Daniel Pemberton receives IFMCA Award for Composer of the Year

Composer Daniel Pemberton has been presented with the 2020 International Film Music Critics Association Award for Composer of the Year by IFMCA member Tim Burden. Pemberton’s varied projects over the year included the literary adventure Enola Holmes, based on the popular young adult novels by Nancy Springer about the ...

IFMCA introduces new members for 2021

We are very pleased to announce that two film music journalists have joined the IFMCA in 2021. We are delighted to have the expertise and experience of Ignacio Marqués Cuadra and Mario Pons Sansegundo. Ignacio is an architect from Spain who has been writing soundtrack reviews and articles for ...

IFMCA Award Winners 2020

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2020 IFMCA AWARDS CHRISTOPHER WILLIS WINS SCORE OF THE YEAR FOR THE DICKENSIAN COMEDY “THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD,” CARLOS RAFAEL RIVERA WINS TWO AWARDS FOR HIT TV SERIES “THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT” FEBRUARY 18, 2021 — The International Film Music ...

SCORE MASTERS: Celebrating John Williams and Jerry Goldsmith

Two film music podcasts join forces for two hours to present a discussion of two legendary film composers! Not long ago, the Ipswich Film Theatre had planned a special event to celebrate the work of composers John Williams and Jerry Goldsmith: a weekend of films highlighting some of the ...

IFMCA Award Nominations 2020

INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED DANIEL PEMBERTON AND HANS ZIMMER RECEIVE FIVE NOMINATIONS EACH COMEDY CATEGORY DOMINATED BY WOMEN COMPOSERS FIRST EVER JAPANESE FILM NOMINATED FOR SCORE OF THE YEAR FEBRUARY 4, 2021. The International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) announces its list of nominees for ...

IFMCA welcomes five new members in 2020

We are very pleased to announce that five film music journalists have joined the IFMCA in 2020. J. Blake Fichera is the author of Scored to Death: Conversations with Some of Horror’s Greatest Composers, which was released in 2016 to positive reviews. He has taught film studies at the ...