I like the fact that New York looks a bit backwards, toward the Old World, rather than resolutely forwards.
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Los Angeles is an industry town, and it has great facilities and personnel. The disadvantage...
I don't personally see my work as being dark. What interests me is a balance...
I would like to do a science fiction film some day. Star Wars seems really...
The jarring change going from an urban environment to an extremely remote natural environment is...
There is not much irony when people are being happy on screen.
The flow of Guiness into the studio was inspirational as well as nutritive.
I just love the sheer mess of New York.
Performing written music, even when I've written it, is not very interesting to me.
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I write music to please myself. Hopefully the director's enjoying it too.
I don't generally find myself listening to the music of a film unless there's something...
Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects...
Most films I work on, the people making the film are constantly second-guessing the executives...
Big Sur is at the end of the continent. It attracts really crazy people.
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not...
Music is the subliminal connecting adhesive in film, or at least in narrative feature films.
A carefree quality is a whole aspect of life that I will never understand. I...
I think being a little nuts is helpful.
In mainstream romantic comedies, I'm usually tearing my hair out. It's just a devastatingly difficult...