When young people get involved

A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’08s, silent, 2019).
2 April 2019. Published by Benoît Labourdette.

Younger generations are always more engaged than we think.

Film produced as part of a professional training course “Prevention of fights in the digital age” led by Benoît Labourdette for the Association de prévention du Site de la Villette (APSV).

Since 2011, I have been offering workshops for the production of animated films from paper cut, in various contexts, notably in media libraries, at the Maison des metallos, at the Forum des images, at the Museum of Man->Art636], at the Grand Palais... which I named “Animated Cinema”, not “Cartoon”, because the animation is made “at sight” and the shooting is in sequence. The presence of the hands in the animation carries to me a true poetic value, as one can find it in the puppet theater. These films are usually silent.In this context, in order to boost the creative dynamic, I can also (...)