Klemme was also honored with the 2009 Cinema Audio Society (CAS) President’s Award at the CAS Awards Dinner on February 27th, 2010. The President’s Award is presented by the President and Board of Directors of the CAS to an individual dedicated to the advancement of sound.
Here is a quick interview of Manfred just prior to the 2009 CAS Awards where he champions the unsung sound department:
We extend our sincere condolences to Brenda Parker, the rest of the Klemme family and everyone at K-Tek. Donations in remembrance of Manfred Klemme may be made to: International Myeloma Foundation, 12650 Riverside Dr., Suite 206, North Hollywood, Calif. 91607.