- Wednesday 6th of april - 19h30 - Artplexe 7
Nainita Desai is a British composer of music for film, television and video games.
She is known for her scores for the films For Sama, which was nominated for Best Documentary Film at the 2020 Oscars and for which she is a Royal Television Society Award winner; American Murder, Netflix's most viewed documentary to date; Annapurna's interactive film-game Telling Lies; and the BBS drama series Unprecedented.
As a sound designer, she has collaborated with director Angelina Jolie and directors Bernardo Bertolucci, Werner Herzog and Anthony Hopkins. As a guest of honor of this 23rd edition, she invites us to discover the magnificent documentary The Reason I Jump for which she composed the soundtrack. The Reason I Jump, which won the 2020 Sundance Award, earned her three nominations for Best Original Score at the British Independent Film Awards, Cinema Eye Honorse and Hollywood Music in Media Awards.