Reinforcing your film's narrative with music - Physical functions | Learn with FilmScoringTips

Giovanni Rotondo, composer & editor in chief of Film Scoring Tips

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8 Lessons (10m)
    • 1. Introduction: Unlocking the Power of Music

      0:35
    • 2. Setting a Location

      2:25
    • 3. Setting a Physical Environment

      0:38
    • 4. Setting a Time Period

      1:28
    • 5. Intensifying the Action

      0:46
    • 6. Mickey-Mousing

      1:15
    • 7. Project Instructions

      2:36
    • 8. Final Thoughts

      0:27

About This Class

Learn how to recognise the most common physical functions of a film score and how to implement them to your film/music in order to help the other components tell a story.

This class is aimed at filmmakers or composers (all skill levels welcome) who want to learn how to unlock a film’s hidden narrative potential through music.

The course features simple and clear graphics along with clips from movies within the public domain demonstrating the various techniques touched upon.