I don't personally see my work as being dark. What interests me is a balance between light and dark.
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Carter Burwell Quotes
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
New Yorkers may think they're on some cutting edge, but that's not especially true. It...
I like business and personal life to be distinct.
There is not much irony when people are being happy on screen.
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not...
I just love the sheer mess of New York.
I like the fact that New York looks a bit backwards, toward the Old World,...
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really...
Connection is what one is after in probably most media, but certainly in film, which...
All my music is very simple in that melody is usually clearly stated.
Big Sur is at the end of the continent. It attracts really crazy people.
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
John Barry was the first film composer I was aware of. As a teenager I...
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
If someone suddenly lost their director the day before shooting and wanted me to step...
Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects...
I think being a little nuts is helpful.
I don't find myself lobbying for projects. Filmmakers almost always come to me.
The jarring change going from an urban environment to an extremely remote natural environment is...
I'm one of those people who is actually inspired by a deadline. I might not...