Category: Features

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Live in Concert

With his opening statement, the conductor John Jesensky made clear, that this concert would be a lot more casual than your average classical concert. He encouraged the audience to have...

/ 9th August 2017

Watch Austin Wintory take you behind the music of ABZÛ

One year has already passed since the wonderful ABZÛ was released. Again he had teamed up with composer Austin Wintory and we absolutely feel in love with the game’s music...

/ 7th August 2017

Watch Junkie XL take you behind his score for The Dark Tower

Over the past days, Tom Holkenborg / Junkie XL has published a series of videos where he takes you behind the scenes of the creation of his score for The...

/ 6th August 2017

Watch Tom Myers speak about the Sound Design of Cars 3

In a recent behind-the-scenes video Skywalker Sound’s Supervising Sound Editor Tom Myers speaks about how he and his team approached Pixar’s Cars 3. Here are some of the insights he shares...

/ 1st August 2017

Listen to Edgar Wright speaking about music and sound in Baby Driver

In a recent episode of The Director’s Cut, the Directors Guild of America’s official podcast, Christopher Nolan and Edgar Wright speak about the music synchronisation as well as general audio work in...

/ 22nd July 2017

Behind the Cuts: David Schumann about the development of movie trailers

In our series of articles, we shine the spotlight on masters of sleight of hand, men and women in the industry whose work is largely visual, but nevertheless work heavily...

/ 19th July 2017

Watch Christian Henson explain how much a media composer gets paid

Christian Henson’s still fairly young YouTube channel has proven already to be one of the best sources for information for anyone breaking into the world of composing for media –...

/ 28th June 2017

Watch Geoff Zanelli take you behind the music of Dead Men Tell No Tales

In a new behind-the-scenes video Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales composer Geoff Zanelli speaks about how he entered Jack Sparrow’s universe when Hans Zimmer and his team...

/ 7th June 2017
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FMF 2017: Abel Korzeniowski returns home to Krakow

Think of Abel Korzeniowski’s music and you think of elegance, formality and darkness. His music is a juxtaposition. It sits in that void between beauty and sadness. His singular and...

/ 5th June 2017

Creating Life: Behind the Sound Design of Anki’s Robot Cozmo

Cozmo, Anki‘s latest robot toy, is a smash hit. Since its US release in October 2016, it has amassed over a thousand reviews on its Amazon product page, averaging four-and-a...

/ 4th June 2017

Watch Daniel Pemberton take you behind his score for King Arthur

Curious how the crazy breathing and screaming got into the King Arthur score? Who could explain the ideas behind the rather unusual medieval score better than composer Daniel Pemberton himself!...

/ 31st May 2017
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Titanic’s Maiden Voyage at the 10th Krakow Film Music Festival

This year’s Film Music Festival in Krakow was the biggest one yet. Not only did it welcome some of the biggest composers working today, such as Howard Shore, Abel Korzeniowski,...

/ 29th May 2017