January 2022

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.


Book your One-on-One Session

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Get your seat now at the table at Avant Première 2022: the registration for the online One-on-One Expert Sessions is in full swing!

Browse the participant list

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Take a look at the participants' list to see who is joining the online edition of Avant Première this year + get connected 1 Feb!

Get your production a Market Screening

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Boost your production with the visibility it deserves + book your Market Screening - the perfect frame for special attention to individual productions in music + dance on screen!

Innovation Day is back!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Tune in to stay up to date on innovative industry trends + join us when a huge variety of speakers share their unique insights from encompassing perspectives!

Submit your Showreel until 28 Jan!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Have you submitted for the Avant Première Screenings Catalogue? Then don't miss the deadline on 28 January 2022 to submit your showreel!


IMZ General Assembly at Avant Première 2022

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Let's reunite! The IMZ General Assembly, exclusively for IMZ Members, will take place online and provide us all with the opportunity to share plans + thoughts!

Countdown: Submit until 31 January

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

It's not too late! Submit your dance film until 31 January for the Cinedans in partnership with dancescreen 2022 competition + win up to 5.000 EUR.

Workshop on Live Multi-Camera Directing

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Register now for the upcoming IMZ Academy, the unique opportunity to improve your skills on live-multi camera directing in classical music on-site in Gothenburg!


7 Lives of Music - The Kanneh-Mason Family

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Seven siblings, each one a musical sensation. The Kanneh-Masons prove that classical music is not only made by white people for white people.

A New Fidelio to remember

Opus Arte

Beethoven’s only opera is a masterpiece, an uplifting story of risk and triumph. This new production is conducted by Antonio Pappano.

André Heller's House Concerts: Günther Groissböck

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG

In the private ambience of André Heller's apartment in Vienna, the world-renowned bass singer Günther Groissböck gives a concert of a special kind.

Emmanuel Tjeknavorian

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG

The film accompanies the young musician Emmanuel Tjeknavorian along his career path from a very personal and exclusive perspective.

John Williams - The Berlin Concert

C Major Entertainment

The history of film music would be different without him: John Williams. Now for the first time conducting the Berliner Philharmoniker.

Jordi Savall in Stainz - Handel, Fux and Vivaldi

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG

“Vespers of the Blessed Virgin” from styriarte 2021, with choral works by Handel, Fux and Vivaldi, and conducted by Jordi Savall.

Juditha Triumphans

Auditorium Films

Armonia Atenea and Il Pomo d'Oro perform Juditha Triumphans, the only existing oratorio of the four Antonio Vivaldi composed.

Matthew Aucoin’s EURYDICE

Clasart Classic

Matthew Aucoin’s and Sarah Ruhl’s celebrated adaptation of her play is a contemporary vision of the Orpheus myth.


Clasart Classic

The Met presents a recital series featuring some of opera’s biggest stars performing in striking locations across Europe and the U.S.

Modest Mussorgsky’s BORIS GODUNOV

Clasart Classic

One of the pinnacles of the Russian operatic canon starring an extraordinary cast.

Orchestre des Champs Elysée - Schumann, Dvorak...

Auditorium Films

Orchestre des Champs Elysée combines great beauty and fragility, flowing in three uninterrupted movements, just like the impetus that gave birth to it.

Sound of Winter: a Winter Journey

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG

The production combines visual impressions of the Hohe Tauern National Park with Franz Schubert's "Winter Journey".

Super Diva - Opera for everyone

Auditorium Films

Portuguese Soprano Catarina Molder and Super Diva bring opera to everyone!

Terence Blanchard’s FIRE SHUT UP IN MY BONES

Clasart Classic

The Met’s first opera by a black composer offers moments of lyricism in a painful coming-of-age story

The 7 Fingers: Passengers

Auditorium Films

For the duration of a journey, strangers rub shoulders in a train carriage. Inspired by the movement and transition of the journey, they tell their stories.

World Tour to Survival - Richard Tauber 1938

ORF-Enterprise GmbH & Co KG

This documentary depicts the world of the rich and beautiful and paints a remarkable review of the dramatic developments of 1938.


ICMA 2022 Winners Announced!

ICMA - International Classical Music Award

The International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) announced the winners of 26 awards for the 2022 edition - congratulations!

The 50th iEmmy® Awards Competition is open!

International Emmy Award

Enter the competition for the 50th International Emmy® Awards until 17 February 2022!


Elektra by Richard Strauss

Auditorium Films

Opera in one act by Richard Strauss op.58, Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal after the tragedy by Sophocles + Coproduction with the Deutsche Oper am Rhein!

Yuja Wang & Czech Philharmonic with Semyon Bychkov

EuroArts Music International

From the Czech Philharmonic: Yuja Wang plays Stravinsky and Janáček’s Glagolitic Mass.


Austria at Classical:NEXT 2022

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Austria participates at Classical:NEXT 2022, with a focus on companies from the classical music industry. Join too!


ABC Commercial

ABC Commercial has increased its blue-chip slate leading into market season with Inside the Sydney Opera House, a 3-part ob-doc series.

Register for the Global Pitch 2022!

Sunny Side of the Doc

Be part of the Global Pitch 2022 + benefit from exclusive content and unique business opportunities at Sunny Side‘s first international key event of the year!

Two job opportunities at EuroArts!

EuroArts Music International

EuroArts is expanding its team and wants you! Apply now as Sales Manager or show your skills as an Intern.


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