Effie Gray Producer Donald Rosenfeld recently spoke to Huffington Post about what it took for him to make a film. As president of Merchant Ivory Productions for over 10 years, Rosenfeld was responsible for producing critically-acclaimed and award-winning films such as Howards End, Remains of the Day, and The Tree of Life. He speaks of being hands-on, selecting who works on his films, including composer Paul Cantelon and Dakota Fanning, whom he said, “She’s like Paul Newman who I worked with on Mr. and Mrs. Bridge. They embrace the luck of their life as opposed to resting on their laurels… She’s like a great Hollywood star from the Garbo era.” Read the full interview at Huffington Post.
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Producer Donald Rosenfeld (Tree Of Life, The Remains of the Day) Talks About His Third Collaboration With Emma Thompson
His score, with the piano motif, is both haunting and simply lovely. –We Are Movie Geeks
Out now on iTunes: Effie Gray (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). Directed by Richard Laxton, the Victorian period drama Effie Gray opens in theaters on Friday, April 3 (check show times). We Are Movie Geeks recently interviewed one of Effie Gray‘s producers, Donald Rosenfeld.
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Composer Paul Cantelon Paints In The Emotions Through Music To The Artful ‘Effie Gray’ Film
“The paintings” the piano is sizzling with restrained passion. It twists and turns and it rolls trying to escape the confines. The music is beautiful and the echoes are haunting. I feel like I am in that lush Scottish countryside inside the empty walls of a house that reflects my restrictions and obstacles. I feel the loneliness of the music and I understand what the character must be going through. Paul Cantelon masters and controls this sound. –Soundtrack Dreams
Lakeshore Records will release Effie Gray (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), featuring the score by Paul Cantelon — available digitally on March 31. Pre-order now to be amongst the first to receive the album when it is released!
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‘Effie Gray’ Soundtrack Gets Digital Release Date, Producers Donald Rosenfeld, Robyn Rosenfeld And Composer Paul Cantelon To Appear On ‘Experience Talks’ Radio Show
For lovers of Victoriana, Effie Gray (from a screenplay by Emma Thompson) is a tale filled with gorgeous costumes, sumptuous meals and carriage rides at a fast clip. It’s also a film chock-full of gorgeous travel scenes. –Forbes
Lakeshore Records will release Effie Gray (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — available digitally on March 31. See track listings in our previous post. Tune in this Saturday, March 21 at 8 a.m. PST, when Experience Talks radio magazine interviews Effie Gray producers Donald Rosenfeld, Robyn Rosenfeld and composer Paul Cantelon.
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