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STOCKHOLM — Composer Howard Shore will conduct a performance of the music to David Cronenberg film “Eastern Promises” at the upcoming Stockholm Film Festival.

The performance will be part of a new series of gala events at the fest called Red Carpet Screenings.

The other pics in the series will be Josef Fares helmed “Leo,” which opens the festival on Nov. 15, “The Darjeeling Limited,” “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly,” “The Walker,” “Savage Grace,” “Angel,” “In the Valley of Elah,” “Control” and “No Country for Old Men.”

Guests at the fest will include Wes Anderson, Anton Corbijn, Paul Schrader (who will get a lifetime achievement award), Baltasar Kormakur, Cristian Mungiu and Martin Hynes.

During the event, 170 features from 40 countries will be screened.

In the competition section, films chasing the Bronze Horse include Andrew Dominik’s “The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford,” John August’s “The Nines,” Paul Haggis’ “In the Valley of Elah,” Corbijn’s “Control,” Jiang Wen’s “The Sun Also Rises,” Lenny Abrahamson’s “Garage,” Mungiu’s “4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days,” Kim Tai-Sik’s “Driving with My Wife’s Lover,” Marjane Satrapi’s “Persepolis” and Jason Reitman’s “Juno.”

The American Independent section will feature, among other films, “No Country for Old Men,” “We Own the Night,” “Into the Wild,” “Waitress,” “Paranoid Park,” “King of California” and “Cleaner.”

There will also be special screenings of “Blade Runner: The Final Cut” and Richard Schickel’s docu “Spielberg on Spielberg.”

Fest wraps Nov. 25.