Events from previous editions
Location: Capitole Gent
Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking masterpiece '2001: A Space Odyssey' is exactly fifty years old in 2018 and that is worth celebrating. Under the title '2001 and Beyond: A Symphonic Odyssey' Film Fest Gent will be conducting a concert on October 18th of…
Sound supervisor Val Kuklowsky knows what he's talking about. His work includes over 100 titles such as Independence Day and tv-success Game of Thrones, which makes him the perfect instructor for this masterclass about sound supervision and the flow between sound design,…
An hallucinatory audiovisual collage.
Within the framework of the upcoming World Soundtrack Awards, Film Fest Gent will host the very first concert dedicated to Carter Burwell’s film work. Brussels Philharmonic, conducted by Dirk Brossé, will perform his original scores accompanied by film clips on the big screen.
Expanded cinema, tape loops and shadow play.
Though pianist-composers Hauschka and O’Halloran are longtime friends, Garth Davis’ 'Lion' marks their first cinematic collaboration, reflecting the composers’ shared interests in both classical and avant-garde compositions. After pursuing solo careers for many years, both treated the film score as something…
New scores for avant-garde cinema by former Sonic Youth frontman.