World Soundtrack Awards 2020 – VIDEODROOM

The 20th edition of the World Soundtrack Awards film music festival (22-24 Oct 2020), and the Film Fest Gent (13-24 Oct 2020), together with the cultural arts centre Vooruit, will celebrate this week the 3rd edition of VIDEODROOM, a unique cross-over event between film and music.


Artists and audiences will explore a new universe at the intersection between music, films and visuals, having film scores reworked, in a variety of different concerts.


Here you have some highlights of the program:

Wednesday 14/10/2020 – 19:00-19:50h – The Space Between (Katharina Smets / Ingrid Leonard / Inne Eysermans) – Szum (Noise)

The Space Between rolled up their sleeves to redo the experiments pioneered by the Polish Radio Experimental Studio – PRES, a little island of artistic freedom in the turbulent years of the 60s, 70s and 80s in Poland. The result is ‘SZUM (noise)’, a transmedia performance with futuristic synthesizer creations.


Tickets (5 €):



Wednesday 14 & Thursday 15/10/2020 – 20:00-23:15h – Kevin Richard Martin – ‘Solaris’

The British producer & composer Kevin Richard Martin will perform a unique live set to accompany the iconic sci-fi classic ‘Solaris’ by master filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky.


Tickets (15 €):



Thursday 22/10/2020 – 19:00-20:55h & 21:30-23:25h – Chantal Acda & Eric Thielemans – ‘Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance’

This hypnotic documentary from director Godfrey Reggio, ‘Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance’, will be shown in its entirety, accompanied by a specially-composed live score by Chantal Acda (Isbells, Marble Sounds) and Vooruit resident Eric Thielemans.


Tickets (15 €):


Friday 16 till Saturday 24/10/2020 – 18:00-23:00h – Ghost ‘The Shining’ Edition

A special daily event to celebrate the 40-year anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s epic cult film, with Shht / Winne Clement / TTBWRS / Geoffrey Burton / Laima / Christeene / Maximiliaan Dierickx / Siegfried Burroughs / Herrenscheide & Stef Van Looveren / Jong Gewei / Audiotheque / Opera Ballet Vlaanderen / Studio Stories / Thelooca.


Tickets (10 €):


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