First International Film Music Competition30. November 2011
The first International Film Music Competition will take place within the framework of the 8th Zurich Film Festival. Participants are invited to compose a piece for orchestra to accompany a 6-minute short film. Composers from around the world aged 35 and under are eligible to enter. The Golden Eye is endowed with a CHF 10’000 cash prize which is offered from our Main Partners Credit Suisse, Die Schweizerische Post, Audi.
The winning composition will be announced during a finalists` concert on September 27, 2012 at the Tonhalle in Zurich. The five best compositions as judged by a jury will be world premiered within the framework of this concert under the baton of the Tonhalle orchestra`s principal conductor David Zinman.
The competition is now open. If you are interested in entering please contact us using the following address email@example.com. The short film for which the music is to be composed will be unveiled on February 15, 2012. The composition, written for a large orchestra, must reach us before June 30. Five finalists will be announced on August 23. The 8th Zurich Film Festival will take place from September 20 to 30, 2012.