Introducing the Critic: Blake Fichera

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I’m not sure there was an actual moment of discovery. My parents were not specifically “film music fans,” but they were fans of both movies and ...

Introducing the Critic: Erik Heine

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I’ve been around film music my entire life. The earliest music I can remember latching onto was a cassette of Zubin Mehta and the Los Angeles ...

Introducing the Critic: Asier Senarriaga

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I have always had a profound love for music since my early childhood, and I have always loved cinema, so when I was very young I ...

Introducing the Critic: Dimitri Riccio

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I was born in Torino (homeland of FIAT automobiles), in northern Italy, in 1971. I remember my first exposures to film music were John Williams – ...

Introducing the Critic: James Southall

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I’m a child of the late 1970s so I grew up in that wonderful era for young cinema enthusiasts when Hollywood was making all those films ...