Composers pictured to the right: H. Scott Salinas (left) and Reza Safinia. Photo credit: Logan Stahley.
You may know H. Scott Salinas from his ambient and dramatic scores to critically-acclaimed documentaries, Cartel Land and City of Ghosts, but did you know he’s a jazz guitarist? You may know Reza Safinia from his score to Jerry Lewis’ final film, The Trust, and his dubstep score to Enter The Dangerous Mind, but did you know he was a music producer for major recording artists like Kylie Minogue and Britney Spears, and can bring the funk? Learn more about these musically-diverse composers before they teamed up for Birth of The Dragon, now at Buzzfeed.
The coolest superhero film I’ve ever seen – Geek Tyrant
The film will have you rethinking everything you know about superheroes and how films in the genre are made. – Aramide A. Tinubu, Shadow and Act
Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack to Sleight, starring Jacob Latimer, Seychelle Gabriel, Dulé Hill, Sasheer Zamata, and Storm Reid. The album features the debut score by Charles Scott IV, who serves as in-house music supervisor/producer/songwriter at Bad Robot Productions.
From the producer of Get Out comes a new kind of superhero. Directed of J.D. Dillard, Sleight movie is “The First Great Black Superhero Movie.” (The Daily Beast)