INDUSTRY NEWS
August 2017

The monthly update on business news for professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual industries:
posting new productions, industry previews, calls, deadlines or job ads while connecting coproduction partners, vendors and buyers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


IMZ NEWS AND SPECIALS

IMZ Academy Re-Imagining Opera for the Digital Age: Stay tuned for the upcoming raffle!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Could not score an Early Bird Registration for the IMZ Academy "Re-Imagining Opera for the Digital Age"? Then we have good news for you!

IMZ Membership benefits: Check out the new my.imz portal!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The IMZ is not only dedicated to promote business opportunities for its members but also to provide IMZ Members with a delightful service experience. Now it is even easier to access and utilize exclusive membership features through the login area my.imz.at!

FESTIVALS AND INDUSTRY GATHERINGS

Golden Prague TOP 20 films soon to be announced

Czech Television

The first round of the Golden Prague international competition of music, dance and theatre films is being judged by a 5 member international Jury right now.

San Francisco Dance Film Festival Announces Line-Up for 2017 Festival

San Francisco Dance Film Festival

SFDFF announces line-up for the 2017 festival including films submitted by IMZ members with designated venue to screen live-performance captured films.

PRODUCTIONS IN THE MAKING

Broken Music: The Paliashvili Music School Tbilisi

Accentus Music

A new documentary about Georgia’s great dilapidated talent factory, produced by Accentus Music, directed by Marita Stocker.

Live from the Lucerne Festival 2017

Accentus Music

Accentus Music is filming concerts of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, the Berliner Philharmoniker and the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra.

NEW PRODUCTIONS

All you need is Klaus

C Major Entertainment

A journey into the incredible life of Klaus Voormann. An inside view into the history of Rock’n’Roll. A story of friendship, art and music.

CURRENTZIS & MUSICAETERNA @ SALZBURG FESTIVAL

Unitel

The Greek-Russian star conductor and his ensemble MusicAeterna debut with Mozart’s Requiem and “La clemenza di Tito” by Peter Sellars at Salzburg Festival.

Dmitry Sitkovetsky - 'It Ain't Necessarily So’

EuroArts Music International

Encounter the stars of Classical Music beyond their public image.

GOLDEN PRAGUE TRIBUTE TO… PETR ZUSKA

Czech Television

Premiere screening of the new Czech Television documentary „Dancer and Choreographer Petr Zuska“

Hearing is Believing

Poorhouse International

A documentary following Rachel Flowers, a blind 24 year old multi-talented instrumentalist and composer.

Mozart’s Requiem – Humanity in the face of death

Clasart Classic

Mariss Jansons and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra perform Mozart's Requiem starring Genia Kühmeier, Elisabeth Kulman, Mark Padmore and Adam Plachetka.

Otello at Royal Opera House

C Major Entertainment

Antonio Pappano conducts a new production of Verdi’s thrilling Shakespeare-inspired opera, starring Jonas Kaufmann giving his role debut in the title role.

S. KHACHATRYAN AND L. VIOTTI AT SALZBURG FESTIVAL

Unitel

Camerata Salzburg with the rising stars Lorenzo Viotti and Sergey Khachatryan performing one of the titanic works of the classical repertoire.

VERDI’S “RIGOLETTO” FROM THE CHORÉGIES D‘ORANGE

Unitel

Discover Verdi’s famous opera "Rigoletto" in an extraordinary open air staging at the Chorégies d’Orange with Leo Nucci in the title role!