“I think right now, we’re dealing with a point in time where people are feeling like they’re not heard or understood, and their identities are being questioned,” adds Bowers. “I think that’s something that is true for a lot of people, so that’s what ‘Dear White People’ speaks to, and that’s resonating with a lot of people in our generation.”
Bowers won a Daytime Emmy earlier this year for Best Music Direction and Composition for the animated program “The Snowy Day.” He is known primarily for scoring documentaries, including “Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You,” “Kobe Bryant’s Muse,” and “Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me.” Check out our full interview above for more about his work on “Dear White People.”
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