GOTTHARD, Kevin Merz's new documentary is in pre-production.
Kevin Merz is an independent filmmaker since 2005. His Glorious Exit (2008) won the Jury Special Award at the International Documentary Film Festival of Sibiu (Roumania), the Walter Mosley Award at the International Mountain Film Festival at Terre Alte (Milan) and the Grand Prix for the best documentary film at the International Film Festival of Ourense (Spain). Together with his brother Jarreth, he realized An African Election (2010) winner of the Jury Grand Prix Award at the Atlanta Film Festival (USA), the Audience Award at Vision du Réel (Switzerland) and the New Vision Award at the Independent Film Festival in Rome (Italy). In 2012, with Terra, he pays tribute his childhood friend Stefano Terranova, who died in 2009.