BIFSC2020 AWARD WINNERS
Our participants for the Berlin International Film Scoring Competition 2020, had to compose an original score for the film 'ESCAPE', a cinematic poem about the world-changing power of invention
Below you can watch the 3 Award-Winning scores
1st Prize Winner
2nd Prize Winner
Danilo Silva Aguiar
3rd Prize Winner
A cinematic poem about the world-changing power of invention
This is a no-sound version of the film
Escape invites the audience to imagine and experience a joyous vision of the future. It is a story of persistence and passion that is intended to inspire individuals to never give up on their hopes and dreams.
After crash-landing on a desolate planet, a lone space explorer must find a way to make her new home habitable. The teenage heroine is an older version of the central character in our Emmy award–winning film, Silent, known there as “the Kid.” This intrepid character displays courage, passion, determination, and curiosity as she transforms the barren landscape she has found into a beautiful planet.
DIRECTORS: Limbert Fabian, Brandon Oldenburg
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Lampton Enochs, Vince Voron
PRODUCERS: Trish FarnsworthSmith, Angus McGilpin
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Wendell Riley
EDITOR: Calvin O’Neal Jr.
MUSIC by Imogen Heap
SOUND SCORE by Nick Ryan
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE by Alexis Michallek
AUDIO MIX TECHNICAL LEAD: Matt Desborough, Jurgen Scharpf
RERECORDING MIXER: Adam Daniels, Graham Daniels
SOUND SERVICES: Point 1 Post
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2020 Awards List
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Filmaker / Producer
Primetime Emmy nominee Dr. Fredi Devas is a wildlife filmmaker who cares deeply about the natural world and the challenges it faces. Having worked on Meerkat Manor and Nick Baker’s Weird Creatures, he joined the BBC to work on Frozen Planet and then Wild Arabia. On Planet Earth II he decided to leave the wildernesses behind to produce and direct.
Lesley established UK Film Music in March 2019 following several years representing and managing prominent and award-winning composers from the UK and mainland Europe. With a career history including international marketing and the Visual Arts, Lesley is keen to bring a different approach to representation.
Michalis is an active composer, Professor of Composition at the Aristotle University and the Head of the New Music Lab. He studied along side great musical minds of the 20th century
such as O. Messiaen, W. P. Boulez, T. Takemitsu, and I. Xenakis
Mihali Palaeologou is a composer based in Berlin. His award winning music has been performed in Europe, USA, Japan, China and Australia. He is a passionate Film Music educator and conductor. Mihali is the Artistic Director of the Berlin International Film Scoring Competition and Founder of the
Fusion Film Scoring Workshops
Director / Visual Artist
Maxim Zhestkov is a visual artist and motion designer based in Russia. He created and directed the film "Sputnik", selected for the first Berlin International Film Scoring Competition. His main passions are animation, design and cinematography which he combines for clients around the globe including Adobe, Google, Microsoft, Fox, MTV, IDEO, BMW,