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Michael Riesman

Michael Riesman is known for his work on The Illusionist (2006), The Hours (2002) and Notes on a Scandal (2006). See full bio »

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The Illusionist
The Illusionist Music Department
The Hours
The Hours Music Department
Notes on a Scandal
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 2016 The Last Dalai Lama? (Documentary) (music engineer)
 2015 Your Aura on My Lips (Video short) (creative audio post-production)
 2013 Visitors (Documentary) (conductor) / (musical director)
 2010 Mr. Nice (conductor)
 2007 Les animaux amoureux (Documentary) (conductor)
 2007 No Reservations (conductor) / (score producer)
 2007 Cassandra's Dream (conductor)
 2006 Notes on a Scandal (conductor) / (music score mixer)
 2006 Roving Mars (Documentary short) (conductor)
 2006 The Illusionist (conductor)
 2005 Neverwas (conductor) / (musician: piano)
 2005 Faith's Corner (musical director)
 2004 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry (Documentary) (conductor)
 2004 Undertow (music conductor)
 2004 Taking Lives (conductor)
 2004 Secret Window (conductor) / (music scoring mixer)
 2002 The Hours (original soundtrack producer)
 2002 The Baroness and the Pig (conductor)
 2002 Naqoyqatsi (Documentary) (conductor)
 2002/I Passage (Short) (conductor)
 2001 Diaspora (Short) (conductor)
 2001 The Man in the Bath (Short) (conductor)
 1997 Kundun (conductor)
 1997 Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (Documentary) (conductor)
 1997 Bent (conductor) / (musician: solo piano)
 1996 The Secret Agent (musical director)
 1995 Evidence (Documentary short) (conductor)
 1995 The Interview (conductor)
 1995 Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (conductor)
 1993 Compassion in Exile: The Life of the 14th Dalai Lama (Documentary) (conductor)
 1992 Candyman (music arranger)
 1992 Anima Mundi (Documentary short) (conductor)
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary) (conductor)
 1991 Closet Land (conductor)
 1990 Mindwalk (conductor)
 1988 The Thin Blue Line (Documentary) (conductor)
 1988 Patty Hearst (conductor)
 1988 Powaqqatsi (Documentary) (musical director)
 1987 Hamburger Hill (conductor)
 1984 High Wire (Documentary short) (conductor: Philip Glass music)
 1984 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- A Case of the Stubborns (1984) ... (composer: additional music - organ)
 1982 Koyaanisqatsi (Documentary) (conductor: Philip Glass music) / (musician: keyboards - as The Philip Glass Ensemble) / (musician: solo organ)
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