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||November 18, 1955
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||New York City, New York, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Composed the music for "Where the Wild Things Are"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Score
Reteamed with the Coes brothers to score "Fargo"
Worked for a few years after graduation in biology labs doing computer graphics, animation, and digital image processing
First minimalist score for "Barton Fink"; score melded with other sound elements; only about 20 bars of music in the film
Wrote the theme music for the UPN animated series "Dilbert"
Sat in as a keyboardist with various bands in his spare time
Composed first orchestral score, for the Coens' "Miller's Crossing"
First TV score for "Framed"
Provided computer graphics for Yoshiaki Kawajiri and Kazuyuki Hirokawa's "Lensman", an animated science fiction feature
Scored "Gods and Monsters"
Wrote first film score, for the Coen Brothers' "Blood Simple"