Join Allen v, Farrow composer Michael Abels for an exclusive The Society of Composers and Lyricists (The SCL) screening and Q&A session on Monday, June 14 (6:30 PM PST)! Moderated by Film Music Journalist Tim Greiving, you’ll a chance to also hear from Co-Creator, Co-Director and Executive Producer Amy Ziering, and Music Editor Ellen Segal! This event is free to members and an access link will be provided 10 minutes prior to the event. For more information or how you can join, head over to The SCL online.
From the Academy Award®-winning director of SENNA and AMY comes DIEGO MARADONA – the ultimate story of talent, glory, corruption and redemption. The film features score by Golden Globe® Nominee Antonio Pinto (The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind, Amy, City of God). See purchase and streaming links and more below.
Premiering Saturday, February 23 is HBO’s new drama, O.G., starring Westworld’s Jeffrey Wright! The film premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, where Wright won the award for Best Actor in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film. Theothus Carter and William Fichtner also star. O.G. features score by award-winning Composer Nathaniel Méchaly, known for his scores to the Taken film franchise and two-time Academy Award®-nominated film, The Grandmaster, among many others. More details coming soon!
HBO presents O.G., airing Saturday, February 23 (10 PM) on HBO Go and HBO Now!
O.G. follows Louis (Jeffrey Wright), once the head of a prominent prison gang, in the final weeks of his 24-year sentence. His impending release is upended when he takes new arrival Beecher (Theothus Carter), who is being courted by gang leadership, under his wing. Coming to grips with the indelibility of his crime and the challenge of reentering society, Louis finds his freedom hanging in the balance as he struggles to save Beecher.
Groundbreaking in being filmed at an actual prison, with many of the men incarcerated there cast in acting roles, O.G. takes an intimate and unflinching look at the journey of one man at the precipice of freedom.
The film premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, where Wright won the award for Best Actor in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film. Theothus Carter and William Fichtner also star.
Go behind the scenes with Kathy Baker (“Sue Paterno”) and Riley Keough (“Sarah Ganim”), two of the stars of HBO’s Paterno! The interviews provide insights into how they approached playing the roles of these real-life people. Read the full story at Gold Derby.
Head over to the Paterno movie site for links to cast, crew, soundtrack and more details on this engrossing Barry Levinson film!
Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine have achieved a very successful score that crafts who Joe Paterno is – Kaya Savas, Film.Music.Media
Soundtrack featuring score by Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine is available now: [Download/Listen]
The HBO original movie, Paterno, centers on Penn State’s Joe Paterno in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal. After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Paterno’s legacy is challenged and he is forced to face questions of institutional failure in regard to the victims.
This week, Lakeshore Records is proud to present some digital and physical soundtrack releases to some essential TV series and films! If you’re a fan of Netflix, USA Network and HBO, then keep reading for details.