HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN 

Switzerland 2016 · DCP · Color · 45" 

 

TRAILER - 20th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL WINTERTHUR 2016

Producer · Director · Writer · Cinematography: Lorenz Merz

Nomination EDI 2016 - Best Swiss Commercial TV & Cinema 

CHERRY PIE

Producer · Director · Writer · Cinematography: Lorenz Merz

Cast: Lolita Chammah 
Production: 8horses

Sales: Film Republic

 

WORLD PREMIERE

67° Locarno International Film Festival 2013

Rotterdam International Filmfrestival 2014 

 

AWARDS

Grand Prix · Festival Internacional de Cine de Valencia 2014

Jury Award · Detour Festival del cinema di viaggio Padova 2014

Nomination · Swiss Film Award Best Cinematography 2014

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UN DIA Y NADA

Switzerland 2008 · 35mm · B/W · 20’ · Spanish · Fiction

Director · Writer · Producer: Lorenz Merz 

Cinematography: Gabriel Sandru

Production: ZHdK University of the Arts Zurich 

 

WORLD PREMIERE

61. Festival del film Locarno 2008

 

AWARDS

Swiss Film Award · Best Swiss Short Film 2009

Pardino d'argento · 61. Festival del film Locarno 2008

Grand Prix · European Competition Festival du Film de Vendôme 2009

Youth Jury Prize · European Competition Festival du Film de Vendôme 2009 

Cinematography Award · Munich International  Film Festival 2008 

Public Award · University of the Arts Zurich 2008

CHRIEG WAR 

Cinematography: Lorenz Merz 

Director: Simon Jaquemet  

Producer: Hugofilm

Sales: Picture Tree International 

 

WORLD PREMIERE

62. Festival internacional de Cine San Sebastian 2014 

 

AWARDS

Swiss Film Award · Best Cinematography 2015

Max Ophüls Preis · Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis 2015

Best Feature · Bolzano International Film Festival 2015

Jury Prize · Marrakech International Film Festival 2014

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SUMMER GAMES

Switzerland 2011 · 35mm · Color · 101 · Italian

Cinematography: Lorenz Merz 

Director: Rolando Colla

Producer: Peacock Film 

Sales: Rezo Film

 

WORLD PREMIERE

68. Venice International Film Festival 2011

 

AWARDS

Swiss Film Award «Quartz» · Best Cinematography 2012

Zurich Film Award · Best Film & Best Cinematography 2011

Nomination · Best Cinematography Debut Cameraimage 2012

Swiss Film Award «Quartz» · Best Fiction Film 2012

Swiss Film Award «Quartz» · Best Screenplay 2012 

 

OFFICIAL SWISS ENTRY 2012

84TH ACADEMY AWARDS · BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM