Kristian Eidnes Andersen

master-class / film screening /  

Kristian Eidness Andersen, one of the most prominent sound designers and film music composers of today and a long-term collaborator of Lars von Trier, will present his approach to creating music score a sound design for a film. On selected film excerpts, Andersen will demonstrate his methods of creating atmosphere for different film genres. He will also discuss the ways of cooperation with directors at an early stage of production – and the specifics of collaboration with Lars von Trier.

Kristian Eidnes Andersen is a Danish film sound designer and composer. He heads the department of sound design at the National Film School of Denmark and he has worked with some of the most significant European film directors of the last two decades, such as Lars von Trier (Dancer in the Dark, Dogville, Antichrist, Melancholia and Nymphomaniac), Thomas Vinterberg (Submarino, The Hunt), Nicolas Winding Refn (Only God Forgives) and Pawel Pawlikowski (Ida).

The master class will be held in English without translation.

Master Class with Kristian Eidness Andersen is a part of two-day long program dedicated to the art of music and sound design in film. The second part of the program, Cinergy on Creating Cinematic Sound, takes place in Kino Pilotů on Monday October 21st at 6:00. In a moderated discussion, Kristian Eidness Andersen and a Greek sound designer Leandros Ntounis will be discussing the less obvious 50% of cinematic experience – the sound.