Film & TV


Universal Music Publishing Scandinavia's Film & TV Department creates opportunities for and licenses our catalogue of songs to film, television, advertising, computer games and stage productions: what is often referred to as 'synchronization'. We work closely with our writers to support their creative endeavours and both promote and protect their music at every stage of their career. Universal Music Publishing Film & TV department creates opportunities for our writers, for example collaborations with other writers or brands and original film score writing.

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Rock and a Hard Place

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 21 februari 2017

Seinabo Sey's tune 'Hard Time' soundtracks the trailer for HBO Documentary Films series Rock and a Hard Place. 

Make Love, Not Walls

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 14 februari 2017

Make love, not walls - the new iconic campaign by David LaChapelle for Diesel with Alex Vargas - 'Higher Love' (co-written by Thomas Sheen, signed to UMPG via co-pub Tigerspring).

Joy Division, New Order, Pixies and more included in the 'Gold' Soundtrack

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 01 februari 2017

The new film ‘Gold’ tells the tale of Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break who teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramírez and Bryce Dallas Howard it’s in UK cinemas from 3rd February. The film includes five UMPG published songs. 

Com Hem

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 10 januari 2017

The Chemical Brothers - 'Hey Boy Hey Girl' is featured in the new commercial for Com Hem broadband.

Allt jag bryr mig om i jul

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 14 december 2016

This year has been edged by conflicts and catastrophes. As ever children are the ones suffering the most. UNICEF and Malena Ernman releases 'Allt jag bryr mig om i jul' - a christmas song to encourage everybody to place an extra christmas gift under the christmas tree. A gift that saves children's lives! 

Apple Watch

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 12 december 2016

Apple Watch offers the perfect assist for a healthier life. This holiday season, give the Gift of Go.