45th Solothurn Film Festival

Two films with music by Pierre Funck will be shown at the 45th Solothurn Film Festival:

• Winter Sonata (animation film by Yves Gutjahr)

• Little Eden (animation film by Nino Christen)

Little Eden has been nominated by SSA and SUISSIMAGE for the best animation film audience award. Screening on Saturday, January 23rd, 2010, 2:00 pm, Reithalle Solothurn.

Awards for Winter Sonata

The animation film Winter Sonata by Yves Gutjahr, with music by Pierre Funck, has been awarded two prizes:

Film Presentation with Live Music

On October 28th at 6:15 pm, the book and DVD “Stellen wir diese Waffe in unseren Dienst”, edited by Schweizerisches Sozialarchiv, will be presented in the cinema Uto Studio in Zurich, with live music by Pierre Funck that had been commissioned for one of the films.

Festival “Fantoche 09”

Two films with music by Pierre Funck have been nominated for competitions at the animation film festival Fantoche:

• Winter Sonata by Yves Gutjahr for the Swiss competition;

• Me and My Monster by Claudia Röthlin for the children films award.

Animation Film Premiere in Lucerne

This year’s graduating works of the Animation Department of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts are going to be premiered in the cinema Bourbaki in Lucerne on June 20th at 8:00 pm. Among them are two films with music by Pierre Funck: Little Eden by Nino Christen and Winter Sonata by Yves Gutjahr.

Legacy of the Great Aletsch to Be Premiered in Washington D. C.

The film Legacy of the Great Aletsch with music by Pierre Funck will be premiered at the D. C. Environmental Film Festival on March 16th at 6:30 pm. Details can be found here.

44th Solothurn Film Festival

Four films with music by Pierre Funck are being shown at the 44th Solothurn Film Festival:

• Wrack (short film by Michael Werder)

• mikro.kosmos (animation film by Nino Christen)

• Crescendo (animation film by Flo Birrer)

• Me and My Monster (animation film by Claudia Röthlin)