Krakow FMF 2018 – Audiovisual Forum – Panels, Master classes & meetings

Finally, the day has arrived!! The Krakow Film Music Festival celebrates its 11th edition starting today Tuesday, May 29th till Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 in Krakow (Poland).


You can find all the concert information in the following link:


Here you have a daily list of the panels, masterclasses & meetings to be held during the festival, encompassed into the Audiovisual Forum activities. A very complete and very interesting list, worth checking:

WEDNESDAY 30th of MAY, 2018 (@Festival Center: The Krzysztofory Palace)

  • 12:00h – 13:30hPRESS CONFERENCE with Agnieszka Holland, Krzysztof Penderecki, Elliot Goldenthal, Jan AP Kaczmarek, Eimear Noone, Antoni Komasa Łazarkiewicz, prezydent Jacek Majchrowski, Izabela Helbin, Robert Piaskowski, hosted by Magda Miśka Jackowska.
  • 14:00h – 15:00hPANEL DISCUSSION – Music consultant: A friend or a foe? With Paweł Juzwuk, Anna Malarowska, Patrycja Bukowska, hosted by Agata Grabowiecka.
  • 15:30h – 16:30hMASTER CLASS – How to Score a Video Game – Expert Advice from the Frontline. With Richard Jacques, Chris Brown.
  • 17:00h – 18:00hMASTER CLASS – Conducting video games recording sessions with Eimear Noone.

THURSDAY 31st of MAY, 2018 (@Festival Center: The Krzysztofory Palace)

  • 10:30h – 11:30hMASTER CLASS – Turning Pro: Who and What You Need To Know? With Richard Bellis, George Christopoulos, Craig Stuart Garfinkle, Ray Costa, hosted by Michael Todd.
  • 12:00h – 13:00hMEETING WITH THE ARTISTS – Agnieszka Holland: Music in my movies with Agnieszka Holland, Jan AP Kaczmarek, Antoni Komasa Łazarkiewicz, hosted by Robert Piaskowski and Magda Miśka Jackowska.
  • 13:30h – 14:30hPANEL DISCUSSION – Music in documentary film: expectations vs. ambitions with Petro Aleksowski, Michał Jacaszek, Marta Prus, Mikołaj Stroiński, hosted by Dagmara Romanowska.
  • 14:45h – 15:45hPANEL DISCUSSION AND CONSULTATIONS – Legal aspects of using music in a film with Michał Woźniak, Petro Aleksowski, Michał Jacaszek, Maciej Bochniak, Mikołaj Pokromski, hosted by Marcin Lassota.

FRIDAY 1st of JUNE, 2018 (@Festival Center: The Krzysztofory Palace)

  • 10:00h – 11:00hMASTER CLASS – High Score – How to Compose for Video Games with Christopher Drake.
  • 11:30h – 13:00hMEETING WITH THE ARTISTS – Scoring 4 Polish Directors – Part 1 with Radzimir Dębski, Marysia Sadowska, Paweł Maślona, Jan Kwieciński, Piotr Starak, Bartosz Chajdecki, hosted by Agata Grabowiecka.
  • 13:30h – 15:00hMEETING WITH THE ARTISTS – Scoring 4 Polish Directors – Part 2 with Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman, Bodo Kox, Roman Jarosz, Sandro Di Stefano, hosted by Magda Miśka-Jackowska.
  • 15:00h – 16:00h MEETING WITH THE ARTISTS – Locally grown film music with Atli Örvarsson, Esther Ovejero, Elliot Goldenthal, Marcin Przybyłowicz, Austin Wintory, hosted by Tim Greiving.

SATURDAY 2nd of JUNE, 2018 (@Festival Center: The Krzysztofory Palace)

  • 10:00h – 11:00hPANEL DISCUSSION – From Screen to Streaming: the Life of a Soundtrack with Robert Townson, James Fitzpatrick, Mikael Carlson, Anton Smit, hosted by Lucy Bright.
  • 11:00h – 12:00hPANEL DISCUSSIONCo-Composing: When Two Composers Are in the Picture with Dustin O’Halloran, Hauschka (Volker Bertelmann), hosted by Chandler Poling.
  • 12:00h – 13:00hPANEL DISCUSSION – The Future – Critics as Influencers with Ray Bennett, Eleni Mitsiaki, Artur Filipowicz, Kinga Wojciechowska, Gorka Oteiza, hosted by Gary Marlowe.

SUNDAY 3rd of JUNE, 2018 (@ICE Kraków Congress Centre)

  • 13:30h – 15:00hThe Art of Inspiration – Live Musical Performance and Painting – Varèse Sarabande presents: Austin Wintory – piano, Angela Bermudez – painter, Tina Guo – cello, Sara Andon – flute, Eimear Noone, hosted by Robert Townson.
  • 15:30h – 16:30hPANEL DISCUSSION – Breaking out of the Box: Music in Video Games with Jasper Kyd, Richard Jacques, Christopher Drake, Marcin Przybyłowicz, Mikołaj Striński, Piotr Musiał, hosted by Seth Kaplan.