Wojciech Kilar

Wojciech Kilar

Highest Rated: 100% The King and the Mockingbird (1980)

Lowest Rated: 43% The Ninth Gate (1999)

Birthday: Jul 17, 1932

Birthplace: Lwów, Poland

Wojciech Kilar built up his entertainment career by putting his musical skills to use in the world of Hollywood. Kilar began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the Barbara Wrzesinska drama "The Structure of Crystal" (1969), "Rejs" (1970) and the Josef Duriasz historical drama "Lokis" (1970). His music also appeared in "Zycie Rodzinne" (1971) with Daniel Olbrychski, the drama "Iluminacja" (1973) with Stanislaw Latallo and the drama "A Woman's Decision" (1977) with Maja Komorowska. In the eighties, Kilar's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like "Blaubart" (1984), "Le Pouvoir du Mal" (1985) and the drama "Kronika wypadkow milosnych" (1986) with Paulina Mlynarska. His work was also in the Daniel Olbrychski period drama "The Promised Land" (1988). Kilar's music was also featured in the dramatic adaptation "Death and the Maiden" (1994) with Sigourney Weaver, "In Full Gallop" (1996) with Maja Komorowska and "Fantome avec chauffeur" (1996) with Philippe Noiret. His music was also featured in "Our God's Brother" (1997). Kilar was most recently credited in the Jean Martin animated adaptation "Le Roi et l'oiseau" (2014). Kilar was nominated for an Anthony Asquith Award For Achievement In Film Music BAFTA Award for "The Pianist" in 2002. Kilar passed away in December 2013 at the age of 81.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 33% Foreign Body Original Music - 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Revisited Original Music - 2009
No Score Yet 21% And a Warm Heart Original Music - 2008
No Score Yet 61% We Own the Night Original Music $28.6M 2007
95% 96% The Pianist Composer $32.5M 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet Life as a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease Music - 2000
43% 57% The Ninth Gate Original Music $18.7M 1999
No Score Yet 52% Pan Tadeusz Original Music - 1999
46% 52% The Portrait of a Lady Original Music $3.7M 1996
82% 81% Death and the Maiden Original Music $3.1M 1994
75% 79% Bram Stoker's Dracula Original Music $82.0M 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wherever You Are Original Music - 1988
No Score Yet 57% Chronicle of Love Affairs Original Music - 1986
73% 87% A Year of the Quiet Sun Original Music - 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Unapproachable Original Music - 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Beads of One Rosary Original Music - 1980
100% 91% The King and the Mockingbird Original Music - 1980
No Score Yet 76% Barwy ochronne Original Music - 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jealousy and Medicine Music - 1973
67% 74% The Illumination Original Music - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pearl in the Crown Original Music - 1972
No Score Yet 75% Jump Original Music - 1965