Unveiling the Mystique of a Film Score
Panel / Runtime: 90 minutes / Okie Ties
Panel: Paul Cristo and Joseph Rivers
SYNOPSIS: Joseph Rivers and Paul Cristo shed some light and offer practical advice to emerging filmmakers about scoring films.
PAUL CRISTO has been composing and conducting film and television music spanning two decades. He's composed the scores to projects such as MGM's "Species: The Awakening", the SyFy Channel's "Warehouse 13", and Chris Long’s (The Mentalist) documentary "A Tale of Two Thieves". Paul has also developed a relationship with the Tulsa Ballet inaugurally with his ballet "Festa," and looks forward to future collaborations. Paul currently resides in Los Angeles and continues to compose for feature films and television.
JOSEPH RIVERS is a J. Donald Feagin Professor of Music and Film Studies at the University of Tulsa and Chair of the Department of Film Studies, and teaches classes in film scoring, film music, and composition. His compositional projects encompass concert, stage, and film, including the documentary film, High Stakes: The Life and Times of E.W. Marland, and music for the ballet, Wahzhazhe: An Osage Ballet, portraying the story of the Osage Tribe.
FREE and Open to the public.