Just 3 days to start the spectacular “Krakow Film Music Festival” in its 10th anniversary edition, and here you have some recent news summarized below.
Official CD of the festival. Varèse Sarabande has produced a special CD that includes music from the festival guests and music that will be played in the concerts, and that as in previous editions, will be available at the festival’s official record stores. The tracklist for the CD is as follows:
SCORE Documentary screening. On Sunday, May 21st from 11:00 a.m. to 13:00 p.m., a premiere screening of the documentary SCORE: A Film Music Documentary will take place at the ICE Kraków Congress Center in Krakow.
The documentary gathers Hollywood’s best composers during more than 90 minutes, to take a look at the musical challenges and the creative secret when it comes to composing film music. Includes interviews with John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman, Rachel Portman, Alexandre Desplat, Harry Gregson-Williams, Randy Newman, Thomas Newman, David Arnold, BearMcCreary and many more (nearly 60 people).
The entrance is free, although it is necessary to book a ticket in the following link:
And finally, the voting for the Young Talent Award: The Audience Choice has been opened to the public via a Facebook link, where anyone can listen and vote their favorite composer/song, among the 5 finalists of the last 5 years:
- Joep Sporck – Undercover Butler
- Antonio Di Iorio – Flying With The Dragon
- Matthijs Kieboom – MasterSpy
- Bartosch McCarthy – Vis Vetus
- Moritz Schmittat – The World’s End
Link to vote (open till 11:59 pm on Friday, May 19, 2017):
Additional link with more information (Polish only):
SoundTrackFest will participate in the festival next week, so stay tuned to the website and to Facebook, for timely and detailed information about Krakow FMF!