John Carpenter Shares Insight Into His Career
In this video, we listen to American film director and composer, John Carpenter, describe his early involvements with producing film, as well as the inspirations that have driven his musical compositions.
Describing his philosophy regarding film soundtracks, Carpenter explains:
“A movie score isn’t really about mood…it’s about supporting the images in a particular scene…”
He also discusses the significant role that electronic music has had on his productions, referencing the lineage of Korg synthesizers that he’s owned throughout his career.
Listen to his powerful song, “Night.”