Bear McCreary announced on Twitter that he has composed the music for the upcoming documentary Unrest. The film tells her story of Harvard PhD student Jennifer Brea who is struck down at 28 by a fever that leaves her bedridden, doctors tell her it’s “all in her head.” Determined to live, she sets out on a virtual journey to document her story —and four other families’ stories — fighting a disease medicine forgot. Brea has directed the movie and is also producing the project with Lindsey Dryden and Patricia E. Gillespie. The documentary will premiere next month in competition at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Visit the official movie website for more information.
McCreary’s upcoming projects also include the animated feature Animal Crackers and the thriller Revolt. He also scored the sci-fi thriller Colossal, which premiered at this year’s Toronto Film Festival and will be released next year. His current TV projects include The Walking Dead, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Outlander.