oscars_Alberto Iglesias

Alberto Iglesias is the Iberian Peninsula’s Music Man… The Spanish composer, who has written the music for several of Pedro Almodóvar’s films, including The Skin I Live In and Volver, has earned three Oscar nominations for Best Original Score in his career, for his music for The Constant Gardener, The Kite Runner and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. And while he’s yet to win an Academy Award, Iglesias has won nine Goya Awards and was named the 2012 Soundtrack Composer of the Year for Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and The Skin I Live In at the World Soundtrack Awards.

Best Original Score, The Constant Gardener, 78th Academy Awards, Nominated
Best Original Score, The Kite Runner, 80th Academy Awards Nominated
Best Original Score, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, 84th Academy Awards, Nominated

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