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THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by Yves Gourmeur From its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, to the official closing film of the Rotterdam International Film Festival, The Hummingbird Project has been shown to a wide audience in great international festivals such as Vancouver, Busan or London BFI Film Festival.   Already having an impressive exhaustive career as pianist, composer, songwriter and orchestrator,...
AMUNDSEN - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

AMUNDSEN – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by JOHAN SÖDERQVIST Coinciding with the film’s wide release in Norwegian cinemas on 15 February, MovieScore Media once again teams up with Johan Söderqvist to release his score for the historical epic Amundsen. A true hero of Norway, Roald Amundsen is best-remembered for his incredible achievement of reaching the South Pole in 1911. Directed by...
SWOON (Eld & lågor) - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

SWOON (Eld & lågor) – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by NATHANIEL MECHALY Coinciding with the film’s wide release in Swedish cinemas on 14 February, MovieScore Media teams up with French composer Nathaniel Mechaly to release the music for the extravagantly produced romantic drama Swoon. Directed by Måns Mårlind, Björn Stein, the story is a new reimagination of the Romeo and Juliet story with...
INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2018 IFMCA AWARDS; “SOLO” TAKES SCORE OF THE YEAR, MULTIPLE WINS FOR JOHN POWELL, JAMES NEWTON HOWARD

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2018 IFMCA AWARDS; “SOLO” TAKES SCORE OF THE YEAR, MULTIPLE WINS FOR JOHN POWELL, JAMES NEWTON HOWARD

The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) announces its list of winners for excellence in musical scoring in 2018, in the 2018 IFMCA Awards. The award for Score of the Year goes to British composer John Powell for his score for the Star Wars spin-off story “Solo,” which looked at the early life of the...
LANCASTER SKIES - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

LANCASTER SKIES – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by JAMES GRIFFITHS Composer James Griffiths (The Drift, Dogged) gets his third album, featuring the soaring score for the wartime drama Lancaster Skies, released by MovieScore Media co-inciding with the theatrical release of the film in the UK. Co-written and directed by Callum Burn, tells the story of Flight Lieutenant Douglas Miller, a former solitary Spitfire...
BLOODY MARIE - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

BLOODY MARIE – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by MATTHIJS KIEBOOM MovieScore Media once again teams up with Dutch composer Matthijs Kieboom with whom the label previously released Wild, which received an International Film Music Critics Association Award nomination for Best Documentary Score. Kieboom’s latest movie, Bloody Marie tells the story of Marie Wankelmut (Susanne Wolff), a once successful comic artist who is now living...
ALTAMIRA: THE ORIGIN OF ART - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

ALTAMIRA: THE ORIGIN OF ART – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by ARTURO CARDELÚS MovieScore Media turns back the clock and adds yet another wonderful score to its catalogue of documentary soundtracks with the release of Arturo Cardelús’ Altamira: The Origin of Art – a score that skillfully finds common ground between the ancient and the contemporary. Directed by José Luis López Linares, Altamira: The Origin of Art is...
SWINGERS - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

SWINGERS – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by PESSI LEVANTO MovieScore Media once again teams up with Pessi Levanto, the composer of Oma maa, to release his groovy swing comedy score for the aptly titled Swingers. Co-written and directed by Pamela Tola, the Finnish film is a raunchy comedy about four couples spending a weekend at a swinger’s retreat. Although they are at...
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,...
THE FARM - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

THE FARM – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music Composed by SERGEI STERN ScreamWorks Records opens up the new year with the chilling score to a roadside attraction you should never stop at. Written and directed Hans Stjernswärd, The Farm  tells the story of a young couple who get kidnapped and treated like farm animals after stopping at a roadside diner to eat meat. Characterized by...
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...
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...