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Joel Goodman (II)

Joel Goodman creates music for narrative feature films, documentaries, television, album releases and other forms of collaborative media. As an Emmy Award-winning composer Joel has scored over 125 films and television programs that have received 5 Oscar nominations, 15 Emmy awards and over 25 Emmy nominations. He has scored over 40 films for HBO ... See full bio »

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Dog the Bounty Hunter
An Honest Liar
An Honest Liar Composer
Family Plots
Family Plots Composer


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 2016 Obit (Documentary) (composer)
 2007-2016 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (5 episodes)
- An Honest Liar (2016)
- Being Elmo (2012)
 2015 MAKERS: Once and for All (Documentary) (music by)
 2015 Everything Is Copy (Documentary)
 2003-2015 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (21 episodes)
- JFK: Part 2 (2013)
- JFK: Part 1 (2013)
 2015 Southern Rites (Documentary)
 2015 Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah (Documentary short)
 2015 Dirty Weekend
 2015 Prescription Thugs (Documentary)
 2015 Harry & Snowman (Documentary)
 2015 Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies (TV Series documentary)
 2014 Makers: Women in Space (TV Movie documentary)
 2014 My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes (Documentary) (original music by)
 2010-2014 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Bad Boys (2014)
- Once Brothers (2010)
 2013-2014 Makers: Women Who Make America (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Women in War (2014)
- Changing the World (2013) ... (original music by)
 2014 An Honest Liar (Documentary)
 2013 Miss You Can Do It (Documentary)
 2013 The Diplomat (Documentary)
 2013 American Winter (Documentary)
 2013 Running from Crazy (Documentary)
 2012 The Dream Team (Documentary)
 2012 In Bed with Ulysses (Documentary)
 2012 $ellebrity (Documentary)
 2012 Clinton (TV Movie documentary)
 2012 The Revolutionary (Documentary)
 2011 Risk Takers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Michelle Rhee (2011)
 2011 I Can Be President: A Kid's-Eye View (TV Movie documentary)
 2011 Gun Fight (TV Movie documentary)
 2011 Saving Pelican 895 (Documentary short)
 2011 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (Documentary)
 2011 Citizen USA: A 50 State Road Trip (Documentary)
 2011 Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football (Documentary)
 2011 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Racing Dreams (2011)
 2010 Paris: The Luminous Years (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 Wartorn: 1861-2010 (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 Going Blind (Documentary)
 2010 Lafayette: The Lost Hero (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Law & Disorder (2010)
- Digital Nation (2010)
 2010 The Olmsted Legacy (Documentary)
 2010 Bad Blood: A Cautionary Tale (Documentary)
 2010 Who Really Discovered America (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 A Small Act (Documentary)
 2009 Worse Than War (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Holy Grail in America (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Split Estate (Documentary)
 2009 Racing Dreams (Documentary)
 2009 The Alzheimer's Project (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2009 The Tiger Next Door (Documentary)
 2009 A Village Called Versailles (Documentary)
 2009 Looking for Lincoln (TV Movie)
 2009 Mother Knows Sex (TV Movie)
 2009 Saving Soweto (TV Series documentary)
 2009 Goldtown (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 The Greatest Tunnel Ever Built (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority (Documentary)
 2008 Valentino: The Last Emperor (Documentary)
 2008 I Want to Work for Diddy (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Go Get the Model (2008)
- Finale
 2007 Constantine's Sword (Documentary)
 2007 Making Trouble (Documentary)
 2003-2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- None Without Sin (2003)
 2007 Doubletime (Documentary)
 2007 Hear and Now (Documentary)
 2007 Six-Victor (Documentary short)
 2003-2006 Dog the Bounty Hunter (TV Series) (49 episodes)
- Inside Out (2006)
- Running on Empty (2006)
 2006 Canvas
 2006 Club Soda (Short)
 2006 Disorder
 2004-2006 Stories of the Innocence Project (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Broken Words (2006)
- Against All Odds (2006)
 2006 Combat Diary: The Marines of Lima Company (Video documentary)
 2006 The Cats of Mirikitani (Documentary)
 2006 Too Hot Not to Handle (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Ten Days That Unexpectedly Changed America (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Antietam (2006)
 2006 Rain in a Dry Land (Documentary)
 2006 King of Cars (TV Series)
 2005 Haunting Evidence (TV Series documentary)
 2005 Wall Street (TV Movie documentary)
 2004-2005 Family Plots (TV Series) (42 episodes)
- The Web We Weave (2005)
- Parentless (2005)
- Sink or Swim (2005)
- In Memoriam (2005)
 2005 MovieReal: Kingdom of Heaven (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 Bearing Witness (Documentary)
 2005 Ish (Short)
 2005 Making the Cut: The Road to Pebble Beach (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 MovieReal: The Aviator (TV Series documentary)
 2004 The Venetian Dilemma (Documentary)
 2004 In the Jury Room (TV Series documentary)
 2004 Uncle Sam Wants You (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Innovation: Life, Inspired (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2004 Sister Rose's Passion (Documentary short)
 2004 Happy to Be Nappy and Other Stories of Me (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Just a Clown (Documentary short)
 2004 Death on the Staircase (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2003 The Forgotten
 2003 He's Having a Baby (Documentary short)
 2003 Undermind
 2003 A Boy's Life (Documentary)
 2003 Beauty in a Jar (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Born Rich (Documentary)
 2003 Reporting America at War (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 2002 New Americans (TV Movie)
 2002 The Burning Wall (Documentary)
 2002 EvenHand
 2002 It's a Living (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 The Collector of Bedford Street (Documentary short)
 2002 American Standoff (Documentary)
 2001 Carnauba: A Son's Memoir (Documentary)
 2001 Drinking Apart: Families Under the Influence (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 A Day's Work, a Day's Pay (Video documentary)
 2001 The Follow (Short)
 2001 Dwarfs: Not a Fairy Tale (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Brooklyn North Homicide Squad (TV Mini-Series)
 2001 Children Underground (Documentary)
 2000 Interstate 84
 2000/II Seed
 1999 And Baby Makes 2 (Documentary)
 1999 Cherry
 1999 Heads and Tails (Short)
 1999 The Children of Chabannes (Documentary)
 1999 Superchief (Documentary)
 1998 In My Corner (Documentary)
 1998 Bitch in the Kitchen (Short)
 1997 Green Chimneys (Documentary)
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