Screening Interviews

As part of the SCL’s ongoing movie screening series, we take the time to interview the composer after the film and find out more about their work. Below, we have posted many of the interview recordings here for SCL members to enjoy.

The Whale with Rob Simonsen


Composer Rob Simonsen speaks with moderator Byron Burton about scoring Darren Aronofsky’s The Whale.

Silent River


Composer Brian Ralston, director Chris Chan Lee, and soundtrack mixer Lisa K. Fowle discuss their collaborations…

The Reef: Stalked with Mark Smythe


Composer Mark Smythe discusses his score for the summer horror The Reef: Stalked with fellow composer…

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story with Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson


Composers Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson speak with Variety‘s Chris Willman about scoring the parody biopic…

Aurora’s Sunrise with Christine Aufderhaar


Composer Christine Aufderhaar talks with moderator Byron Burton about scoring the Armenian animated feature, Aurora’s Sunrise.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever with Ludwig Göransson


Composer and songwriter Ludwig Göransson chats with film music journalist Tim Greiving about the music of…

RRR with M.M. Keeravani


Composer and songwriter M.M. Keeravani discusses the music of S. S. Rajamouli’s RRR with moderator Tim…

Slumberland with Pinar Toprak


Composer Pinar Toprak speaks with Jon Burlingame of Variety about the larger-than-life score for Netflix’s Slumberland.

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery with Nathan Johnson


Composer Nathan Johnson and moderator Jon Burlingame chat about the music of Glass Onion: A Knives…

Everything Everywhere All At Once with Ryan Lott


Composer Ryan Lott (of Son Lux) and producer Christina Oh discuss the musical score of A24’s…