THE WAR IS OVER - new seriesRalf started to score the 8-episode-series The War Is Over ("La Guerra è Finita"), directed by Michele Soavi for Palomar production/RAI cinema.
The touching story takes place in Italy after the 2nd world war and is about a group of Jewish children and adults with their personal life paths. Some escaped from concentration camps, others lost their families. They're gathering together and trying to find their new lives a little bit back to normality.
TUTTO UN ALTRO MONDORalf will be scoring the series "Tutto Un Altro Mondo" (8 episodes). Featuring Alessandro Gassmann and directed by Gianluca Tavarelli. An ex-cop lost his son who apparently committed suicide. However the father doesn't believe in the suicide and starts on his own investigation which leads him into delicate situations.
NEW YORK FESTIVALSThe movie "Lehmann. Gier frisst Herz" won the World Silber Medal at the New York Filmestivals.
ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK RELEASES
"Il silenzio dell'acqua": March 9, 2019
"La stagione della caccia": February 25, 2019
"LA STAGIONE DELLA CACCIA" (Feb 25, Rai1)
Directed by Roan Johnson, from the book from Andrea Camilieri. The second movie from the cicle "Once upon a time in Vigata", taking place in Sicily in 1870. Ralf's score is influenced by Italian baroque music and was recorded with string ensemble and a string quartet. The original soundtrack will be released on Feb. 26th (download & stream)
The critically acclaimed mini-series "Non Mentire", the Italian adaption of the British series "Liar", is on air on February 17, Canal 5.
"AFTERWORD" ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACKOKTOBER 2018
The soundtrack EP of the awarded movie will be released on December 7th.
Available as Download and Stream.
"DIE ALDI-BRÜDER" (ARD, 22. Okt. 20:15h)
Movie about the Aldi brothers incl. the kidnapping of Theo Aldi and the development of the "Aldi-Principle". Score by Ralf and Stevie B-Zet.
"ROMAEUROPA FESTIVAL 2018" - The official RAI Spot
"A single work, an European project, a collaboration with Boris Seewald (director) and Ralf Hildenbeutel (original composition). A spot with approx. 750 hand-made paintings, a month and a half of post- production."
Inspired by Boris Seewald´s music video for Ralf Hildenbeutel's track "Disco", Raicom asked them to do the official RAI Spot for the Romaeuropa Festival 2018.
"CHRIS LIEBING - BURN SLOW" - ALBUM IS OUT!
The longplayer, co-produced and -written by Ralf is out (Mute Records).
Available as CD, Vinyl, DL & Stream.
"LEHMANN. GIER FRISST HERZ" (ARD, 23. Sep. 21:45h)
Docudrama by Raymond Ley with Joachim Grøl, Score by Ralf and Stevie B-Zet.
The journey continues: In France (France 3) the Italian crime series reached a quote of 18.3%.
SCORING "IL SILENZIO DELL'ACQUA"
Ralf currently composes the music for "Il Silenzio Dell'Aqua", an 8 episodes crime-drama series, for Mediaset Italy.
Ralf scored two new episodes ("Das Urteil", "Polly") of the crime series in collaboration with Stevie B-Zet.
NOMINATION FOR BEST MUSIC
The score for "Afterword" received a nomination for best music at the "Cinalfama Lisbon International Film Festival".
LA MOSSA DEL CAVALLO
On TV: February 26, Rai 1.
SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE AS DOWNLOAD & STREAM.
GOLDFRAPP REMIX "Everything is Never Enough"
The Burn Slow Remix of Chris Liebing in collaboration with Ralf is out.
DEPECHE MODE REMIXES with Chris Liebing
Ralf collaborated with Chris Liebing on the Depeche Mode Remixes for their single "Going Backwards".
THE CRIME SERIES ON AIR IN ITALIAN TV.
Start: May 8, 21:25h RAI1
AWARD FOR FILM-MUSIC OF "VILLA MIT PINIEN"
The International Filmfest Dresden awarded the soundtrack for "EINE VILLA MIT PINIEN" ("A PINE TREE VILLA") with the "Goldener Reiter".
TOD EINER KADETTIN - ARD FILM & DOKU
Docudrama of the tragedy on the Gorch Fock which Ralf scored with Stevie B-Zet.
Directed by Grimme Award winner Raymond Ley.
Tonight on TV, ARD 20:15
The Video "DISCO" won the award for BEST VISUAL EFFECTS at the San Francisco Dance Film Festival!
Nice interview in the Amazona magazine (only in German)
EINE VILLA MIT PINIEN (The Pinetree Villa), which was premiered in Cannes, won the ARTE-Shortfilm-Award and the Audience Award of the German and International Competition at the International Short Film Festival in Hamburg.