Everyone with a passion for music dreams of rocking a crowd of happy dancers, but some of the most successful musicians in the world dream of composing a magical score for the silver screen. Giorgio Moroder was the pioneer. Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor has done it, Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood has too, and so has Daft Punk.
Now, Oneohtrix Point Never's Daniel Lopatin joins the ranks of crossover creators with his mystical, Moog-heavy soundtrack for Uncut Gems, starring Adam Sandler. The synth company filmed a mini-documentary about his process, which you can peep below.
"We were inventing this musical languge for the film," Lopatin says in the doc. "I still to this day can't tell you what this score sounds like, because it's like all these rich epic beautiful things that make sense from moment to moment, and we ended up making something I think is really original.