The 13th EDI Awards ceremony took place in Zurich on Thursday evening 1st November 2012, where the IRF won Bronze, the third highest award, for its three Tv Ad Clips, created by TBWA Switzerland and Pumpkin Films Zurich.
The EDI Awards celebrate the best Swiss commercial, industrial and corporate films of the year. The competition is held under the patronage of the Swiss Federal Department of the Interior and the Swiss Film Association.
The EDI Jury commented that the three IRF Tv spots best portrayed the visual aspect of the unique IRF format – the world’s first and only such festival and conference platform.
The winning clips were:
“We are overwhelmed with this award and consider us most fortunate to have been accompanied and supported by Andy and Frederick’s creative and their team at TBWA for the past years” said Darryl & Miguel at the IRF, adding “and a BIG thank you to Pumpkin Films of Zurich for their visual interpretation of the IRF”.
Bronze Winner for Commercials. Tv & Cinema Ad Spots
International Radio Festival Zurich
Client: International Radio Festival, Miguel Alvarez & Darryl von Däniken
Producer: Lamar Hawkins
Idea & Script: Frederick Rossmann, Samuel Wicki, Karim Huu Do
Direction: Karim Huu Do
Camera: Karim Huu Do, David Luraschi
Production & Design: Camille Lichtenstern, David Luraschi, Karim Huu Do
Editing: Karim Huu Do
Visual Effects by Fraqument.de: Götz Hudelmaier, David Puriviance
Music: Fadel Gomari
The 4th Edition of the IRF will take place in Zurich 4-8 June 2013, with special pop-up editions planned for the 2014 Winter Olympics, and the Summer Games in Rio in 2016.