Deadline: 10 March 2019
Envision Sound Russia, a professional development programme for composers working with film and moving image, will take place on 24-26 April 2019 at Moscow Film School.
This open call for applications to attend Envision Sound Russia is announced by the Cultural and Educational section of the British Embassy, Moscow, in partnership with Moscow Film School.
The programme was designed by the British Council and within the last couple of years has brought together film and music specialists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Poland and Ukraine. The Russian edition of Envision Sound takes place in 2019 as part of the UK-Russia Year of Music 2019.
Between 24 to 26 April 2019 at the Moscow Film School, emerging film composers will take part in a workshop facilitated by a UK mentor, the established UK composer Michael Price. This intensive workshop is designed for those who want to develop their skills in working with film and the moving image and will include group work, practical exercises and one-to-one sessions with Price. There will be preparatory work and a home task for the participants before the workshop. The workshop will be delivered in English.
Workshop topics include:
- introduction to film and TV, and planning
- scoring an action sequence
- the film-making team and the business of composition
- running a music team
- the technology of composition.
How to apply
Please download and complete the form at the bottom of this page and email it to us by 23:59 10 March 2019.
Successful applicants will participate in the workshop free of charge. They will also be provided with all necessary materials and facilities, as well as meals.
Participants must be available for the full three days of the workshop. Those from outside Moscow must pay their own transport and accommodation costs.