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The Winner will get the VIP guest's package to attend the most celebrated Film Music event in the world, the amazing Krakow Film Music Festival, along with all its special events and concerts. He will also be one of the 18 participants of an outstanding 5-day Film Music workshop.
previous guests: Alexandre Desplat, Brian Tyler, Howard Shore, Elliot Goldenthal, Patrick Doyle, Ramin Djawadi, Harry Gregson-Williams, Shigeru Umebayashi, Alberto Iglesias.
Every year there are four major Film Scoring Programs (live & online) from which we choose one, based on the dates and guests and events, to send our Winner. One of them is the new and exciting Screen Composer Academy (SCA), and similar to it the the esteemed Film Scoring Summer Program (FSSP) in Varna. There are also among the superbly educational options, the established events Media Sound Hamburg (MSH) and the amazing World Soundtrack Awards (WSA) in Ghent.
In these educational film scoring events, the Winner will also enjoy masterclasses and workshops, along with personal one-on-one mentoring meetings by the guests.
The 2 Grand Prizes Winners will also enjoy unique 1-on-1 Mentoring Sessions with OTICONS founder and talent agent, George Christopoulos and Emmy-nominated composer Miriam Cutler.
The input provided during the sessions will all be related with Business & Career aspects such as pitching, negotiations, contracts, publishing and communicating more efficiently with filmmakers.
The Top·20 Finalists will be eligible to use the OTICONS Film Music Agency legal representation services, and receive any professional help (i.e. reviewing contracts, negotiating projects). More specifically, the most talented composers among the TOP10 Finalists, will be carefully reviewed by the agents, in order to select any that they would officially like to represent as a member of to the Oticons Roster of Composers!
The submitted compositions of the TOP·20 Finalists will be carefully reviewed by the Oticons sync team, as potential tracks to be part of the unique music library that the Oticons brand-name represents. The composers with the most fitting compositions to the library's concept and especially those of the highest quality, will be able to receive the opportunity of making their music available for Synchronization Licensing!
The submitted compositions of the TOP·10 Winners will be compiled, mastered and digitally released as a Soundtrack Album by record label Massive Music/Music Package. The composers will be properly credited as the authors of the works, plus bonus tracks by some of the rest of the TOP·20 Finalists shall be included in the album!