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INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED; JAMES NEWTON HOWARD LEADS THE FIELD WITH FOUR NOMINATIONS

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED; JAMES NEWTON HOWARD LEADS THE FIELD WITH FOUR NOMINATIONS

FEBRUARY 7, 2019. The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) announces its list of nominees for excellence in musical scoring in 2018, for the 15th annual IFMCA Awards. In one of the most open fields in IFMCA history, composer James Newton Howard received the most nominations with four, closely followed by Nicholas Britell, Alexandre Desplat,...
FILM MUSIC PRAGUE 2019 - PANELS & WORKSHOPS

FILM MUSIC PRAGUE 2019 – PANELS & WORKSHOPS

As previously announced, the 8th edition of Film Music Prague Festival, is about to start in a few days (1-4.2.2019), offering, as every year, an impressive line-up of concerts, side events  and special guests! Kinetophone is since 2017 a proud partner and supporter of Film Music Prague Festival and it’s a great honor this year  for Eleni Mitsiaki, Kinetophone’s founder and editor-in chief to be a...
91st ACADEMY AWARDS NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

91st ACADEMY AWARDS NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

Here are the 2019 Academy Awards nominees for ‘Best Original Score’! Congratulations to all! – BLACK PANTHER, by Ludwig Göransson – BLACKkKLANSMAN by Terence Blanchard – IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, by Nicholas Britell – ISLE OF DOGS, by Alexandre Desplat – MARY POPPINS RETURNS, by Marc Shaiman
INTERVIEW WITH HAUSCHKA (VOLKER BERTELMANN)

INTERVIEW WITH HAUSCHKA (VOLKER BERTELMANN)

  On the occassion of the upcoming concert this Monday of renowned pianist and Oscar-nominated film composer HAUSCHKA at SNFCC Cosmos concert series, Kinetophone’s founder and editor in chief Eleni Mitsiaki has a full length discussion with the composer. Listen to Volker Bertelmann (aka HAUSCHKA) talking about the upcoming concert, his scoring approach on the upcoming BBC limited...
GOLDEN GLOBES 2019 - ORIGINAL SCORE AND SONG WINNERS

GOLDEN GLOBES 2019 – ORIGINAL SCORE AND SONG WINNERS

Justin Hurwitz won his 3rd Golden Globe Award in the Original Score category for his score for FIRST MAN, directed by  Damien Chazelle . He previously won two Golden Globes for both score and song for Chazelle’s LA LA LAND. Marc Shaiman (Mary Poppins Returns), Ludwig Goransson (Black Panther), Alexandre Desplat (Isle of Dogs) and Marco Beltrami (A Quiet Place) were the other composers nominated...
INFORMER - Original BBC Series Soundtrack

INFORMER – Original BBC Series Soundtrack

Music composed by Ilan Eshkeri Silva Screen Records presents INFORMER, Ilan Eshkeri’s soundtrack to BBC’s hit character-driven thriller set in East London featuring Paddy Considine, Nabhaan Rizwan, Bel Powley. Informer is a complex story that explores identity and how a situation can change the perception of an individual. Raza, a young second generation British-Pakistani man...
GENERAL MAGIC - Original Documentary Score

GENERAL MAGIC – Original Documentary Score

Music composed by Benji Merrison Silva Screen Records presents Benji Merrison’s hypnotic, lyrical soundtrack to the story of GENERAL MAGIC, Sarah Kerruish and Matt Maude‘s award winning documentary about the 1989 Silicon Valley startup.“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” Alan KayFrom the first smartphones to social media, e-commerce and even emojis, the...
KINETOPHONE LIVE:  HAUSCHKA in Athens at SNFCC Cosmos Concert Series

KINETOPHONE LIVE: HAUSCHKA in Athens at SNFCC Cosmos Concert Series

EVENTS AT THE SNFCC Hauschka Monday / January 21 / 2019, 20.30 SNFCC Cosmos concert series present the renowned pianist and Oscar-nominated film composer Hauschka, who will present a retrospective of his work  Hauschka (Volker Bertelmann) is a composer, songwriter and experimental musician who uses prepared piano as his primary instrument. The prepared piano refers to the technique of resting pieces...
SHORT CUTS 2018 - The Best of Original Short Motion Picture Scores

