Lester Barnes has scored music for highly acclaimed films including the atmospheric silent movie, Stray by David Stewart, and the chilling horror moive The Stay by Frazer Lee which was nominated for best music and won best atmosphere at the Independent Horror Movie Awards 2015. This short has been chosen for screening at the Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival 2016. Lester transcribed and arranged Debussy’s Prelude à l’après midi d’un faune for Peter Parr’s stunning illustrated short film Summer Dream.
He scored music for the award winning independent travel documentary Going the Distance which has been screened at numerous film festivals.
He also wrote several songs and featured themes used in Horrid Henry, The Movie.