WHAT: Comic Con 2013 presents The Musical Anatomy of a Superhero: Bringing a Comic Book Character to Life. Leading Hollywood composers and filmmakers will show examples of their work and discuss the creation of the musical voice behind the hero. Following in tradition with a long-running franchise, the panelists will explore the challenges that are faced when giving the characters a voice unheard by the world before.
WHO: Panelists include Academy® Award nominated composer Marco Beltrami (The Wolverine), Academy® Award nominated composer John Debney (Iron Man 2), composer Matthew Margeson (Kick Ass 2) and director Jeff Wadlow (Kick Ass 2), Emmy Award nominated composer Christopher Lennertz (Marvel: Agent Carter), Emmy Award nominated composer Bear McCreary, and Marvel Music Supervisor Dave Jordan. Panel will be moderated by award winning journalist & CEO/President of Costa Communications, Ray Costa.
WHEN: Thursday, July 18, 2013 from 10:30AM to 11:30AM
WHERE: Room 6A
Sails Pavilion- Convention Center Upper Level
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101
WHY: Panelists will give insight on the process of creating a theme, transforming the theme throughout the story line and following the often uphill battle that our heroes travel. Composers will discuss working with the directors and how they work together to convey the story of the character.