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ISFMF 2018 WINNERS

Our Jury members want to express all their admiration to all the nominees for their wonderful music and sound work. Now we present you the winners.   CRYSTAL PINE, BEST ORIGINAL SCORE | FEATURE FILM WINNER • THE DEATH OF STALIN – Christopher Willis | UK OTHER NOMINEES • CARNIVAL OF SORROW – Hans Michael Hess | UK • FAÇADES – Peter Baert | Belgium • IL CONFINE – Giovanni […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – PATRICK DE CAUMETTE

Patrick de Caumette A four-time EMMY winning composer, audio director, music supervisor and guitarist, Patrick de Caumette creates original scores internationally, serving the film, TV, video game and advertising industries. Patrick has produced soundtracks for Walt Disney, ABC, Comcast, Canal +, UbiSoft, SYFY, USA Network… Born in France, and currently residing in Philadelphia, Patrick de Caumette studied music at the Berklee College of Music (Berklee Faculty Award 1984). As an […]

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ISFMF 2018 NOMINEES

This year we’ve received a record-breaking number of 820 film score and film sound submissions. During the first phase, our Jury had the most difficult task to select 150 titles, while the second phase provided the final list of nominated film composers and sound engineers. Congratulations to all!   CRYSTAL PINE, BEST ORIGINAL SCORE | FEATURE FILM NOMINEES • THE DEATH OF STALIN – Christopher Willis | UK • CARNIVAL […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUEST 2018 – ELIS LOVRIĆ

Elis Lovrić Heartfelt and candid, soaked in childhood memories of her native land and the sea, the music of Elis Lovrić conjures profound emotions by means of her captivating voice and a guitar. This gifted Croatian singer – songwriter, actress and poet explores the rich musical tradition of her native region (Istria, a peninsula located in the North – West of Croatia), blending acoustic guitar, traditional instrumentation and contemporary production […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – ALFONS KARABUDA

Alfons Karabuda is a Swedish composer, president of European Composer and Songwriter Alliance (ECSA), member of the executive board at International Music Council (IMC), CEO of the Swedish Performing Rights Society and executive chairman of the Swedish Association of Composers, Songwriters & Lyricists. Karabuda has also, as EU cultural politics personality, part of producing the fist ever UNHRC report on artistic rights in 2013. He has been a driving force […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – NINA KRALJIC

Nina Kraljić is a Croatian singer-songwriter and voice actress. She is known for winning season one of The Voice in Croatia and for being a finalist in the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 with the song Lighthouse. Nina Kraljic is the winner of the Croatian Porin award for Croatia’s best new act of 2016. Her debut album Samo was released on 30 September 2016.  

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – ROBERT TOWNSON

ROBERT TOWNSON For over twenty years, record producer Robert Townson has led one of the most successful and prolific careers in both the Hollywood and world film music communities. His career has focused on both the most successful films of today as well as providing an invaluable chronicle of many of the greatest motion picture scores from Hollywood’s Golden Age. Taking over production at Varèse Sarabande Records in 1989, his […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – GARY MARLOWE

Gary Marlowe Musical storyteller, who became known for his unusual combinations of Electronica and Orchestra, the award-winning composer and multi-instrumentalist Gary Marlowe works primarily for films.   During his career he received five nominations for Jerry Goldsmith Awards, and nominations for Hollywood Music in Media Awards and Mac Ophüls Preis for best film music. Besides film music, Marlowe develops his own music installations in co-operation with visual artists such as Richard […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – STEPHEN WARBECK

Stephen Warbeck is an English Oscar-winning composer. His breakthrough was marked by his work on a television drama Prime Suspect, but it was the film Shakespeare in Love for which he received an Oscar. Not only was he nominated for four BAFTAs, a Grammy and an European Film Award but he won a BMI Film Music Award for Shakespeare in Love and a Jury Prize for Feature Films at Cannes […]

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PRESENTING SPECIAL GUESTS 2018 – RICHARD BELLIS

RICHARD BELLIS The background of Richard Bellis is distinguished by its surprising diversity: child actor, touring rock ‘n roll music director, arranger/conductor for Las Vegas headliners, university lecturer and now, award-winning Hollywood composer. He began his show business career acting in movies and TV, but turned his attention to music in his teens, fronting his own Dixieland band and writing arrangements for several Los Angeles based big bands. Bellis spent […]

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