This annual festival showcases international works of film and video with fascinating soundtracks, idiosyncratic sound design, eclectic scoring and innovative approaches to the sound-image relationship. Cinesonika is based at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada. If you are interested in bringing the festival to your area, or having your home institution host the Cinesonika academic conference, please inquire by email
The Golden Earwax
An officially inscribed golden (coloured) earwax shaped prize, awarded for the best sonik-cinema experience of the festival.
Congratulations to Retrocognition by Eric Patrick & Jed Feder who is the 2013 winner of CINESONIKA's Golden Earwax.
An international academic conference to present and disseminate research in soundtrack studies. More information for this year is available on the conference page.
Board of Directors
The CINESONIKA Festival Society is a registered BC not-for-profit Society. The board of directors is comprised of the following individuals:
Sue Ann Bartecko