The Lepidoctor, directed by Jonathan Barenboim, screened at the LA Reel Film Festival last month earning a variety of awards including: 1st Place Student Film, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best Special Effects and Best Score. Be sure to check out some score excerpts on the project page!
Last week TriBeCa Film Festival announced its lineup for 2012 [Variety Article Here] and included was director Brian Dannelly's 'Struck By Lightning'. The world premiere is set to take place on Saturday April 21st. Composer Jake Monaco finished working with Dannelly on the film this past January.
Jake Monaco recently worked with composer Christophe Beck on a 17-minute documentary reviewing the first three years of the Obama administration. The trailer for the film, by oscar-winning director Davis Guggenheim, was released today. The official release date for "The Road We've Traveled" is March 15, 2012.
The film has been officially released! Watch it here!
Michael John Mollo has inked a deal to score the festival bound documentary "We The Parents." James Takata directs and Jennifer Welsh produce a revealing look into California's new "Parent Trigger" law that allows parents to take over failing schools. This doc is a controversial look into both the law and its application at a school in Compton, CA. Look for songs and score to be available in February 2012
"I Will Make the Rain, " the song written by Jake Monaco and Michael John Mollo for the film Identical has been nominated for Best Song at the 2011 Hollywood Music in Media Awards. The awards will be held at the Kodak theatre in Hollywood on November 17, 2011.