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Lights! Action! Music!

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The documentary Lights! Action! Music! consists primarily of interviews with composers, directors, and actors who explain the many challenges involved in writing original music for motion pictures. Among the many famous names who appear on camera or whose work is used during the film are Francis Ford Coppola, Carter Burwell, Rachel Portman, and Spike Lee.
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Overview

The documentary Lights! Action! Music! consists primarily of interviews with composers, directors, and actors who explain the many challenges involved in writing original music for motion pictures. Among the many famous names who appear on camera or whose work is used during the film are Francis Ford Coppola, Carter Burwell, Rachel Portman, and Spike Lee.
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Special Features

Composer interviews; Director interviews; Interviews with film & music technicians; Previews
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/11/2007
  • UPC: 687797121493
  • Original Release: 2007
  • Source: Millennium
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 57:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 32,289

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Roland Voice Only
Ang Lee Participant
David Shire Participant
Francis Ford Coppola Participant
Osvaldo Golijov Participant
Spike Lee Participant
Mira Nair Participant
Julie Taymor Participant
John Barry Participant
Rachel Portman Participant
Carter Burwell Participant
Terence Blanchard Participant
Marcelo Zarvos Participant
Elliot Goldenthal Participant
Gustavo Santaolalla Participant
Technical Credits
Dan Lieberstein Director
Steve Cohen Screenwriter
Gregg Hamerschlag Executive Producer
Robin Joseph Musical Direction/Supervision
Kati Meister Producer
Larry Mestel Executive Producer
Ivan Mogull Co-producer
Lisa Shreve Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Lights, Action, Music
1. Emotion [8:49]
2. Lost and Found [7:52]
3. War Stories [7:00]
4. Connections [8:25]
5. Collaborator [8:13]
6. Western [7:04]
7. Silence Is Golden [8:41]
8. End Credits [1:13]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Lights, Action, Music
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Extended/Additional Interview
      Play All
      Composers
         Carter Burwell
         David Shire
         Elliot Goldenthal
         Gustavo Santaolalla
         John Barry
         Marcelo Zarvos
         Osualdo Golijou
         Rachel Portman
         Terence Blanchard
         Play All
      Directors
         Ang Lee
         Francis Ford Coppola
         Julie Taymor
         Mira Nair
         Spike Lee
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      Technicians
         John Miller: Musical Contractor
         Russ Anixter: Copyist
         Gary Chester: Recording Engineer
         Tim Squires: Film Editor
         Todd Kasow: Music Editor
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      Double Dare
      Mayor of the Sunset Strip
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