« close encounters with vilmos zsigmond » sélectionné et présenté au festival Film Fest Gent en Belgique du 11 au 21 octobre 2016.
43 editions of Film Fest Gent history in a nutshell
Film Fest Gent was founded in 1974 by Ben Ter Elst (Studio Skoop) and Dirk De Meyer (Universitaire Filmclub), joined by Jacques Dubrulle, and has since developed into one of Europe’s most prominent film events. Every year in October, the festival presents some 80 features and 50 shorts from all over the world. A range of different film programmes are showcased, attracting over 130,000 viewers each year. With its focus on film music, the festival has its own unique place among international festivals.
Every year, the festival organises film music concerts, giving composers of film scores the platform they deserve. Trade paper Variety placed the festival in its top 50 must attend festivals of the world because of this focus on (film) music.
The 43rd Film Fest Gent runs from 11 to 21 October 2016. The World Soundtrack Awards will be awarded on 19 October, during the World Soundtrack Awards Gala. An extra WSA Concert – without the award ceremony – will be held on 20 October.
Pierre Filmon, le réalisateur de « close encounters with vilmos zsigmond » sera présent au festival du 13 au 18 octobre.
Plus d’infos sur la programmation du film et le festival FEST GENT