The World Soundtrack Academy releases the list of nominees for the World Soundtrack Discovery 2009. The name of the winner will be announced on October 17 at the World Soundtrack Awards ceremony, the closing event of the Ghent International Film Festival
Every year the advisory board of the World Soundtrack Academy chooses a ‘Discovery of the Year’ to celebrate emerging film composing talent. Famous composers as Craig Armstrong, Michael Giacchino and Gustavo Santaolalla were discovered by the board.
The nominees for 2009 are
– Lorne Balfe for Crying with Laughter
– Jérôme Lemonnier for Demain dès l’aube
– Andrew Lockington for Journey to the Center of the Earth
– Nico Muhly for The Reader
– Atli Örvarsson for Babylon AD