Sebastian Kauderer

Is an award winner composer that has created the original soundtrack for many films, TV series, documentaries and advertising campaigns working in productions from all over the world. As a pianist Kauderer has toured around the globe performing with many of the most prestigious musicians.

Performance highlights include the London Philarmonia, LA Philharmonic, Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra and Argentina National Symphony Orchestra.

Kauderer began his musical studies at 8 and since then he has developed his career as a piano performer and composer.

Holding a degree from Escuela de Musica Contemporanea in Buenos Aires he was awarded a scholarship by the Berklee World Scholarship Tour to study at Berklee College of Music in Boston where he earned a degree in Composition and the prestigious “Herb Pomeroy Award” for outstanding composition and arrangements.

He has composed the original soundtrack for more than 10 feature films including Academy Award Winner “The Secret In Their Eyes” for Best Foreign Language Film, score that was awarded with the Clarin Award, Condor de Plata Award, Sur Award and Havana Film Festival for Best Original Music and earned a Nomination for the Goya Awards. Recently he finished scoring “Dear Dictator” featuring Michael Caine.

While living in Los Angeles he composed the score for “Border Run”, a thriller featuring Sharon Stone and Billy Zane and the soundtrack for Disney´s Latin versions of the worldwide known saga “High School Musical”, box office hit in both Argentina and Mexico.

Among the many short films that he scored are “Stella” selected for the Short Film Corner at Cannes Festival; “B.I.I.D” winner of Best Short Film at the Art of Brooklyn FF; “La Tierra del Exodo” winner of several awards for Best Short Film and official selection of more than 100 film festivals; and “Frank Embree” winner of the HollyShorts Grand Jury Award.

He worked in several TV series including the acclaimed mini-series “Vientos de Agua”, directed by Juan Jose Campanella (House, Law & Order) that won multiple Martin Fierro Awards, including Best Original Music, also winning the Clarin Awards for the same category. The relationship with the director earned him the position to score the short series “Sueños de Radio” and “Había Una Vez Un Club” produced by Campanella´s company and Argentina´s Ministry of Education Program for Schools and Media. The series received the best critics.

He was part of the music composition and production for the 60th anniversary of worldwide renowned ice skating show Holiday on Ice, show that toured around Europe for 4 years collecting great reviews and shocking audiences.

He had the honor to work as a music editor with Academy Award Winner Gustavo Santaolalla in his new musical “Arrabal” directed by renowned Broadway-choreographer Sergio Trujillo (The Addams Family, Memphis, Jersey Boys).

Today he resides and continues to work in New York City where he just finished scoring “Birth of a Poet” produced by James Franco.

Holocaust survivor reads a poem to mark 70th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation

Going to Auschwitz, 70 years later

Living Out Loud – Show Review: Noche de Cine Enlightens at the Hollywood Bowl

LA Times – Hollywood Bowl’s ‘Noche de Cine’ also a night of Gustavos

The Washington Post – South Africa: film profiles last apartheid leader

ABC News – South Africa: Film Profiles Last Apartheid Leader

Daily Maverick – “Don’t let me be misunderstood: FW de Klerk and the burden of history”

Brooklyn Short Film Festival – “B.I.I.D”

British Independent Film Festival – “B.I.I.D”

Festival de Málaga – Animazine

Hollywood Independent Reel Film Festival – “B.I.I.D”

Sebastian Kauderer interviewed at Univisión

El Retrato de Hoy – “La revolución es un sueño eterno”, una película sobre Castelli llega al MARFICI

Cannes Court Métrage – Festival de Cannes

VOZ – El cine es un sueño eterno – “La revolución es un sueño eterno”, una película sobre Castelli

Sebastian Kauderer Interview in TN

Sebastian Kauderer interviewed on Radio Chinaco

La Nación – La revolución es un sueño eterno: fotogramas de la historia

Clarín – Oíd, mortales

Escribiendo Cine – Nemesio Juárez: “Castelli es el personaje ignorado de la revolución”

Página 12 – Un “prócer” con varias dimensiones

La Nación – Más distinciones para El secreto de sus ojos

The Observer – The Secret in Their Eyes

The Guardian – The Secret in Their Eyes

New York Film Festivals
One Screen
Academy Award
Cóndor de Plata
Martin Fierro
Herb Pomeroy
Dear Dictator
Code Therapy
Eight of Spades
Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer
Vamos Todavia
Cronicas de un Mundo en Conflicto
El Último Mago o Bilembambudín
Epic Brasil
The Other Man
Border Run
La Revolucion es un Sueño Eterno
The Secret in Their Eyes
Radio Dreams
High School Musical: El Desafío
Once Upon a Time There was a Club
A Dios Momo
Conversations with God
Vientos de Agua

“Dear Dictator”  Director - Lisa Addario & Joe Syracuse

“A Moment in the Reeds”  Director - Mikko Makela


“The American Nurse”  Director - Carolyn Jones

“Frank Embree”  Director - Skinner Myers-Hardy

“Marriage Boot Camp”

“Maddie”  Director - Ruben Hernandez

“Code Therapy”  Director - Divya Pathak

“Eight of Spades”  Director - Melisande Bliss

“La Tierra Del Exodo”  Director - Skinner Myers

“Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer”  Director - Vlad Yudin
The Vladar Company

“Vamos Todavia”
Acua Mayor

“Cronicas de un Mundo en Conflicto”  Director - Tristán Noblia
TV Publica

“Cassandra”  Director - Fredrik Björnlund


“H.O.M.E.”  Director - Daniel Maldonado
Gashouse Films

“A Man for Others: The Life of Father Roberto Balducelli”  Director - Nina Juliano
Essence of Faith Productions

“El Último Mago o Bilembambudín”  Director - Diego Rodriguez
Nuts Studios and Aleph Cine

“Hollywood Exes”

“The Other Man”  Director - Nicolas Rossier
Baraka Productions

“B.I.I.D.”  Director - Ben Lazarus

“Víctor Hugo Mundial”  Director - Tristán Noblia
TV Publica

“Border Run”  Director - Gabriela Tagliavini
Voltage Pictures

“Stella”  Director - Caroline Abasta

“Shahs of Sunset”