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SCORE: A Film Music Documentary Thursday, March 7

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SCORE: A Film Music Documentary Part of the First Thursdays series

  • Date: March 7, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Price: $10.00

SCORE: A Film Music Documentary

Tracking the progress of modern-day film score development, this documentary illustrates how the first few notes on a piano keyboard end up in the most dramatic moments of a film’s emotional climax. Turning the spotlight on the creative struggles that make up a major motion picture score, this documentary showcases the way the world’s top soundsmiths solve musical challenges – from the creative to the technical. *Score was named Best Documentary at the 2017 Chicago Critics Film Festival.

Following the film, we will skype with Matt Schrader, the film’s director to learn more about the making of the film.

This event is being co-presented by the Lake Forest Symphony.

The First Thursdays Film Series is generously supported by Sheffield Foundation through the Gorton Producer Program.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Directed by Matt Schrader
  • Produced by Robert Kraft, Trevor Thompson, Kenny Holmes, Nate Gold, Jonathan Willbanks
  • 94% Rotten Tomatoes rating
  • 7.5/10 IMDb rating
  • New York Times Critics Pick
  • US Box Office: $101,320 (Limited, 6/16/17)
  • iTunes #1 documentary (five weeks)
  • iTunes Top 10 Documentary of 2017
  • Amazon Top 10 Documentary Blu-ray of 2017
FILM FESTIVALS
  • Official Selection, San Francisco International Film Festival
  • 2016 Tacoma Film Festival
  • 2016 Gasparilla International Film Festival
  • 2017 Boulder International Film Festival
  • 2017 Chicago Critics Film Festival
  • 2017 Cleveland International Film Festival
  • 2017 Friday Harbor Film Festival
  • 2017 Nashville Film Festival
  • 2017 Newport Beach Film Festival
  • 2017 Sedona International Film Festival
OTHER RECOGNITION​
  • 2018 Academy Awards Qualifier for Best Documentary Feature
  • 2018 Grammy Award Qualifier for Best Music Film
  • 2018 MPSE Golden Reel Nominee for Feature Documentary
  • 2018 Hollywood Music In Media Award Nominee
  • 2018 Spotlight Documentary Award

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