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Gustavo Santaolalla — How Movie Music Moves Us

Movies, for some of us, are a form of modern church. The Argentinian composer and musician Gustavo Santaolalla creates cinematic landscapes — movie soundtracks that become soundtracks for life. He's won back-to-back Academy Awards for his original scores for "Brokeback Mountain" and "Babel." We experience his humanity and creative philosophy behind a kind of music that moves us like no other.

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