Submit your score for the 2021 Discovery of the Year Award!
With the prestigious Discovery of the Year Award, the WSAcademy honours emerging talents in film scoring. Do you meet the eligibility criteria? Submit your original score for a feature-length fiction or documentary film now! (Early-bird deadline: 15 May.)
Participate in the WSA Film Music Composition Contest
Registrations for the 20th edition of the World Soundtrack Awards Film Music Composition Contest are now open. This year we invite participants to write an original composition for a selected excerpt for a scene from Nanook of the North, Robert J. Flaherty’s 1922 groundbreaking silent documentary.
Save the date | WSA2021 - 23.10
Next year, the WSA steps into its third decade. And if the world permits it, let's make WSA2021 bigger and bolder than before! Make sure you already mark your calendars. The World Soundtrack Awards Ceremony & Concert closes Film Fest Ghent on 23 October 2021. But before the WSAcademy hands out its awards, there is the annual theme concert on 21 October 2021.
Become a member of our World Soundtrack Academy
As a film music professional, it’s not always easy to make yourself visible or discuss your craft and art outside the writing room. Get a chance at meeting and honouring your peers. With the annual World Soundtrack Awards and WSA Industry Days, the WSA is an ever-growing platform for composers for screen that helped launch the careers of incredible talents such as Nicholas Britell, Gustavo Santoalalla, Dario Marianelli, Tamar-kali and many more. Become a member and join us in Ghent in October 2021.