Adult films mostly focus on sex or the actors involved in the intimate scenes. Also, the plot, dialogue and main characters capture audiences’ attention and interest. However, one component in adult films that’s commonly less appreciated is the music.
Music carries the prevailing mood of the story. It impacts the way we perceive the meaning of the film, our understanding and how we enjoy it. The experience of watching a film is steered by original music which also carefully connects the emotional impact of the visuals. And just like mainstream filmmaking, music can also play the same role in porn. If porn directors use music correctly, it can boost a porn film just as how it enhances key moments in shark attacks, move people to tears in a drama or the excitement in car chases.
But finding the perfect music that suits a sexy scene is extremely crucial. It would help invoke the emotion to elicit arousal from viewers which is ultimately the goal of porn directors. A great sex scene can help take the audience in a compelling journey with just the right music playing in the background. It can make a huge artistic and commercial difference along with the visuals.
All things considered, music contributes to our appreciation of all types of films. So if you ever find yourself making an adult film, take into consideration the music to add to your key scenes.