CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ SCORES ‘ADAM’


(Los Angeles, CA) Award-winning composer CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ scores ADAM, the romantic dramedy, directed and written by Max Mayer (BETTER LIVING). The film is a unique love story about a young man named Adam who is affected by Asperger’s, a high functioning form of autism. ADAM will debut as part of the U.S. Dramatic Competition at Sundance on Monday, January 19 at 12:15p.m. in the Eccles Theatre, Park City. For this film, Lennertz creates a simple theme reflective of Adam’s life; as Adam’s life becomes more complex so does the music. Lennertz wanted to use a record-like ensemble, with a Beatles … Continue reading CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ SCORES ‘ADAM’

JOHN DEBNEY SCORES ‘HOTEL FOR DOGS’


(Hollywood, CA) Award-winning composer JOHN DEBNEY scores DreamWorks and Nickelodeon (Hollywood, CA) Award-winning composer JOHN DEBNEY scores DreamWorks and Nickelodeon Movies’ film HOTEL FOR DOGS, directed by Thor Freudenthal. The family comedy stars Lisa Kudrow, Don Cheadle, Emma Roberts and Jake T. Austin. Debney’s score to Hotel for Dogs is a playful blend of eclectic instruments and rich melodies. From “Friday’s Theme” to the grand “Hotel Theme,” the score reflects the fun and whimsy of the film. Debney recorded the score at the Eastwood Stage located at Warner Bros. studio with a 90 piece orchestra and acoustic guitars. Recently Debney … Continue reading JOHN DEBNEY SCORES ‘HOTEL FOR DOGS’

AUSTIN WINTORY SCORES ‘GRACE’


Los Angeles, CA – Film composer Austin Wintory returns to the Sundance Film Festival with his score for the psychological thriller Grace, the feature film debut of writer/director Paul Solet. Austin Wintory is currently receiving critical acclaim for his score to Academy Award contender Captain Abu Raed, which won the Audience Award at Sundance last year. At just 26 years old, Wintory has already been BAFTA nominated and last year was presented an award for “Best New Film Composer.” Grace will be shown as part of the Park City at Midnight series, premiering Friday, January 16, at 11:59 p.m. at … Continue reading AUSTIN WINTORY SCORES ‘GRACE’

THE 2009 GOLDEN GLOBE WINNERS


Best Motion Picture – DramaSlumdog Millionaire Best Motion Picture – ComedyVicky Cristina BarcelonaBest Performance By An Actress In a Motion Picture – DramaKate Winslet (“Revolutionary Road”) Best Performance By An Actor In a Motion Picture – DramaMickey Rourke (“The Wrestler”) Best Performance By An Actress In a Motion Picture – Comedy/MusicalSally Hawkins (“Happy-Go-Lucky”) Best Performance By An Actor In a Motion Picture – Comedy/MusicalColin Farrell (“In Bruges”) Best Performance By An Actress In a Supporting Role In a Motion PictureKate Winslet (“The Reader”) Best Performance By An Actor In a Supporting Role In a Motion PictureHeath Ledger (“The Dark Knight”) … Continue reading THE 2009 GOLDEN GLOBE WINNERS

WINIFRED PHILLIPS Scores ‘SimAnimals’


REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced that award-winning composer Winifred Phillips will score the theme music for the newest IP in The Sims™ family, SimAnimals™. Winner of four Game Audio Network Guild Awards, Phillips has been repeatedly recognized for her contributions to videogames, TV and radio. Most recently she was nominated for a Hollywood Music Award for her work on Speed Racer: The Videogame. Now, her talents will be used to make the forest come alive in SimAnimals! “Our goal was to give a unique and sophisticated voice to the game,” said Robi Kauker, Audio Director for … Continue reading WINIFRED PHILLIPS Scores ‘SimAnimals’

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Varèse Sarabande, Nonesuch, La-La Land


Varèse Sarabande – THE INTERNATIONAL (Johnny Klimek, Reinhold Heil, February 3rd), THE LAZARUS PROJECT (Brian Tyler, February 3rd), TAKING CHANCE (Marcelo Zarvos, February 24th) Nonesuch – REVOLUTIONARY ROAD (Thomas Newman, January 30th) La-La Land – February 15th: BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (John Carpenter, Alan Howarth, 2 CDs), THE LIBRARIAN: THE CURSE OF THE JUDAS CHALICE (Joseph LoDuca) Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Varèse Sarabande, Nonesuch, La-La Land

SHAWN CLEMENT SCORES ‘QUANTUM QUEST’


Clement to Record Original Score at George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch (Hollywood,CA) Award-winning film composer SHAWN CLEMENT to score the much anticipated 3-D, CGI, sci-fi film QUANTUM QUEST. The film boasts an all-star cast including sci-fi film icons Chris Pine, Samuel L. Jackson, Hayden Christensen, Amanda Peet, Robert Picardo, Brent Spiner, James Earl Jones, William Shatner, Mark Hamill, and Astronaut Neil Armstrong. Clement’s Sci-Fi music credits include such projects as BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER and BATMAN: RISE OF SIN TZU. He will record his original score for QUANTUM QUEST at George Lucas’ legendary Skywalker Ranch in April. QUANTUM QUEST premieres in … Continue reading SHAWN CLEMENT SCORES ‘QUANTUM QUEST’