For No Impact Man I needed forty pieces of music and I had four weeks to complete the entire score in time to mix for the Sundance film festival. There was every reason for butterflies and palpitations, but the process unfolded with uncanny ease. I think part of it was returning to the documentary format. My first few films were docs and it felt natural to be back in that genre. I also benefited from a wonderful collaboration with the directors, Laura and Justin.
It’s always a welcome surprise when music flows so quickly. For this blog, I thought I would write about the inspirations for some of the main musical themes: Read the rest of this entry »