SHORT CUTS 2018 – The Best of Original Short Motion Picture Scores

Music Composed by Various Composers MovieScore Media is proud to present its brand new initiative entitled Short Cuts 2018, a unique opportunity for fans of film music to discover the best scores written for short films of each year. The selection process involves the curation of dozens of entries from which the best ones are selected and...
ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS (Julemandens datter / Julenissens datter) - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS (Julemandens datter / Julenissens datter) – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by KRISTIAN EIDNES ANDERSEN & NICKLAS SCHMIDT MovieScore Media joins the holiday celebrations with Kristian Eidnes Andersen & Nicklas Schmidt’s yuletide score for the Deluca Film’s family movie Julemandens datter (All I Want for Christmas). Directed by Christian Dyekjær, the film tells the story of 12-year-old Lucia, who lives in Greenland with her mother Claudia and her father...
LE VISIONNAIRE - Original Soundtrack from La Maison Yves Rocher

LE VISIONNAIRE – Original Soundtrack from La Maison Yves Rocher

Music Composed and Conducted by ANDREW PEARCE MovieScore Media is not only dedicated to preserving film and television music, but media music in any format. Andrew Pearce’s Le Visionnaire comes from the Maison Yves Rocher, a museum dedicated to the founder of the famed cosmetics company. With the an exhibition arranged into four rooms, the museum chronicles the...
LILLY’S BEWITCHED CHRISTMAS - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

LILLY’S BEWITCHED CHRISTMAS – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by ANNE-KATHRIN DERN Following The Jade Pendant, MovieScore Media once again teams up with Anne-Kathrin Dern to bring some holiday joy with the festive underscoring of Lilly’s Bewitched Christmas, based on the book of popular German children’s author Knister. Following the success of Lilly the Witch: The Dragon and the Magic Book (2009) and Lilly the Witch: The Journey...
YOU MIGHT BE THE KILLER - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

YOU MIGHT BE THE KILLER – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by ANDREW MORGAN SMITH Screamworks Records reteams with Jeepers Creepers 3 composer Andrew Morgan Smith to present his score for You Might Be the Killer, starring genre veterans Fran Kranz (The Cabin in the Woods) and Alyson Hannigan (Buffy, the Vampire Slayer). When Sam (Kranz), the camp counselor suffering from blackouts finds himself surrounded by murder victims,...
AURORA - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

AURORA – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by OSCAR FOGELSTRÖM Screamworks Records ventures to the seas around the Philippines with Aurora, a truly international collaboration between Filipino director Yam Laranas and Swedish composer Oscar Fogelström. In this supernatural thriller, the passenger ship Aurora mysteriously collides into the rocky sea threatening an entire island. A young woman and her sister must both survive...
ROMA - Motion Picture Soundtrack

ROMA – Motion Picture Soundtrack

An emotive soundtrack that allows the Mexico of 1970 to merge with the contemporary Today, Sony Music, Netflix, Participant Media, and Esperanto Filmoj present the Motion Picture Soundtrack of ROMA, which is available through all digital platforms, on the same day that the film premieres on Netflix. Curated by the director Alfonso Cuarón and the soundtrack producers Lynn Fainchtein and Randall...
AQUAMAN - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

AQUAMAN – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by Rupert Gregson-Williams WaterTower Music is excited to announce today’s release of the soundtrack to Aquaman, the action-packed adventure film from director James Wan that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas. The soundtrack is now available, and the film is in theaters on December 21. Aquaman features an original...
MEGAN LEAVEY - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

MEGAN LEAVEY – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by MARK ISHAM MovieScore Media presents, for the first time, a gripping score by veteran Hollywood composer Mark Isham. Directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite and based on a true story, Megan Leavey doesn’t venture far from the filmmaker’s strength of telling true stories about the complicated relationship between humans and animals. The film takes its viewers behind...