German Documentary Film Music Award and German Composition Funding Award
We cordially invite you to the festive award ceremony of the German Documentary Film Music Award 2021 and the German Composition Funding Award in the presence of the award winners as well as representatives of the jury and award donors.
German Documentary Film Music Award
The German Documentary Film Music Award is sponsored by the Versicherungskammer Kulturstiftung and is endowed with 5,000 euros. With this prize, which is unique in Germany, DOK.fest München honours the artistic significance of music in documentaries. The prize is supported by the Promotion and Assistance Fund of the German Composers' Association (DKV) and the German Film Composers' Union (DEFKOM).
This year, the German Documentary Film Music Award 2021 goes to Christoph Schauer for his music to the film SOLDATEN (SOLDIERS) by Christian von Brockhausen, Willem Konrad.
German Composition Funding Award
As part of the German Documentary Film Music Award ceremony, the DOK.forum German Composition Funding Award will be awarded for a composition project in development. The prize is endowed with 2,500 euros and is donated by Sonoton Music.
Moderation: Christina Wolf
Award ceremony of the German Documentary Film Music Award
and of the German Composition Funding Award
Sunday, 09 May 2021
The award ceremony is free of charge, the first broadcast can be accessed directly via the DOK.fest Munich homepage.
Tickets for the winning film SOLDATEN (SOLDIERS) now available in presale, the film can be watched from 06 to 23 May 2021.
This insightful film gives three young men in basic military training the space to reflect on their background, their problems, fears and dreams. An intensive look at Germany’s professional army in the context of global warfare.
We present the German Premiere of the film.
No youth rating
English/Original Title: SOLDIERS. Writer: Christian von Brockhausen & Willem Konrad. Camera: Christian von Brockhausen & Willem Konrad. Sound: Christian von Brockhausen & Willem Konrad. Editing: Willem Konrad. Music: Christoph Schauer. Production: keine. Producer: keiner. Redaktion: Timo Großpietsch (NDR). Length: 102 min. International Sales: In Prüfung: First Hand Films Distribution: in Bewerbung, Farbfilm, realfiction