An Early Morning / Third Panel

Dan Poland (2010)

Even though I finally made it to sleep around 2:30am, for some bizarre reason I woke up at 6am and couldn’t get back to sleep.  So I dragged myself out of bed at 6:30, and wrote up all those blog posts that you have probably just read. Breakfast today was more of the same as yesterday, except that I decided to go for some eggs. Apparently they make a nice little round “two fried eggs and bacon” plate that was …

Second Panel / Tan Dun Concert / Late Night Reception

Dan Poland (2010)

The second panel, “Promoting Film Music” was to be hosted by Doug Adams, but unfortunately he was sick and unable to make the trip to Poland. Nancy Knutsen stepped in, and the panel was a bit freeform, with the topics ranging from soundtrack publicity, to websites, to music festivals and concerts.  The last half hour was especially interesting,when one of the gentlemen in the audience got into a rather heated debate (all in Polish) with a few members of the …

Morning in Krakow / First Panel

Dan Poland (2010)

Being pretty tired and rather jet-lagged, I got more-or-less a full night’s sleep, waking up a little before 8am. Around 8:40 I headed to breakfast downstairs in the hotel, which was comprised of a whole lot of small plates with various items on it, for one to pick from. Cheeses,meats,herring, some sort of pate, bread, pastries, vegetables, cereal, muesli, dried fruit, etc., all for the picking. So I made myself a light little meal, and worked on my notes for …