MI2N
Music Industry News Network
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1ST
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Career Announcements (more headlines) 10-28-2012

Japan's Ryuichi Sakamoto To Receive APSA 2012 FIAPF Award

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://www.asiapacificscreenawards.com/webcast
The Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) and FIAPF-International Federation of Film Producers Associations announced that internationally renowned Japanese composer, actor and musician Ryuichi Sakamoto will be the 2012 recipient of the FIAPF award for Outstanding Achievement in Film in the Asia Pacific region.

An Oscar, Grammy and two time Golden Globe winner for his film compositions, Ryuichi Sakamoto will personally accept the award at the sixth annual APSA ceremony on November 23 in Brisbane, Australia.

In what will be an undeniable highlight, APSA is honoured to confirm virtuoso pianist Ryuichi Sakamoto will perform two pieces during the ceremony. This Australian exclusive performance will mark the first time in six years that Ryuichi Sakamoto has performed in the country.

Within the world of film Sakamoto's vast body of work is incredibly diverse, with his dozens of film scores covering fiction, documentary and animated feature films. Attesting to the unparalleled quality and universal appeal of his work, Sakamoto's outstanding musical compositions have played a key role in films by filmmakers from both across the Asia Pacific region and far beyond, as well as films set around the world and in a multitude of languages including Arabic, Japanese, English, French and Spanish.

As the recipient of the FIAPF Award, Mr Sakamoto will be inducted into the Asia Pacific Screen Academy, joining fellow Japanese filmmakers who, since 2007, have collectively received nominations in every APSA award category, including APSA award winners Noritaka Kawaguchi, Masahiro Motoki, Isao Matsuoka, and Shinobu Terajima.

Films from Japan have received six award nominations for the sixth annual Asia Pacific Screen Awards, the equal highest amount of nominations from any country in 2012, with Turkey also receiving six nominations. Films from Japan are nominated across the three categories of Best Documentary, Animated and Children's Feature Film, with winners in these categories to be determined by the Asia Pacific Screen Academy members.

The Asia Pacific Screen Awards is an international cultural initiative of the Queensland Government, Australia with the support of Events Queensland, endorsed by UNESCO and FIAPF-International Federation of Film Producers' Associations, in alliance with the European Film Academy and AFI | AACTA.

WATCH THE CEREMONY WEBCAST LIVE on Friday November 23, 2012 at: http://www.asiapacificscreenawards.com/webcast

View the full list of 2012 APSA Nominees at: http://www.asiapacificscreenacademy.com/2012/10/2012-asia-pacific-screen-awards-nominees





Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

Celebrating 10 Years Of Success And Community In The Midwest With Mindset Evolution

The Underground Presents PLANETROX China 2015

Dramatic New Solo Piano Album Represents Several "Firsts" For Award-Winning Artist Fiona Joy And Cookie Marenco’s Blue Coast Music Group

On Easter Sunday 2015, The Light Will Shine In The Darkness

Meresha - 1st Ever World Music Premier On The #1 Social Media Startup Tsu April 7

Legendary Stax Guitarist Steve Cropper And Rock Newcomer Matt Miller Make Beautiful Music Together

Taiwan's Bearbabes Answer "How To Love" With Upcoming Performances

Aleynu. New Video From LENKA LICHTENBERG Is Upon Us!



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» ICMP, CMPA And CMRRA Support SODRAC In Supreme Court Royalties Case
» Beatport Introduces Free Mobile Apps With Unlimited Streaming Music
» International Recording Artist "David Correy" Signs To 50/50 Music Group
» The Notionaries "Excited Eyes" VEVO Release Coming April 1st, 2015
» A Warmer Welcome To Big Business From EDM
» Ethan Kaplan Joins Gracenote As General Manager Of Music
» Sound Designer And Editor Talks Business, Creativity, And Technology
» Deadline Extended For 2015’s International Music+Sound Awards
» J Metro Releases New Single "Magic"
» Bangtower Producer Jon Pomplin Signs Endorsement Deal With Conquest Sound USA


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» Inside All That Matters: John Cappo, CEO, AEG China
» Inside All That Matters: Shen LiHui, Founder, Modernsky Entertainment
» Rock In Rio Teams With Fanstang To Stream Festival In Mainland China And Integrate Chinese Music Into Future Shows
» Inside All That Matters: Marc Vincent, President, Sennheiser Greater China
» Inside All That Matters: John Cappo, CEO, AEG China
» Inside All That Matters: Shen LiHui, Founder, Modernsky Entertainment
» Inside All That Matters: Marc Vincent, President, Sennheiser Greater China
» ReverbNation And SESAC To Nurture Emerging Artists
» Veteran Chinese Rocker Wu Tong Presents "Song Of The Sheng"
» Inner-Mongolian Indie Band Ajinai's World Tour Launches In Toronto
» 26th Annual Golden Melody Awards & Festival
» Toyota 'Feeling The Street' Global Street Music Campaign

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.