Berner Filmpreis Awarded to Flirt

The film Flirt by Rahel Gerber (music by Pierre Funck) has been awarded the “Berner Filmpreis” in the category “best animation film”.

Portrait to Be Broadcast by Luxembourg “Radio 100,7”

During this autumn, music journalist Isabelle Wiltgen presents Luxembourgish film composers in her series „Musek fir ze kucken“ (“music to look at”) at the Luxembourg radio station Radio 100,7. A portrait of Pierre Funck (in Luxembourgish) will be broadcast on Wednesday 11 November at 1:30 p.m. (replay at 7:30 p.m.) – details here.

Flirt on Tour

The film Flirt by Rahel Gerber (music by Pierre Funck) has been screened or will be screened at the following festivals:


Alfonso Awarded at Shortynale

The Grand Prix „Best Film“ of the short film festival Shortynale in Klosterneuburg (Austria) has been awarded to Alfonso by Jan-Eric Mack (music by Pierre Funck) 

Flirt to Be Premiered in Annecy

The short film Flirt by Rahel Gerber (music by Pierre Funck) shows how a man who, while hanging up his laundry, sees how easily his shirt brushes against an anonymous dress. He’s closer than ever to his bliss. The film is in competition at the Festival d’Annecy, which is regarded as the biggest and most siginificant animation film festival in the world.

Projection dates:
Monday 15 June 2015, 4:00 pm, Pathé 3
Tuesday 16 June 2015, 11:00 pm, Bonlieu Grande Salle
Thursday 18 June 2015, 8:30 pm, Salle Pierre Lamy
Details and tickets here.

Elite Wins Award in Landshut

The film Elite by Piet Baumgartner (music by Pierre Funck) has been awarded the prize “best short fiction film”  by the jury of the 16th Landshut short film festival.

“Pink Apple” 2015 Festival Trailer

For the 18th edition of “Pink Apple”, director Piet Baumgartner made a cheeky trailer about the festival’s coming of age.

Camera and color correction: Stefan Dux
Production design: Annina Geeser, Andrea Schmidli
Music: Pierre Funck
Saxophone: Jonas Labhart
Mixing: Jacques Kieffer

50th Solothurn Film Festival

Two films with music by Pierre Funck will be screened at the Solothurn Film Festival (22–29 January 2015):

Details here, tickets here