BMI – Composer-director panel in Sundance

Last Thursday, January 19th, the prestigious Sundance Film Festival, started in Park City (Utah), organized by the Sundance Institute, and that is a worldwide reference in the exchange of ideas, information and contacts, for all types of creative artists related to the world of cinema.


Next Tuesday 24th, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Festival Base Camp, there will be the opportunity to enjoy a special panel organized by the Sundance Institute and BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.) called “Music & Film: The Creative Process“, moderated by Doreen Ringer-Ross (BMI Vice-President of Film,TV & Visual Media Relations) and that will focus on the collaboration between the composer and the director when creating music for a movie.

BMI Sundance 2016 - Panel


The panel, will include the following professionals:

  • Composer Matthew Atticus Berger and directors Kief Davidson & Pedro Kos (Bending the Arc – 2017)
  • Composer Scott Salinas and director Matthew Heineman (City of Ghosts – 2107)
  • Composer Martin Tillman and director Evgeny Afineevsky (Cries from Syria – 2017)
  • Composer Mark Orton and director Sydney Freeland (Deidra & Laney Rob a Train – 2017)
  • Composer Keegan DeWitt and director Brett Haley (The Hero – 2017)
  • Composer Tyler Strickland and director Michael Barnett (The Mars Generation – 2017)
  • Composer Greg Tripi and director Mark Palansky (Rememory – 2017)
  • Composer Laura Karpman and director Amanda Lipitz (Step – 2017)
  • Composer Fil Eisler and director Marti Noxon (To the Bone – 2017)
  • Composer  Jeff Beal and directors Bonni Cohen & Jon Shenk (An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power – 2017)

BMI Sundance 2016 - Family picture


In addition to all of the above, the panel will have composer Peter Golub (Sundance Institute Film Music Program director), and composer George S. Clinton (Sundance Institute Composers Lab advisor).


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