The IMZ International Music + Media Centre is a platform of 150 members of the international cultural film community, dedicated to the creation and promotion of performing arts films. Music and dance on screen: Our diverse activities help producers, distributors, broadcasters, orchestras, opera houses, dance companies and many more to connect worldwide and foster business opportunities.
INTERNATIONAL NEWS OF THE PERFORMING ARTS WORLD
Film Festival At Wiener RathausplatzTime flies and here we are already half way through the 25th edition of the Rathausplatz Film Festival! After a very promising opening night with Pink Floyd, August will start with a dazzling production of Cole Porter’s musical Kiss Me Kate, sung in German and with a great cast from the Komische Oper Berlin!
MEMBERSHIP UPGRADE: IMZ SUPPORTING PARTNERS – EXTRA PROMOTION AND REDUCED PARTICIPATION FEESIMZ Members of all categories can now upgrade their membership to increase their visibility to the max. IMZ Supporting Partners now represent their company, products or services most prominently while enjoying -15% on participation fees for all events hosted by the IMZ.
International Emmy Awards Semi-Final Round of JudgingThe IMZ was once again entitled by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to host the Semi-Final Round of Judging for the 2015 International EMMY® Awards in the Category Arts Programming.
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IMZ Golden Prague Premières
2 Oct - 3 Oct 2015 // Prague, Czech Republic
IMZ Golden Prague Premières 2015The IMZ Golden Prague Premières are an IMZ cooperation with the International Television Festival Golden Prague taking place yearly in the Czech Republic. IMZ members have the opportunity to present their latest programmes as an entire film screening to the professional and the public audience in the framework of the Golden Prague festival. This year, the IMZ Golden Prague Premières will take place from 30 September to 3 October 2015 in Prague.
Arvo Pärt | Robert Wilson – The Lost ParadiseIMZ Golden Prague Première I presented by ACCENTUS Music
2 October 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00
The New Stage – Great Hall
Vocal Perfection. The Tenor Nicolai GeddaIMZ Golden Prague Première II presented by Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images
2 October 2015 | 13:30 - 14:30
The New Stage – Great Hall
1-2 October 2015 // Prague, Czech Republic
IMZ Academy 2015 – All About Opera OnlineThis year's edition is focussing on opera covering all aspects of the visualisation of the art form: From performance capture – whether for television, cinema or online – to the contextualisation of performance and performers through factual content, archive and documentation.
Register NowPre-Registration is already open and the number of participants limited. We will accept applications following the motto first come, first serve.
Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin
16-19 February 2016 // Berlin, Germany
Avant Première Music + Media Market BerlinAvant Première is the largest international trade fair for cultural TV production in Berlin and presents latest music and dance films for worldwide broadcasting. Hosted by the IMZ annually at Berlin Potsdamer Platz, right across from the Berlinale Filmfestival and the European Film Market, Avant Première welcomes around 700 international experts and major brands in film production, distribution or broadcasting.
REGISTRATION OPENS 1 OCT 2015Register for Avant Première 2016 and get -10% on your stay at Hotel Scandic Potsdamer Platz - the main event location
ONLINE FILM SUBMISSION OPEN: 1 SEPT - 30 OCT 2015Submit information to your film productions presented at the Avant Première Screenings. All films presented are published in the Avant Première Catalogue, the main information source for all active in the business
THIS WAS AVANT PREMIÈRE 2015An edition of records: 2015 saw a new high in participants and screened film productions. Browse through the 2015 event fotos
9 - 12 June 2016 // Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
dancescreen 2016We proudly present: dancescreen 2016 taking place in cooperation with BalletBoyz in the UK. The successful event first launched in 1988 is one of the world’s leading international dance film festivals, competitions and conferences. Each dancescreen edition has partnered with an existing dance film festival in the US, UK or Europe.
dancescreen 2016 – Submission Opens In November 2015Submission for the dancescreen competition, where a selected jury panel will decide on the dancescreen Awards, will start on 2 November 2015. So get your films ready for the online submission during the summer.
Poorhouse presents new recording: Alexandre Tharaud: news.imz.at/... #recording #cd @atharaud
Read more about the new production of Jacques Offenbach’s masterpiece The Tales of Hoffmann at the @BregenzFestival news.imz.at/...
IMZ Supporting Partners 2015
C Major Entertainment GmbH
BBC Music Television
Bel Air Media
Bernhard Fleischer Moving Images GmbH
EuroArts Music International GmbH
Royal Conservatoire of The Hague
NRK Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation