Sundance Film: In Loco Parentis
Eryck Abecassis is a composer, musician and an electric guitar player. He composes and plays music for a wide range comprising of orchestral to chamber music, electronic, theater, street theater and cinema.
He moved to Paris in 1976 to study Cinema, and also worked as a photographer. In 1979 he decided to concentrate on music. He started doing workshops on instrumental research at the IRCAM (Institute for music/acoustic research and coordination) in Paris. (where he also did a Computer Music Course)
Very active in the field of film scoring, he wrote many of them for feature films -Hava Aney Dey and Sunrise, Partho Sen Gupta, The Stranger and In loco Parentis, Neasa Ni Chanain, documentary, tv program and fictions, advertising (BMW, Murano...) Eryck has been commissioned to compose music for Radio-France, Gmem, Ina-Grm, Grame, French Government. His music has been played in International music festivals like Présences, Les musiques-Marseille, Musiques en scène-Lyon, Amplitude-festival Denmark,"Computer art festival – Padova, … His last solo album ILUMEN (cd) has been classified in many international charts including Boomkat and Denshinote (2015 Best album 100 - Japan)
Eryck Abecassis obtains the villa Médicis "hors les murs" program (Institut Français) in 2011 He lives and works in Paris – France.