ENNIO MORRICONE (1928-2020)

ENNIO MORRICONE – A TRIBUTE by James Southall Prolific and prodigiously talented, few film composers could claim to have had the cultural impact of Ennio Morricone. He has written music for popes and kings; packed arenas around the world, playing for thousands of doting fans; seen his music travel ...

IFMCA Award Winners 2019

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2019 IFMCA AWARDS; JOHN WILLIAMS REIGNS SUPREME WITH MULTIPLE AWARDS HONORING HIS FINAL STAR WARS SCORE, “THE RISE OF SKYWALKER” FEBRUARY 20, 2020 — The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) announces its list of winners for excellence in musical scoring ...

IFMCA Award Nominations 2019

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED HILDUR GUÐNADÓTTIR RECEIVES FIVE NOMINATIONS; MULTIPLE NOMINATIONS FOR ALEXANDRE DESPLAT, BEAR McCREARY, THOMAS NEWMAN, JOHN WILLIAMS. FEBRUARY 6, 2020. The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) announces its list of nominees for excellence in musical scoring in 2019, for the 16th ...

IFMCA members celebrate America in Space

On a cool August night in Los Angeles, IFMCA members Jon Broxton and Daniel Schweiger were among the thousands of attendees at the Hollywood Bowl for “America in Space,” a concert celebrating the achievements of NASA, the Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), and ...

Amelia Warner receives IFMCA Award for Breakthrough Composer of the Year

Composer Amelia Warner has been presented with the International Film Music Critics Association Award for Breakthrough Composer of the Year by IFMCA members Johannes Ruckstuhl and Peter Simons. Warner was honored for her enormously impressive mainstream debut work scoring the literary drama based on the life of the groundbreaking ...

Christopher Lennertz receives IFMCA Award for Lost in Space

Composer Christopher Lennertz has been presented with the 2018 International Film Music Critics Association Award for Best Original Score for Television by IFMCA member Jon Broxton, for his work on the Netflix reboot of the classic sci-fi show Lost in Space. This is Lennertz’s second IFMCA Award; he previously ...