Carter's Notes

This score was recorded as a band, and it was a joy to work with David Torn, Hearn Gadbois, Geoff Gordon and Erik Sanko on it.


Juliette Lewis and Brad Pitt
Car Photo
Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, Michelle Forbes and David Duchovny

Film Info

Directed by Dominic Sena
Written by Tim Metcalfe
Produced by Steve Golin, Sigurjon Sighvatsson

Composed by Carter Burwell
Music performed by David Torn, Hearn Gadbois, Geoff Gordon, Erik Norse Sanko, and Carter Burwell
Music Editor: Adam Smalley
Music Engineer: Scott Ansell
Recorded and Mixed at Sound on Sound Studio, New York

Starring Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, David Duchovny, Michelle Forbes

U.S. Release September, 1993

Brad Pitt and David Duchovny
Brad Pitt and Juliette Lewis


"An extremely handsome production imbued with a chilling, surrealistic sensibility, 'Kalifornia' is a visual and aural treat. Bojan Bazelli’s camerawork is more than aptly complemented by the Carter Burwell score.." - Leonard Clady, Variety, Aug. 25, 1993.