We've been talking a lot about the importance of sound and music here at No Film School for years. These elements were central to one of our latest contests, the "At the End of the Tunnel" Short Film Contest. Now it's time to find out who our finalists are!

All the creators in this contest used music and sound from Epidemic Sound to create the perfect atmosphere. They aren't the only ones! Millions of storytellers, influencers, brands, and content creators turn to Epidemic Sound to fulfill their music needs every day and build their audiences. Its libraries include over 160 genres produced and performed by professional world-class musicians, composers, and studio professionals.

Music from Epidemic Sound gets hundreds of millions of streams per month. The company's talented stable of creators includes established and emerging producers, composers, musicians, and artists.

Do you want to be an artist with Epidemic Sound? Here's what you need to know.

Get heard, get paid, and get grown

Epidemic Sound’s music catalog is used by leading content creators, broadcasters, advertising agencies, and world-renowned brands to take productions to the next level. Music creators can grow their audiences as Epidemic Sound connects them with a network of storytellers from around the world. That means artists generate hundreds of millions of monthly streams on Spotify and other leading streaming platforms.

Epidemic Sound’s ecosystem lets the artists thrive creatively and commercially. All the music flows freely and fairly between the artist and the world’s biggest storytellers, brands, and music streaming services.

Epidemic Sound wants its artists to grow, too. It works closely with its network of artists and music creators to nourish creativity.

If you join Epidemic Sound as a music creator, you'll work closely with its teams from first demo to final mix. Collaborate closely with a team of songwriters, producers, and sound engineers to produce top-of-the-line tracks. You can even develop your album artwork and film your music videos with their experts.

Meet Artists at Epidemic Sound

Xavy Rusan and Tilden Parc

As just one example, Epidemic Sound brought together three storytellers: Ankit Bhatia, Laura Reid, and Lana. They created a music video together with artists Xavy Rusan and Tilden Parc for the extraordinary track "Earth (Light It Up)."

King Sis

King Sis gets over 3.5 million streams globally and 40,000 monthly listeners.

“Epidemic Sound has introduced me to an incredible community of producers, songwriters, and collaborators while introducing my music to an audience of content creators and music lovers worldwide,” King Sis says.


Pandaraps has had 3 million streams globally and 50,000 monthly listeners!

“Epidemic Sound has enabled me to turn my passion into a career," Pandaraps says. "I never thought I’d be able to make a living through music—now I work with extremely talented producers and artists I’d never have met without them.”

Learn more at Epidemic Sound.

"At the End of the Tunnel" Short Film Contest Finalists

We had so many amazing submissions for this short film contest. We are so proud to have such a creative community here at No Film School! Thank you for sharing your perspectives and your creativity with us.

We have selected the following top 10 short films for advancement to the final round. Thank you to everyone who participated, and good luck to the finalists.

“Brave New Hand” by AtymTima

“Amelia At Home” by Attilaishere

“Lockdown Hope” by Alex Kellerman

“Masks Off” by Superpower Pictures

“Réanimer” by James Graves

“At the End of the Tunnel” by Jack Henry Majeski

“Will You be My Quarantine?" by Lori Chandler

“To See You Again” by Jack Haynes

“Le rêve des deux” by Oita Alexandru

 “At The End of the Tunnel” by Tasha Viola