Based on Georgia Hunter’s bestselling novel, the television adaptation of 'We Were the Lucky Ones' is a limited series inspired by the incredible true story of one Jewish family separated at the start of World War II, determined to survive and reunite. 'We Were the Lucky Ones' demonstrates how in the face of the twentieth century’s darkest moment, the human spirit can endure and even thrive.
At the end of November 2023 car manufacturer Chevrolet for the third consecutive year celebrated the holiday season with the release of a promotional video. The film titled “A Holiday To Remember” is over 5 minutes long and directed by Academy Award-winner Tom Hooper. It has a touching storyline about a family reunion, about a grandmother struggling with dementia. For a large part the background music is provided by John Denver’s “Sunshine On My Shoulders”, while according to IMDB.com the original score is by Rachel Portman.
On the 15th of October 2023 a recording of the violin concerto "Tipping Points" will premiere on Youtube at 16:00 CET. The newly commissioned concerto, composed by Rachel Portman, was performed by solo violinist Niklas Liepe and the WDR Funkhausorchester and conducted by Erina Yashima at the Funkhaus Wallrafplatz on the 8th of September 2023.
November update: the entire concert of the WDR Funkhausorchester can be viewed here.
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