Thursday, September 15, 2016

Awards, gifts exchanged at Swiss Armed Forces

Gluckman presents the "Best of Festival Award" to the crew of the film "Touch the Limits": Lorenz Schaller, Sound Design (from left);  Anna Ljungcrantz, Animation’ Micha Perreten,  Music Composer; Christian Dietiker, Director; Lee W. Gluckman Jr.;  Markus Lengen, Producer; Mike Lüscher, head of Audiovisual Media; Silvio Ramseier, head of Sound Design
Lee Gluckman, chairman of US International Film & Video Awards, came home from his visit to Swiss Armed Forces, Electronic Media Center in Bern, Switzerland, with a Swiss bell and a Swiss Army knife and left behind awards the Center won for its film, "Touch the Limits," in the 2016 Festival.

Gluckman with Swiss Army Knife
Done for SPHAIR, a flight aptitude testing company in Dübendorf, the film follows the challenges faced by young men who want to be parascouts. It won a Gold Camera Statuette and the Best of Festival in Education plus a Certificate for Creative Excellence in Public Relations. Watch a trailer for the film



Robert Riedo, head of Support Services,  Swiss 
Armed Forces Logistics Organization (from left)
 joins Mike Lüscher, head of Audiovisual Media,
 to present a Swiss bell to Lee Gluckman
The photos are from the warm welcome Gluckman received.
Thank you, Swiss Armed Forces, for entering your wonderful work and hosting our visit!

Visit at the Federal Palace of Switzerland (House of Parliament): Director Christian Dietiker 
(from left),  Lee W. Gluckman Jr., Mike Lüscher, head of Audiovisual Media; Daniel Reist, head of Media Relations; Producer Markus Lengen