USA | Mark Maxey | 80 minutes| Documentary Feature
Millions of people have been touched by his music, yet few know the journey, hardships and triumphs of American musician and composer W.G. Snuffy Walden. In UP TO SNUFF, friends and collaborators share personal stories, laughs and insights about this generous soul who overcame the excesses of rock and roll to find success as one of the most beloved composers in television history.
Following the screening, there will be a Q& A with the director, Mark Maxey and Snuffy Walden.W.G. “Snuffy” Walden is an American musician and composer of film and television soundtracks. Snuffy has been nominated for 12 primetime Emmy awards, winning for Outstanding Main Title Theme for The West Wing, and has won more than 50 BMI awards for his music, and BMI’s prestigious Richard Kirk Award for Outstanding Career Achievement. Snuffy’s ability to combine intricate emotions and musical simplicity has earned him a special place among the ranks of composers, as his work continues to ring with genuine warmth and truth.