Chatting with: Anne-Kathrin Dern! (Film composer, songwriter, orchestrator, mockup artist) | Christopher Siu


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Hey friends! In today’s interview, I have the pleasure of chatting with Anne-Kathrin Dern! In case you’re unaware, she recently brought me on to work on a film with her, which was definitely a great learning experience and one that I’ll remember for a long time. Please enjoy our chat!

0:00 Intro and background
5:04 Is ‘overnight success’ real?
7:18 What would you recommend to upcoming composers for a career in the industry?
11:06 How did the pandemic affect you?
14:32 How much does location matter?
19:25 The importance of being online nowadays?
24:15 What’s the biggest lesson you’ve learned in your career so far?
28:44 Working even when you don’t feel like it
31:09 Being consistent

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