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The Swiss event
on film and media music

Within the framework of the Zurich Film Festival a new specialist event on film and media music is being held: the Soundtrack_ZurichSwiss Media Composers Association (SMECA), as the head of project works in close collaboration with ZFF, Forum Filmmusik (ZHdK) and Soundtrack_Cologne

The integration of the film music event within the ZFF offers CH & EU film composers the possibility to mingle and connect with industry representatives of the ZFF.  The aim is a mutual exchange of experience on an equal footing and a strengthening of Swiss film music.

Conference content: B2B matchmaking sessions, workshop discussions, case studies or live events (dubbing of silent films, live commentary on the soundtrack of a film). Programme will be annouced later. 

Dates: September 29 - October 1, 2020
More info: soundtrackzurich.com

In addition to Soundtrack_Zürich there is another event on film and media music druing the ZFF. IMMSANE (International Media Music and Sound Arts Network in Education) is a young initiative that deals with the networking of students within the radius of film music and film industry. With the participation in film festivals a large network in the field of film and media music is to be created. 

The first ever conference is IMMSANE Zurich, which is being developed in collaboration with Forum Filmmusik (ZHdK) and the ZFF and will take place on the premises of Zürcher Hochschule der Künste. Programme details will be annouced later. 

Dates: October 1 – October 3, 2020
More information: immsane.com