October 3, 2019
October 5, 2019

VIFF AMP brings together local and international supervisors, composers and post-production experts to engage in panels, workshops and networking events that explore the essential role music plays in film and television.

Over a two-day conference, world-class experts will weigh in on subjects such as diversity in the music marketplace, the art of music supervision and how music rights management victories around the world are benefiting songwriters and composers. 

Announcing AMP 2019 Keynote: Cliff Martinez

Charting a dynamic 30 year career, BAFTA award-winning film composer Cliff Martinez is widely-known for his idiosyncratic and now iconic music for Drive, Spring Breakers, Trafficand The Knick. He is also in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a drummer of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers and Captain Beefheart’s Magic Band.

At an intimate AMP keynote event, Martinez will talk about his approach to composition and sources of inspiration, as well as his long-standing creative partnership with Steven Soderbergh (Traffic, The Knick) and Nicolas Refn (Drive).

AMP summit highlights include:

  • A keynote with BAFTA award winning composer, Cliff Martinez (DriveSpring Breakers)
  • Euphoria and Atlanta music supervisor Jen Malone, Rudy Chung (Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men), Yvette Metoyer (Halt and Catch FireThe Walking Dead), Aamina Gant (Starand LA-based podcaster, writer, DJ and hip-hop aficionado Oliver Wang (Soul Sides, Heat Rockson the evolution of hip hop on screen
  • Emmy Award-winning composer Jeff Russo (Fargo, Star Trek: Discovery) masterclass
  • Wendy & Lisaformer band for Prince in the Purple Rain-era turned composers/supervisors on a Composers for Change panel with Starr Parodi (Alliance of Women Film Composers) and Tracy McKnight (Women in Film, Hunger Games).

View the full AMP Summit lineup here: