In the Tracks of / Bandes Originales is a documentary series dedicated to the greatest film music composers.
How a film score is created? How is it “made”?
The series aims to explore the relations between music and cinema and to propose a deeper thought upon the creative process. Famous composers are privileged witnesses. Thanks to their great experience, they are able to share their passion with us while analyzing the field and scope of their work.



24-hour streaming period
film only
watch on computer, TV,
mobile, and tablet

watch or download anytime
+ bonus: concert, interviews, etc
watch on computer, TV,
mobile, and tablet

bonus : concert, interviews, etc
16 pages booklet,
texts + photos (french & english)

Bandes Originales / In the Tracks of : Mark Isham – 52min
From Bach to jazz to electronic music and to his status as a world-renowned music composer, Mark Isham has composed music for more than 170 films. As a renowned trumpet player, he played in many albums for various artists like Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Chick Corea, Joni Mitchell, Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, Ziggy Marley, Chris Isaak…
He is the entitled composer of Alan Rudolph and Gavin O’Connor, and has worked many times on the films of Robert Redford, Frank Darabont, Carroll Ballard, Jodie Foster, Paul Haggis…

This documentary, shot in the privacy of its studio and the major Hollywood studios, immerses us in the genesis of the creation of film music in Hollywood.

Language & subtitles:
English & French

Caroll BALLARD – Director / USA
Frank DARABONT – Director / USA
Brad DECHTER – Orchestrator / USA
Jodie FOSTER – Director – Actress / USA
Scott HICKS – Director / Australia
Art LINSON – Producer / USA
MOBY – Songwriter-singer / USA
Alan RUDOLPH – Director / USA
Dennis SANDS – Sound engineer / USA
Don WAS – Musician – Head of Blue Note Records / USA