Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 16

Imaginons un instant - Episode 16 A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2009). Let’s imagine for a moment that this corridor is underwater... thumbnail Benoît Labourdette
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2009).
14 December 2009. Published by Leny Müh.

Let’s imagine for a moment that this corridor is underwater...

Work based on the work of a young architect who made a college in La Ciotat. Young architects of the region. Work on the space proposed by a new architecture. Confrontation of the architecture of sound and time, places of cinema, with the architecture of real world space.

“Let’s imagine for a moment that this broom is a human being”, “let’s imagine for a moment that this pavement is a sun”, “let’s imagine for a moment that the night doesn’t exist”... in everyday life, incongruous and surrealistic visions of the world. Twenty and one sequence shots, shot in 2009, in which I film myself, as I travel through life’s peregrinations, imagining by words a fiction based on the reality I am crossing. I made this series with an innovative tool, the “Zoom Q3”, the first pocket camera equipped with an excellent quality microphone. It was this camera that invited me to do a work (...)