Ludovic Bource at the César Awards 2012
August 19, 1970 |
||1999 – present
Ludovic Bource (French pronunciation: [ly.do.vik buʁs]; born 19 August 1970) is a French composer best known for his work in film scoring. He rose to international critical acclaim in 2011 for composing the Golden Globe and Academy Award winning score for The Artist.
Life and career
Bource began his career composing music for commercials, but later moved on to short films, such as Mes amis (1999), En attendant (2000), Spartacus (2003), and Sirene Song (2005). After working on the Michel Hazanavicius short film Mes amis, Bource has become a long-time collaborator with the director. He has since scored such Hazanavicius films as OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006), its sequel OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009), and most recently the black-and-white silent film The Artist (2011), which elevated Bource to international fame and earned him numerous accolades, including a César Award, a Golden Globe, and an Oscar.