The Los Angeles Live Score Film Festival will celebrate this weekend its 7th edition, with a concert to be held on Saturday, September 10th, at the Barnsdall Gallery Theatre in Los Angeles (California, USA).
Helix Collective‘s Los Angeles Live Score Film Festival features short films with original scores performed live-to-picture. Winning festival film composers and filmmakers are paired to create an original score for performance at the festival. The film is screened with the score performed live by the renowned performance and recording ensemble, Helix Collective led by Phil Popham.
Before the screening, the panel includes an interview with each filmmaker and composer pair about their collaborative process with Brian Lauritzen, a DJ for Classical KUSC whose work has been broadcast internationally by NPR and American Public Media.
Audience votes for Best Picture and Best Musical Score and awards are presented at the close of the festival.
The scheduled planning for the event is as follows:
- 6:00 pm – Composer and Filmmaker Panel with Host Brian Lauritzen
- 7:00 pm – Screening with a live performance of the scores by Helix Collective
- 9:00 pm – Meet-and-Greet
Tickets, priced at $ 25 (25 €), can be found at the following link:
NOTE: Masks required. Proof of Vaccination OR a negative COVID test administered within 48 hours of entering Barnsdall Gallery Theatre are required for this event by the City of Los Angeles.
The 2022 festival’s signature sponsors are the L.A. Film School, Orange Tree Samples, and Sonic Fuel Studios. Additional festival supporters include the Alliance for Women Film Composers and the Academy of Scoring Arts.