A composer, pianist and conductor, Lalo Schifrin is a true ‘renaissance artist’, whose talent contributed significantly to the musical vocabulary of the 20th century. While best known for his film and television music, Lalo Schifrin also has a historic impact on the jazz and classical worlds. This documentary retraces his life: a great name in film music and author of the renowned musical themes for Mission Impossible and Dirty Harry. Through these famous themes, familiar to all, and his varied and multicultural compositions, Lalo Schifrin is a legend···
Pascale Cuenot began her career in the audio-visual field with special effects for TV programs. As an art director, she designed multiple advertisement campaigns for Gaumont Film Company as well as continuing her work on TV commercials and special effects. She founded ‘Prelight Films’ in 2006 and since then has been producing documentary series on great film scores composers, which are entitled IN THE TRACKS OF...