Flicks in Five - Alexandre Desplat

by Lynne Warfel, Minnesota Public Radio
April 19, 2013
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Maybe it took the final Harry Potter movies for this French composer to get on the Hollywood radar screen for some, but Alexandre Desplat has been writing Academy Award winning scores for years.

His first nominated score included pianist Lang Lang in the mix of The Painted Veil. He also scored Best Picture winner Argo.

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