Amit Poznansky (1974) is an accomplished composer of film and television scores, music for the theater, poet - songs, concert, chamber, choral and Jazz music.
Cinema: Amit composed the score for Joseph Cedar's academy award nominee for best foreign film "Footnote" (2011), also winner of the Best Screenplay Award at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. In September 2013 this score has been nominated for Best Original Score in Feature Film at the upcoming INTERNATIONAL SAMOBOR FILM MUSIC FESTIVAL.
In 2011, Poznansky composed the score for Assi Dayan's feature film "Doctor Pomerantz".
In 2012, he scored the second season of the acclaimed Israeli TV
series "Hatufim" ("Prisoners of War") directed by
Gideon Raff ("Homeland" creator) for the Israeli Channel
Animation, documentaries & stage:
2013, Amit scored the animated short film "A Soldier's Wings",
directed by CREW972 founder Alex Orrelle ("The Incredibles"),
and he also composed and arranged the music for W. Shakespeare's play
"Macbeth", directed by Omri Nitzan, at the Cameri Theater
of Tel Aviv.
Poznansky also scored the animated shorts "Henry Le Cooking" (2009), "The Good Knight Story" (2010) and "Moving Pictures" (2011). "The Good Knight Story" won the prize for Best Short Film at the 2010 Israeli Film Festival held in Nice, France. In 2013 he composed the score for Ram Loevy's documentary "Let's Assume, For A Moment, That God Exists" (Channel 8), and the documentary "The Ceremony", directed by Avi Weissblei, for YES DOCU satelight broadcaster . Both films participated at the DOC-AVIV FILM FESTIVAL 2013.
Amit's pieces "Waltz for Flute & Piano" and "Life of the Dead - A Song Cycle for Female Choir" were published by Edition Svitzer, and performed worldwide successfully.
Poznansky is versatile in a variety of styles and music genres, and is an experienced arranger/orchestrator/producer for both live and digital performances. He is a member of ACUM (Israel's Copyrights Management), and resides in Givataim (Israel) with his wife (violinist & vocalist) Yael Shachar.
Full Filmography on IMDB