The Annecy International Animation Film Festival has announced that it has awarded Kenji Iwaisawa’s On-Gaku: Our Sound film with the Best Original Music Award for a Feature Film in the festival’s Special Awards Ceremony. SACEM (Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music) sponsored the award. The Annecy International Animation Film Festival awarded Tomohiko Banse, Grandfunk, and Wataru Sawabe for the film.
On-Gaku: Our Sound premiered on June 15, 2020 at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. The anime film adaptation of Hiroyuki Ohashi’s Ongaku manga opened in Japan on January 11, 2020. GKIDS will release the film in North America in 2020.
This year’s physical Annecy International Animation Film Festival was canceled due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. Instead, an online version of the festival is being held from June 15-30, 2020.