Hans Zimmer

Hans Zimmer

The sound of Hollywood

"Seeing somebody get shot is less powerful than seeing the reaction on somebody else's face; observing it, experiencing it. I am that human reaction." (Hans Zimmer)

For the film "Hans Zimmer - The Sound of Hollywood" the composer opens his secret world of creativity and craft, inspiration and depression, cooperation and egomania, a world between Europe and the USA, between electronic, orchestral and experimental music. Exclusive clips from the last 15 years give the viewer a behind-the-scenes look into the dream factory. They tell of Hans Zimmer's constant struggle to find melodies. The film looks back on what made and continues to make Hans Zimmer - as a person, as an artist, as a musician. Hans Zimmer himself talks about his life, and describes how he works. Witnesses and their accounts bring milestones of Hans Zimmer's biography to life.