The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards nominations are in! Some of the season’s most buzzed-about scores such as Daniel Pemberton’s Being The Ricardos (Amazon Studios) and Jonny Greenwood’s The Power of the Dog (Netflix) have received Best Original Score nominations! The Power of the Dog also scored eight nominations overall including Best Film and Best Director (Jane Campion). Being The Ricardos nabs three nominations overall including Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay.
Also worth noting is Rebecca Hall’s Passing (Netflix), which garnered four nominations including Outstanding British Film, Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director Or Producer; and Swan Song (Apple TV+), which earned a Best Leading Actor nomination for the much-buzzed-about performance by Academy Award-winning Actor Mahershala Ali (Moonlight). See the breakdown below.
The 75th BAFTA Awards will take place March 13, 2022 at Royal Albert Hall. Read the full list at Deadline.
Cleary and Wadley’s approach considered Cameron’s inner turmoil … He also used a small chamber string orchestra that gave the score nuance and warmth. – Variety
Lakeshore Records has released Swan Song—Soundtrack from the Apple Original Filmfeaturing music by Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Ending Things). The score to the highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring two-time Academy Award® winner Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book) is available now digitally on all major music services such as Apple Music and iTunes. View the full album details below.
Wadley incorporated harmonic changes to reflect the tensions that are rising in him. The sound is an unsettling, almost unnerving one. – Variety
The Apple Original Film premieres in theaters and globally on Apple TV+ today, December 17.
Congratulations go out to team The Power of the Dog(Netflix), leading with seven Golden Globe® Award nominations including Best Score (Jonny Greenwood), Best Motion Picture, and Best Director (Jane Campion)! The soundtrack is released by Lakeshore Records.
Additional Lakeshore partner releases receiving nominations are Being The Ricardos (Amazon Prime Video), Passing (Netflix), and Swan Song (Apple). In the television category, the following Lakeshore partners also received nominations: “The Morning Show” (Apple TV+), “The Great” (Hulu), “Halston” (Netflix), “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu), and “The Underground Railroad” (Amazon Studios). View the full breakdown below.
Congratulations to all the nominees this year! The 79th Golden Globe Awards will take place on Sunday, January 9, 2022. View the full list and more details at Golden Globes online.
“Composer Jay Wadley takes ‘restrained approach’ to communicating ‘giant feelings’ with ‘Swan Song’ score” – Deadline
Ahead of the release of Swan Song–Soundtrack from the Apple Original Film, listen to two exclusive track premieres, “Main Theme” and “Jack Goes Home,” by Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Ending Things) over at Deadline!Lakeshore Records will release the album digitally on December 17. Nine out of the 25 tracks will be available as an instant grat with every preorder beginning December 10. Access the pre-order, pre-save links, and more album details below.
The highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book) and Naomie Harris (Moonlight) will premiere in theaters and globally on Apple TV+ on December 17.
Join Composer Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Endings Things, “Tales of the City”, Adam) and The Society of Composers & Lyricists (The SCL) for the screening and live stream Q&A session for his score to Swan Song, the forth-coming highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring two-time Academy Award® Winner Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book), Academy Award® Nominee Naomie Harris (Moonlight), and eight-time Academy Award® Nominee Glenn Close (Hillbilly Elegy, Dangerous Liaisons, Fatal Attraction).
Moderated by Jon Burlingame (Variety), the screening will take place on Monday, December 13 (1 PM PST), followed by a YouTube Live Stream Q&A. The screening link is available upon registration. Register at The SCL online.
Directed by Academy Award Winner® Benjamin Cleary (The Stutterer), Swan Song opens in theaters and on Apple TV+ Friday, December 17, 2021.