TV series at SoundTrack_Cologne · Accreditations open

The German crime series „Tatort”: broadcast for the first time in 1970 and with already more than 1000 episodes - yet the series can hardly feature music by women. Theremin artist Verena Marisa will be one of the few female composers of the cult crime series to talk about this problem and her work at SoundTrack_Cologne (October 14 – October 17, 2020). Further composers of current hit series as speakers of the thematic block “Composing for TV series” (Saturday, October 16): Kyan Bayani and Martin Lutz (“Bad Banks”), HARPA Award winner Gaute Storaas and the composing duo Svínhunder („Thieves In The Woods“).

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SoundTrack_Zurich: Partnership with Montreux Jazz Festival

The Zurich Film Festival and the Montreux Jazz Festival enter into a strategic alliance. Europe’s most prestigious music festival is on board to present concerts in Zurich as partner of the SoundTrack_Zurich industry event, which takes place during the Zurich Film Festival.

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SoundTrack_Zurich at the Zurich Film Festival

The Zurich Film Festival joins forces with five partners to launch SoundTrack_Zurich, a Swiss congress on film and media music. Musician Ray Parker Jr., composer of the GHOSTBUSTERS theme song, will be guest of honour at the event and present the world premiere of WHO YOU GONNA CALL, a documentary about his career.

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SoundTrack_Cologne will move to October 14 - 17, 2020

Due to the remaining restrictions, especially regarding travel, SoundTrack_Cologne 17 will move to October 14 - 17, 2020. Your accreditations remain valid.

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Nominees 2020

Sixteen composers and sound designers are nominated for the EUROPEAN TALENT AWARD. Seven film composers enter the race for the PEER RABEN MUSIC AWARD. The winners will be announced at the grand award ceremony on August 22nd, 2020, moderated by Ill-Yong Kim.

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