Lorne BALFE & Atli Örvarsson nominated at the World Soundtrack Awards
The World Soundtrack Academy released the list of nominees for the World Soundtrack Discovery 2009, including composer Lorne BALFE for his work on Crying with Laughter and Atli Örvarsson for his Babylon A.D.'s score. The name of the winner will be announced on October 17 at the World Soundtrack Awards ceremony, the closing event of the Ghent International Film Festival.
Some composers work in isolation, while some lead teams of writers and orchestrators who help complete their vision. Whether they're scoring huge Hollywood features or smaller indie films, they all have their own methods of working with their production teams. Each has the same goal -- to put the final storytelling stamp on a film.
"The musicians are the last actors on a movie," says Hans Zimmer, veteran composer of such blockbusters as the "Pirates of the Caribbean" trilogy and "Batman Begins" as well as the upcoming "Sherlock Holmes."...