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 ...

Introducing the Critic: Cédric Delelée

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I come from a family of diplomats and officers who were really into history and epic stuff, in their life and in their tastes. Especially my ...

Introducing the Critic: Ley Bricknell

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 worked in publishing for most of my career, which has involved travelling many times to America, and Europe and the good side to this ...

Introducing the Critic: Tim Burden

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? I could wax rhapsodic quite easily here, so apologies in advance. My father played French horn on many film scores () so I was introduced to ...

Introducing the Critic: Craig Richard Lysy

Tell us a little about your background, both personally and professionally (in terms of film music). How did you first discover film music? Thank you for this opportunity. I was born in August 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, of Sicilian and Irish parentage. Worth noting is that my surname, Lysy, ...

Introducing the Critic: Eleni Mitsiaki

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 on a sunny day in March in Athens, Greece, where I still live and work. At the age of 8 I took my ...