Alex Komlew

Alex Komlew (*1981) is a composer, producer and songwriter for cinema, TV and the record industry, working in his studios in Munich and Berlin.

He collaborated with award winning directors like Hans Steinbichler (“Landauer – A Life in Football), Jan Georg Schütte („Tatort – Das Team“), Feo Aladag („Der Andere“), Vanessa Jopp („Kolleginnen“) and Christian Zübert („The Mopes“).

Besides his life action scoring he is an highly experienced composer for feature animation having scored 6 films (recorded with live orchestra) and two series in the last decade.

As a music producer and songwriter he received two German Gold Awards to date as well as more than 10 top 10 and top 50 placements in the German and international music charts.

Alex studied Popular Music & Media (BA), Music Management (MA), jazz piano (BA) and film scoring (MA) while always refreshing his knowledge and learning from the greats like Alexandre Desplat (Score Competition Masterclass 2010), Howard Shore (Berlinale Talent Campus Masterclass 2014) and Conrad Pope (Hollywood Music Workshop 2017).


two thriller features for German broadcaster RTL, two crime features for German broadcaster ZDF, two crime features for for German broadcaster ARD, two documentaries for ARTE


Rabbit Academy – animation feature, directed by Ute von Münchow Pohl, akkord film Produktion GmbH, worldwide cinematic release

The Mopes – 6-part comedy streaming series for Warner TV / HBO Max, directed by Christian Zübert, UFA Film Production

“Das Begräbnis / The Funeral” – 6-part improvisation series for ARD, co-composed with Dominik Giesriegl, directed by Jan Georg Schütte, florida film GmbH

“Alice’s Book”, documentary, ARTE, directed by Andrea Oster, AnnaCiar Production


Was tun – documentary, directed by Michael Kranz, Sparkling Pictures, Bavaria Film Price 2020, GSA cinematic release

Tatort – Das Team, crime feature, ARD, directed by Jan Georg Schütte, diefilm GmbH

Homicide Unit Istanbul – Showdown in Athens, ARD, directed by Ismail Sahin, Ziegler Film

Sarah Kohr – Schutzbefohlen, ZDF, directed by Bruno Grass, diefilm GmbH

Colleagues – the bad child, ZDF, directed by Vanessa Jopp, realfilm Berlin