Advertising

Music Film Festival in Vienna, Austria from 30 June - 2 September

Author: IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The IMZ is happy to again contribute to the programme of some wonderful music film festivals. Among them: The Film Festival at Vienna Rathausplatz, which offers 65 days full of opera, jazz, pop, ballet and contemporary dance in front of the Vienna City Hall!

  • Film Festival at Vienna Rathausplatz | Copyright: © Stadt Wien Marketing

    Film Festival at Vienna Rathausplatz © Stadt Wien Marketing

The Film Festival at Vienna Rathausplatz (AT) was first organised in 1991 and is the largest festival of its kind worldwide. Even in its 28th year, the festival is not one bit old and continues to fascinate with its impressive 300m2 screen and state-of-the-art technical equipment.

During a time span of 65 screening days, Viennese residents and tourists alike could enjoy exceptional operas + musicals, classical + pop and rock concerts, ballet + dance films as well as short films and a designated children’s programme.

Incomparable stars from the classical realm such as Anna Netrebko, Elīna Garanča, Juan Diego Flórez, Teodor Currentzis, Ricardo Muti, Plácido Domingo, Gustavo Dudamel, Vladimir Horowitz or Glenn Gould delight with their talent and charisma. The pop + jazz programme is shaped by wonderful artists like Alicia Keys, Nelly Furtado, Norah Jones, Roger Cicero or Ray Charles.

Contemporary dance productions like “Play” created by Alexander Ekman or the entertaining “Discofootball” will deliver stunning moments while fans of classical ballet get to enjoy "Swan Lake" or "Nutcracker".

Moreover, young visitors can look forwad to Wagner's "Nibelung Ring" or Alma Deutscher's "Cinderella".

As a special highlight this year, cultural anniversaries will be celebrated and included in the programme: Leonard Bernstein would have his 100th birthday this year, Bossanova celebrates its 60th anniversary and the legendary Falco has sadly been dead for 20 years.

Set in front of the spectacular scenery of the Viennese city hall, the open air cinema was complemented with an outstanding culinary festival, serving creative and exotic delicacies. Once again, the Film Festival at Vienna Rathausplatz will be a favourite summer activity for Viennese residents and a must-see for visitors and tourists.

Learn more about the IMZ Music Film Festivals: www.musicfilmfestivals.com

ADVERTISING

YOU MIGHT ALSO BE INTERESTED IN...

Vienna Music Film Festival in Yekaterinburg, Russia from 26 July - 15 August

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

A fulminant ninth edition of the Vienna Music Film Festival will take place in Yekaterinburg, Russia. The IMZ is happy to provide the programming for this wonderful festival!

DVD + Blu-Ray: Lehár – Das Land des Lächelns

Accentus Music GmbH

With Lehár’s masterpiece in a star-studded production from the Opernhaus Zürich, Accentus Music presents its first operetta release on DVD and Blu-ray.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Bernstein conducts Tristan und Isolde

C Major Entertainment

This is one of the most beautiful and brilliant recordings of Wagner´s Tristan und Isolde and it´s first time available on DVD and Bluray.

Study better with Octomonk

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Gothenburg Symphony gives peace of mind (and maybe a little smarter students) with a playful free app.

SUBSCRIBE TO THE IMZ MAILINGS


Benefit from exclusive insights + opportunties with a thematic variety of IMZ Mailings to choose from.

By clicking "SUBSCRIBE" you consent that your data can be processed by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre for the purposes of processing your inquiry.