- Wednesday November 30, 2016 at 7:00PM
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
Join composers Allan Gilliland (PhD, Edinburgh) and John McMillan (Cert. Film Scoring, UCLA) from MacEwan University, as they discuss the art of film scoring and the role film music plays in enhancing the cinematic experience. They will introduce one of the the first motion pictures to have a completely original score—the original King Kong—and Max Steiner's 1933 score that changed film music forever.
This screening is part of the larger thematic series: