Krakow FMF 2024 – Young Talent Award & Festival Dates

Krakow Film Music Festival has announced the opening of the yearly Young Talent Award competition, actually on its 12th edition, which will have its award ceremony during the celebration of the 17th edition of festival on 22-26 May 2024.


Young Talent Award – Official Announcement:


FMF Young Talent Award 2024! The competition for young composers is starting!


Write your own music to an excerpt from the film Peasants – this is the challenge facing the participants of the 12th FMF Young Talent Award. The international competition is a chance for young composers to gain recognition from the music and film industry, but also from the general public. The winning piece will be heard live in May during the 17th Film Music Festival in Krakow.


Entries are open until 29 February 2024


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Krakow FMF 2024 - Young Talent Award & Festival Dates


Confirmation of festival’s dates:


“The jury will select laureates of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The winner will receive an FMF Young Talent Award statuette and an opportunity to perform his/her composition live during the 17th Film Music Festival in Krakow that will be held on 22nd–26th May 2024. Apart from that, twelve authors of the best works will take part in a prestigious workshop for young composers that will be conducted by specialists from the film music industry on 19th–22nd May 2024 in the Krzysztof Penderecki European Centre for Music in Lusławice. This year’s main topic will be the co-operation between the film director and the composer. The participants of the workshop will have an opportunity to record their compositions during a professional recording session.”


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