Jérôme lemonnier

— pianist & screen composer

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2018 Die Lehererin (post-production)
2017 Cessez-le-feu
2016 Night Song
2015 The Assistant
2015 En équilibre
2013 A Pact
2013 La Chair de Ma Chair
2009 Tomorrow at Dawn
2006 The Page Turner


2015-2019 Alex Hugo
2000-2002 Cap des Pins
1996 Cousin William
1994 Sylvie et Compagnie
1994 L' Annexe
1992 Besoin de Personne


2014 Attaques de Requins à La Réunion L'Enquête
2011 Sous le Signe de la Tortue
2007 Catherine Destivelle, passion des cîmes


Jérôme Lemonnier started playing piano at the age of 5. He pursued his musical education at the 'Ecole Normale Normale de Musique', then at the 'Conservatoire National de Musique de Paris' and graduated in 1984 from the Sorbonne University with a Master's degree in Musicology programme. 

Jérôme has composed, produced and edited a number of soundtracks for the arts and entertainment industry. He worked for theatre, television, advertising and multimedia and collaborated with many international artists such as I Muvrini and Youssou N'Dour, both as composer and arranger.

After meeting filmmaker and screenwriter Denis Dercourt in 2006, Jérôme started producing music and soundtracks for the film industry. His first production, 'The Page Tuner' ('La Tourneuse de pages'), was nominated for an award for 'Best Original Music” at the 2007 Césars.

Ever since, Jérôme continued to work as a film composer and has collaborated with several filmmakers such as Christophe Ali, Nicolas Bonilauri, Raphaël Nadjari, Emmanuel Courcol and Mathilde Bayle.  

Jérôme lives and works in Paris. He’s currently working on the fifth season of Alex Hugo which will be airing on France 2, winter 2019.

Awards & nominations:

  • 2007: Nominated Best Music for a Film @ César for The Page Turner

  • 2007: Discovery of the Year @ World Soundtrack Awards for The Page Turner

  • 2009: Discovery of the Year @ World Soundtrack Awards for Tomorrow at Dawn

  • 2013: Best Original Soundtrack @ Tuebingen Festival for La Chair de ma Chair

  • 2014: Nominated @ Prix France Musique SACEM for Film Music for La Chair de Ma Chair

  • 2014: Discovery of the Year @ World Soundtrack Awards for A Pact

  • 2016: Nominated @ Prix France Musique SACEM for Film Music for Equilibrium

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Picture by Sander Buyck