Thomas Wander

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Thomas Wander
Born (1973-04-19) April 19, 1973 (age 46)
Other namesThomas Wanker
Occupation Film composer, music producer
Years active1991–present
Website www.thomaswander.com

Thomas Wander, (born 19 April, 1973) also credited as Thomas Wanker, [1] [2] is an Austrian-born composer for film and television. He was born on 19 April 1973 in Graz in Austria. [3] In 1992, he moved to Los Angeles to study film composition at the University of Southern California. He has won the BMI Film Music Award in 2008 for his score in 10,000 BC , in 2010 for his score in the film 2012 , [4] and in 2014 for the score to White House Down . [5] Wander frequently collaborates with fellow composer Harald Kloser on many of his projects, and is best known for his work on the films of director Roland Emmerich.

Graz Place in Styria, Austria

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<i>10,000 BC</i> (film) 2008 American fantasy adventure film set in the prehistoric era directed by Roland Emmerich

10,000 BC is a 2008 American epic adventure film from Warner Bros. set in the prehistoric era, about the journeys of a prehistoric tribe of mammoth hunters. It was directed by Roland Emmerich and stars Steven Strait and Camilla Belle. The world premiere was held on February 10, 2008 at Sony Center on Potsdamer Platz in Berlin.

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