Lithuania hosted 10th International Congress on Musical Signification (ICMS 10) October 21-25, 2008. A four-day event focused on various aspects of musicology, including film music. The Congress is organized since 1986 and has venues every two or three years.
The Picture Gallery of M.K.Ciurlionis Museum opens its door to the fifth annual show "Art + Art to Communicate". This year the organizers put emphasis on the implementation of the sound in arts. The usage of the sonic elements in modern art installations is recent.
For the third year Film Music Magazine presents an exclusive national conference for film composers. The event sums up the trends in film and game music industry.
The Lithuanian televisions start autumn by announcing new shows and programs. The filmmakers are busy with either shooting the films or developing new stories. It looks like everybody is busy and working. But where is FUN? The fun is around the corner, I would say. It is fun when today is somehow different from yesterday.
Entertainment and Film News Source www.Variety.com presents Alissa Simon’s review about the Lithuanian film The Collectress. Being selected to the 43rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the film is screened at East of the West competition.