Love, Loss, and Other Lessons Learned Awarded in Cannes

Love, Loss and Other Lessons Learned, a promotional film for the University of St. Gallen (produced by instantview and Zense, with music by Pierre Funck) has been awarded a “Golden Dolphin” in the category “corporate image filmes” at the 5th Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards. The award was presented in Cannes on 2 October.  The Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards is one of the most important corporate film festivals in Europe.

A making-of film can be found here.

Freefalling to Be Premiered at Zurich Film Festival

The 83-minute documentary Freefalling – A Love Story by Mirjam von Arx (music by Adrian Frutiger and Pierre Funck) will be screened twice at Zurich Film Festival:

  • Friday 26 September, 6:00 p.m., Arthouse Le Paris (world premiere)
  • Wednesday 1 October, 4:30 p.m., Corso 2

Details and tickets

Elite on Tour

The film Elite by Piet Baumgartner (music by Pierre Funck) has been screened or will be screened at the following festivals:

From Earth and Ink on Tour

The film From Earth and Ink by Jonathan Laskar (music by Pierre Funck) will be screened at the following festivals:

Half of the World to Be Premiered in Locarno

The film Half of the World by Jérôme Furrer (music by Pierre Funck) has been nominated for the competition “Pardi di domani” on the 67th Locarno Film Festival.

Screening dates:
Monday 11 August 2014, 2:00 pm, La Sala
Tuesday 12 August 2014, 11:30 am, L’Altra Sala
Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 9:00 pm, L’Altra Sala

ZHdK 2014 Graduation Film Screening

This year’s bachelor and master graduation films of the Zurich University of the Arts, including the film Half of the World by Jérôme Furrer with music by Pierre Funck, will be screened on 16–19 and 23–26 June 2014 in the ZHdK Vortragssaal, Ausstellungsstraße 60. Details here.

From Earth and Ink Wins Basel Film Award

The animation film From Earth and Ink by Jonathan Laskar (music by Pierre Funck) has won the Basel film award in the category art films, endowed with CHF 3000.

Love, Loss, and Other Lessons Learned

On 28 April 2014 the University of St. Gallen published their new promotional film, produced by instantview and Zense, and with music by Pierre Funck. After a couple of days the film got over 10,000 YouTube clicks. Here are two reviews, one by St. Galler Tagblatt and one by NZZ Campus.

Production details can be found on the Facebook page of the film, including photos of the studio session with Antonello Messina (accordion) and David Schnee (viola). The recording was made by Jacques Kieffer at Tonmanufaktur.