Sandra Tomek is the founder, producer and artistic director of the Film Music Gala Concert »Hollywood in Vienna«, which she designed and created in 2007.

She is responsible for music programming up to the staging of the event. With the synthesis of the arts music & film, she wants to attract new audiences and aims to elucidate the musical connection between Vienna and Hollywood. The cultural manager and specialist in internal medicine is committed to foster the awareness of the historic, artistic and psychological significance of film music. For that purpose she founded the event agency »Best of Film Music« in 2006. Besides »Hollywood in Vienna«, Tomek is also director of the »International Film Music Days Vienna«—together with Alexander Kukelka—and initiator of the »International Film Music Symposium Vienna«, »International Film Music Academy Vienna«, the »Vienna Film Music Award« and »Max Steiner Award«.