Ludovic Bource is an Academy Award-winning composer. His 2011 score for The Artist, recorded with award-winning Brussels Philharmonic, elevated Bource to international fame and earned him numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Grammy Award, and a BAFTA Award. He is also known for his Emmy-nominated score for HBO’s Larry David-directed film, Clear History.
Bource began his career composing music for commercials, but later moved on to short films, such as En attendant (2000), Spartacus (2003), and Sirene Song (2005). After working on the Michel Hazanavicius 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). He was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in June 2012 and was also named a Chevalier des Arts et Lettres by the French Government.
Ludovic Bource has toured all over the world, performing The Artist live in concert with some of the most prestigious orchestras in Paris, Sydney, London, and Rotterdam. Most recently, Ludovic scored Les Naufragés, a French comedy released in February 2016.