Music Department | Composer | Soundtrack
Was included on the list of "Top 100 Living Geniuses" published by The Daily Telegraph (2007).
[on his score for The Lion King (1994)] I thought how do we deal with in a children's movie the idea that a father dies and make an emotional yet not horrifying experience. And it's very simple. It's my point of view because my dad dropped dead when...
Uses elements from the characters culture in the music. Some examples are tribal chants in The Lion King (1994), Guitar with vocals in Gladiator (2000) and Ukulele in Pearl Harbor (2001).
Hans Florian Zimmer
Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, West Germany
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