T-Bone Burnett received the Maestro Award at this year's conference for his achievements with music in film and TV. Awarded Grammys for his work on "O Brother, Where Art Thou?," "The Hunger Games" and "Crazy Heart" (which also won an Academy Award), Burnett's next project arrives in December: Ethan & Joel Coen's film "Inside Llewyn Davis." The movie is set in the Greenwich Village folk-music scene of the early '60s, and Burnett has created a canon of music for Davis, a struggling folkie played by Oscar Isaac (who does his own singing and guitar playing in the film).

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