Film Score and More (With Haim Mazar and Matt Allard)

Today we speak with Hollywood film composer Haim Mazar who recently scored the film THE ICEMAN starring Michael Shannon and James Franco. We discuss the process of film scoring, the challenges of working with directors and producers and how you can jumpstart your film composing career. Plus Matt Allard from NewsShooter.com tells us all about the new Sony A7, A7R and RX10 cameras.

You Will Learn:

  • How to break into the film composing industry
  • The music business in Israel
  • Scoring the major motion picture “The Iceman”
  • What software and hardware does Haim use and why
  • Colaborating with Directors, Editors and Producers
  • Working with and recording live orchestras
  • The challenges of film scoring
  • When not to use music
  • And much more.

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3 comments on Film Score and More (With Haim Mazar and Matt Allard)

  1. Jim says:

    Ben, huge fan of the podcast! I also just completed my first music video. Budget of zero meaning crew of 1 as dp, editor, colourist.:) https://vimeo.com/77424108

    1. Ben Consoli says:

      Thanks Jim. I’ll check it out

  2. Jan says:

    I just finished listening to this episode of the podcast. I’m not a musician anymore but I have to say that this episode was just so inspiring! Great interview of Haim Mazar! His comparisons to painting were really great… Loved it! Bring him back! 🙂

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