plays and video games.
Most recently, Bidner composed for the BBC/Family Channel series "Malory Towers", feature thriller "Don't Click" , feature drama "On the Fringe of Wild" and created the sound design and scored for a 360 VR animation. She has written songs and worked as an in-studio/on-set vocal coach for the series' "My Perfect Landing" and "Malory Towers".
Films Bidner has scored have screened in renowned festivals like Hot Docs, TIFF Next Wave, WIFT Showcase, Fantasia Film Festival, NFFTY and many more.
The most exciting thing about writing for film is getting to tell stories with people. Those magical moments when you make something really special and bond with your team is what keeps my motivation going. I thrive on collaboration and have a genuine love for film and its relationship to music.
Why I love to write for film