Awards

Vote now for the PUBLIC CHOICE AWARD!

All soundtrack and film music fans worldwide can cast their personal vote for what they consider the best soundtrack of the past 12 months. The soundtrack that gets the highest number of votes will receive the World Soundtrack Public Choice Award 2017!

Only one vote per person is allowed. The voting procedure is monitored by PwC.

The voting period is set from 2017-07-03 to 2017-09-08, stay tuned!

Mid-September, 5 nominated scores will be announced and the 5 nominated composers will be invited to join us during the World Soundtrack Awards Gala & Concert (Wed 18 Oct)!

More info on the WSAwards Gala & Concert here.

Eligibility criteria for the World Soundtrack Public Choice 2017:

- only scores for feature films (no documentaries, no shorts, no TV formats)

- film must have had a theatrical release between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2017 (no DVD / TV / limited release)

No inspiration? IFMCA to the rescue!

If you’re not sure yet which score you would call your ‘favourite’ of the year, you can have a look at the indicative shortlist here below, established by members of the International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA).

The IFMCA is an association of online, print and radio journalists who specialize in writing and broadcasting about original film, television and game music. Since its inception the IFMCA in 2004 has grown to comprise over 65 members from countries such as Australia, Belgium, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. 

IFMCA aims “to promote, celebrate, and comment on the art of film music and the composers who create it through published critical reviews, articles, opinion pieces, interviews, radio broadcasts, videos, public appearances, and via the annual IFMCA Awards

For more information about the International Film Music Critics Association go to www.filmmusiccritics.org , visit our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter @ifmca, or contact us at press@filmmusiccritics.org.”

Public Choice voting

A Cure For Wellness Benjamin Wallfisch Vote now Listen on Spotify
A Monster Calls Fernando Velázquez Vote now Listen on Spotify
A United Kingdom Patrick Doyle Vote now Listen on Spotify
Alien: Covenant Jed Kurzel Vote now Listen on Spotify
American Pastoral Alexandre Desplat Vote now Listen on Spotify
Arrival Jóhann Jóhannsson Vote now Listen on Spotify
Beauty and the Beast Alan Menken Vote now Listen on Spotify
Bitter Harvest Benjamin Wallfisch Vote now Listen on Spotify
Brimestone Tom Holkenborg Vote now Listen on Spotify
Captain Underpants Theodore Shapiro Vote now Listen on Spotify
Cézanne et Moi Éric Neveux Vote now Listen on Spotify
Doctor Strange Michael Giacchino Vote now Listen on Spotify
El Faro de las Orcas Pascal Gaigne Vote now Listen on Spotify
El Jugador de Ajedrez Alejandro Vivas Vote now / Watch on Youtube
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them James Newton Howard Vote now Listen on Spotify
Hacksaw Ridge Rupert Gregson-Williams Vote now Listen on Spotify
Hell or High Water Nick Cave & Warren Ellis Vote now Listen on Spotify
Hidden Figures Hans Zimmer/Benjamin Wallfisch/Pharell Williams Vote now Listen on Spotify
I Am Not Madame Bovary Du Wei Vote now
Jackie Mica Levi Vote now Listen on Spotify
Juste la Fin du Monde Gabriel Yared Vote now Listen on Spotify
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Daniel Pemberton Vote now Listen on Spotify
Kubo and the Two Strings Dario Marianelli Vote now Listen on Spotify
La La Land Justin Hurwitz Vote now Listen on Spotify
Lion Dustin O'Halloran & Volker Bertelmann (aka. Hauschka) Vote now Listen on Spotify
Logan Marco Beltrami Vote now Listen on Spotify
Los del Tunel Carles Cases Vote now Listen on Spotify
Magnus Uno Helmersson Vote now Listen on Spotify
Manchester by the Sea Lesley Barber Vote now Listen on Spotify
Moonlight Nicholas Britell Vote now Listen on Spotify
My Cousin Rachel Rael Jones Vote now Listen on Spotify
Nerve Rob Simonsen Vote now Listen on Spotify
Nocturnal Animals Abel Korzeniowski Vote now Listen on Spotify
Pasaje al Amanecer Diego Navarro Vote now Listen on Spotify
Pete's Dragon Daniel Hart Vote now Listen on Spotify
Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Geoff Zanelli Vote now Listen on Spotify
Plan de Fuga Pascal Gaigne Vote now Listen on Spotify
Rogue One Michael Giacchino Vote now Listen on Spotify
Star Trek Beyond Michael Giacchino Vote now Listen on Spotify
Swallows and Amazons Ilan Eshkeri Vote now Listen on Spotify
The Birth of a Nation Henry Jackman Vote now Listen on Spotify
The Light Between Oceans Alexandre Desplat Vote now Listen on Spotify
The Magnificent Seven James Horner & Simon Franglen Vote now Listen on Spotify
The Mummy Brian Tyler Vote now Listen on Spotify
The Promise Gabriel Yared Vote now / Watch on Youtube
The Student Ilya Demutsky Vote now / Watch on Youtube
Viceroy's House A.R. Rahman Vote now Listen on Spotify
Voice from the Stone Michael Wandmacher Vote now Listen on Spotify
Zipi y Zape y la Isla del Capitán Fernando Velázquez Vote now Listen on Spotify
If your favorite is not in the list you can cast a personal vote here.