Caitlin is a highly acclaimed, multi-award winning Australian Screen composer, and current president of the Australian Guild of Screen Composers. Caitlin’s compositional style emerges from a fascination with music from different cultures, 20th century composition, and a deep love of telling stories with music.
Caitlin has scored multiple feature films, including The Rocket, All my Friends are Leaving Brisbane and The Butterfly Tree. She has also composed the music for many documentaries including, Foxtel series, The Pacific in the Wake of Captain Cook with Sam Neill, David Stratton: A Cinematic Life, Bomb Harvest, SBS series For The Love of Meat, After The Apology, ABC TV series The House with Annabel Crabb.
Her composition credits also extend to the stage, including Seven Stories; an audio visual work performed by Ensemble Offspring, at the City Recital Hall for Vivid 2017, and the arena show Heartland:Australian Outback Spectacular, currently performing daily in the Gold Coast.
Caitlin has recently completed the music for upcoming feature films Standing Up for Sunny, starring RJ Mitte, and Kriv Stenders Danger Close, both cue to be released in cinemas in 2019, and documentary feature Sanctuary.
Caitlin Yeo has received a swathe of accolades including APRA screen music awards for The Butterfly Tree in 2018 (Feature Score of the Year and Best soundtrack Album) ; Feature Score of the Year for The Rocket (2013), and Best Music for a documentary for Getting Frank Gehry (2016) and Bomb Harvest (2007), 2 x AACTA nomination, a 2017 Ozflix Award for best music, and the 2014 Film Critics Circle award to name a few. In 2011, Caitlin was also awarded the APRA Professional Development Award, which garnered her a spot at the prestigious ASCAP Film and TV Scoring Workshop in Los Angeles.