Photograph by Joel Clifton

Photograph by Joel Clifton

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BEN FOX is a guitarist, music producer, and Canadian Screen Award-nominated composer for film & television.  In 2015 he was one of three composer graduates from the Canadian Film Centre's Slaight Music Residency, chaired by Oscar-winning composer Mychael Danna.

An alumnus of the Canadian Children's Opera Company, Fox studied violin and guitar before turning his attention to rock and pop music.  Over six-years as songwriter, guitarist, and frontman of Toronto rock band Dinosaur Bones, Fox toured internationally, sharing the stage with a long list of artists like Broken Social Scene and Arkells.  Dinosaur Bones’ last album Shaky Dream (Dine Alone Records) was produced by Grammy Award-winning producer John Congleton (St. Vincent, Modest Mouse).

As a multi-instrumentalist with a passion for innovative music production, Fox brings a modern sensibility to film composition. His work has screened across the world at festivals like the Toronto International Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Busan Film Festival, Vancouver International Film Festival, Slamdance, and others. He's also scored commercial campaigns for international brands like Hugo Boss, Crown Royal, and Adidas.

Recent credits include television series 'Four In The Morning' (CBC), award-winning documentary 'Take A Walk On The Wildside', and feature films 'Nose To Tail' starring Aaron Abrams ('Hannibal') and 'Suck It Up' (dir. Jordan Canning). Fox's score for 'Never Steady, Never Still' (dir. Kathleen Hepburn) earned him a nomination for Achievement In Music – Feature Film at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards.