Montage: Great Film Composers and the Piano

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Program: SDFF 2017,  FM  Spotlight on Filmmakers

You recognize their work — but do you really know these composers? Williams, Newman, Giacchino, Broughton, Desplat, Davis. Find out what happens when celebrated pianist Gloria Cheng challenges the world’s greatest film composers to write original pieces for solo piano. No movie; no orchestra; just Gloria at the piano. Be a fly on the wall for these once-in-a-lifetime recording sessions and listen to original compositions these titans of film music; 73 Academy Award nominations and 9 wins among them.

Runtime: 27 minutes
Origin: USA