Day 3 (July 1, 2016) of MOSMA commenced with two press conferences, with guests Kenji Kawai (RANMA, RINGU) and the legendary Italian composer Pino Donaggio (CARRIE, BODY DOUBLE).
Argentinian composer Federico Jusid then hosted a public panel where he spoke about his work for Spanish television (including ISABEL and CARLOS, REY EMPERADOR) and films MISCONDUCT, NERUDA, and the upcoming KIDNAP.
The evening concert, which took place at Teatro Echegaray, featured “Golden Scores” curated by Tadlow Records founder James Fitzpatrick. The concert featured classic film music from EL CID, THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, DR. ZHIVAGO and more recent classics from GLADIATOR and STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS.
Following the public concert, a private invitation only gala was held at the Russian Museum, where the Jerry Goldsmith Awards were presented. In attendance were MOSMA guests including Pino Donaggio, Federico Jusid, Kenji Kawai, Daniel Pemberton, and Sean Callery. The winners are as follows:
Manel Miralles / Hell in 16mm
BEST SCORE – FREE CREATION
Carla F. Benedicto / Hope
Luigi Ferri & Giulia Penna / Perdeti Ora
BEST SCORE FOR PROMOTIONAL WORK
Iván Ruiz / Nancy, la Madre de Thomas Edison
BEST SCORE FOR ADVERTISING
Daniel Diaz / Sogama
TELEVISION OR WEB SERIES
Jamie Christopherson / Loves Finds You in Valentine
Alan Williams / Moving Art: Underwater
Neal Acree / Revelation Online
SHORT FILM – ANIMATED
Jamie Messenger / The Orchestra
SHORT FILM – LIVE ACTION
Stuart Hancock / Killing Thyme
LONG FORM FILM
Frank Ilfman / Abulele
BEST OF THE BEST
In addition the festival awards a special prize for the Best Composer of this, the 11th edition (selected from all of the Jerry Goldsmith winners) – which was awarded to Neal Acree.
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