2007 IFMCA Awards

FILM SCORE OF THE YEAR

  • Atonement, music by Dario Marianelli
  • The Golden Compass, music by Alexandre Desplat
  • Lust Caution, music by Alexandre Desplat
  • Ratatouille, music by Michael Giacchino
  • Zodiac, music by David Shire

FILM COMPOSER OF THE YEAR

  • Alexandre Desplat
  • Michael Giacchino
  • James Newton Howard
  • Mark Isham
  • Dario Marianelli

BEST NEW COMPOSER OF 2007

  • Ilan Eshkeri
  • Jane Antonia Cornish
  • Jonny Greenwood
  • Fernando Vélasquez
  • Christopher Wong

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A DRAMA FILM

  • Atonement, music by Dario Marianelli
  • Angel, music by Philippe Rombi
  • Eastern Promises, music by Howard Shore
  • The Kite Runner, music by Alberto Iglesias
  • Lust Caution, music by Alexandre Desplat

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A COMEDY FILM

  • Enchanted, music by Alan Menken
  • Evan Almighty, music by John Debney
  • Hot Fuzz, music by David Arnold
  • Reign Over Me, music by Rolfe Kent
  • Tutte Le Donne Della Mia Vita, music by Ennio Morricone

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR AN ACTION/ADVNTURE FILM

  • The Bourne Ultimatum, music by John Powell
  • Ghost Rider, music by Christopher Young
  • Live Free or Die Hard, music by Marco Beltrami
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, music by Hans Zimmer
  • Spider-Man 3, music by Christopher Young

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A FANTASY/SCIENCE FICTION FILM

  • The Golden Compass, music by Alexandre Desplat
  • Bridge to Terabithia, music by Aaron Zigman
  • Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium, music by Alexandre Desplat and Aaron Zigman
  • Stardust, music by Ilan Eshkeri
  • Sunshine, music by John Murphy and Underworld

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A HORROR/THRILLER FILM

  • Zodiac, music by David Shire
  • Flood, music by Debbie Wiseman
  • I Know Who Killed Me, music by Joel McNeely
  • The Orphanage [El Orfanato], music by Fernando Vélasquez
  • Sleuth, music by Patrick Doyle

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR AN ANIMATED FILM

  • Ratatouille, music by Michael Giacchino
  • Bee Movie, music by Rupert Gregson-Williams
  • Beowulf, music by Alan Silvestri
  • Meet the Robinsons, music by Danny Elfman
  • Tales of Earthsea [Gedo Senki], music by Tamiya Terajima

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A DOCUMENTARY FILM

  • Earth, music by George Fenton
  • Darfur Now, music by Graeme Revell
  • In the Shadow of the Moon, music by Philip Sheppard
  • La Planète Blanche, music by Bruno Coulais
  • Le Premier Cri, music by Armand Amar

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR TELEVISION

  • Tae Wang Sa Shin Gi: The Story of the Great King and the Four Gods, music by Joe Hisaishi
  • Battlestar Galactica, music by Bear McCreary
  • Doctor Who, music by Murray Gold
  • Lost, music by Michael Giacchino
  • Tin Man, music by Simon Boswell

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A VIDEO GAME OR INTERACTIVE MEDIA

  • LAIR, music by John Debney
  • Bioshock, music by Garry Schyman
  • Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, music by Stephen Barton and Harry Gregson-Williams
  • Medal of Honor: Airborne, music by Michael Giacchino
  • Warhawk, music by Christopher Lennertz and Timothy Michael Wynn

BEST NEW RELEASE/RE-RELEASE/RE-RECORDING OF AN EXISTING SCORE

  • Alien, music by Jerry Goldsmith; album produced by Douglass Fake, Michael Matessino and Nick Redman (Intrada)
  • Godzilla, music by David Arnold; album produced by Ford A. Thaxton and David Arnold (La-La Land)
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, music by Howard Shore; album produced by Howard Shore, Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Paul Broucek (Reprise)
  • The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, music by Miklós Rózsa; album produced by James Fitzpatrick (Tadlow)
  • The Wind and the Lion, music by Jerry Goldsmith; album produced by Douglass Fake and Lukas Kendall (Intrada)

BEST COMPILATION ALBUM

  • Amazing Stories: Anthology 3, music by Various Composers; album produced by Douglass Fake (Intrada)
  • The Karate Kid Box Set, music by Bill Conti; produced by Robert Townson and Bill Conti (Varèse Sarabande)
  • Mad Mod & Macabre: The Ronald Stein Collection, music by Ronald Stein; album produced by Taylor White (Percepto)
  • Miklós Rózsa: A Century Collection, music by Miklós Rózsa; album produced by Robert Townson (Varèse Sarabande)
  • The Unforgiven: Classic Western Scores from United Artists, music by Various Composers; album produced by Lukas Kendall (Film Score Monthly)

FILM MUSIC COMPOSITION OF THE YEAR

  • “Elegy for Dunkirk” from Atonement, music by Dario Marianelli
  • “Graysmith Obsessed” from Zodiac, music by David Shire
  • “Last Shift” from Lions for Lambs, music by Mark Isham
  • “Up Is Down” from Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, music by Hans Zimmer
  • “Wong Chia Chi’s Theme” from Lust Caution, music by Alexandre Desplat

FILM MUSIC RECORD LABEL OF THE YEAR

  • Intrada Records
  • Film Score Monthly
  • La-La Land Records
  • MovieScore Media
  • Varèse Sarabande

SPECIAL AWARD

  • to Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman for their outstanding work on the 2007 screen musical Hairspray, based on their own Tony Award-winning stage show.

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