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Festival of Nature 2023

Composition and Conservation: Behind the Wildlife Score

Festival of Nature is delighted to present this special evening with award-winning wildlife film composer and conductor, William Goodchild

About this event This spectacular evening will be a musical celebration of William's 100 commissions for natural history programming, including for major broadcasters Netflix and BBC.

Dr Simon Bell, staff producer and award-winning director at BBC Studios Natural History Unit, will be in conversation with William exploring his inspiration, process, and the role of music in natural history film production. Join us for an evening of stunning wildlife film clips and music. James Reed, Academy Award-winning Director of My Octopus Teacher, will be joining William to discuss their latest collaboration, Chimp Empire, which is currently showing on Netflix.

Talk by William Goodchild on Film Music
Composition and Conservation: Behind the Wildlife Score

James Reed, William Goodchild & Simon Bell
James Reed, William Goodchild & Simon Bell

Event Photos © Izzy Pullelz

The Natural History Consortium


Date and time: Tuesday 13th June 2023,

19:30 – 21:30 BST

Location: The Sansovino Hall, Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa, 53 – 55 Corn Street, Bristol BS1 1HT

Tickets: £5 - £10

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