Jason Staczek is a composer, producer and Hammond organ player. His scores for the films of director Guy Maddin have been called “swirling and adventurous” and described as “George Crumb meets Ennio Morricone”. He is a 2012 Sundance Composer Fellow, plays Mellotron with ATO artist Lindsay Fuller, and has conducted orchestras on three continents. He works from his studio, the Pumpkin Palace, on Vashon Island in the Puget Sound. His latest work with Guy Maddin, “The Forbidden Room”, had its world-premiere at Sundance 2015.