Documentary on training, directed by Théo Rulin (3’18s, 2020).
Professional training through the concrete implementation of a cultural action rooted in the challenges of a territory, over two days (February 2020). Objectives To meet a changing neighbourhood and its inhabitants through an art education (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’44s, 2016).
A sequence tour of the interior of the Basilica La Sagrada Família, by the architect Antoni Gaudí in Barcelona.
Video-vegetal installation. Into the International Garden Festival of Chaumont-sur Loire, the landscape architect Jean-Philippe Poirée-Ville has created a vegetable sculpture, in a basement, as a large liana levitating in the dark. I worked on (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’44s, 2020).
Buildings have been constructed in connection with the sky. What did we lose?
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’32s, 2021).
And what if we played a game of inventing a castle inspired by trees?
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’25s, 2015).
A bit of human knowledge, gathered inside an architecture.
A course at night to discover movies projected on the walls, doors, floors, bas reliefs, windows... in the streets of Avignon. The films shot with mobile phone, pocket camera or camera are selected by Benoît Labourdette in line with the city, (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’14s, 2018).
The importance of a work of art lies in its form, for this is how it changes the way of looking at the world.
A film by Martine Stora and Benoît Labourdette (26 minutes, 1995).
Paul Virilio, a great philosopher of technology in the 20th Century, in 1994, gave us a vision of the 21st Century that seems to us very enlightening to give meaning to our present, 26 years later. This film, Grand Prix (Silver Wolf) of the (...)
Thoughts Recently, drones equipped with cameras are accessible to the public. Ie the flying camera, previously reserved for seasoned professionals or army becomes “democratic.” This camera can produce images of the sky views and movements that no (...)
Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’50s, 2013).
What is architecture, what is a place, how do you envisage ?
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’09s, 2019).
Tribute seen from the sky to the work of Victor Vasarely.
The projected image is an extremely rich track to animate architecture, private or public space, the theatre stage. I have been experimenting with it for a long time in the field of live performance as well as in public space. For life to be (...)
A table is a support, made up of several elements that make it capable of supporting the weight of other objects. But above all, etymologically, the table is the support for writing. Writing this word is therefore an almost original mise en (...)
The films are on the walls : cinema-walks in Seine Saint Denis (France). Sunday, October 25 and Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 18h. At dusk, guests are invited to stroll like no other, you will discover short films projected on the walls of the (...)
Projection on the ten screens of EP7 - The digital dance hall (Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France) of a selection of films by Benoît Labourdette shot with a drone (18-minute loop video), along with other works chosen by the Mobile Camera Club (...)
Personal exhibition of recent video works. La Veranda, an exhibition place for young digital creation in the Centre region of France (a structure of the association Plan libre créations) proposes a solo exhibition of my recent video work, 18 and (...)
Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’20s, 2014).
The position of the body in architecture is an eternal question for me.
Collective film (3’02s, 2015).
Hands of humans from all over the world are talking through their tattoos, to music in a building by Le Corbusier.
The drone as a tool for sound creation. The Wave Length Festival 12th Festival of the radio and listening (Brest - France), invited me as part of a partnership with INA to lead a masterclass / performance with a drone, which led to the creation (...)
As part of the “Fine Speaker” week at the House of steelworkers in January 2014, the “Homes Radio” (community radio done by young people in insertion) proposed a program about the « night journey » I proposed. Link to the web page of the (...)
18 avril 2014. Projection du film « La colline », de Benoît Labourdette (3’20, 2014), dans le cadre de la thématique « Le poil ».
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’10s, 2016).
Wonder about the foundations of language, its meaning and its forms... for men and machines. This film is part of the transmedia project “The singularity” (www.la-singularite.com).
Proposal open to the public to make animated films to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the National Higher School of Architecture Paris-Belleville. Analysis, strategy and implementation How, in an evening when a thousand people are invited, (...)
Production of three unique films for a very singular exhibition. Opéra Comique and Stage Costume National Center proposed an exhibition of 7 February May 25, 2015, “The Opéra Comique and its treasures.” Curator: Agnès Terrier. Designer: Macha (...)
Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’07s, 2014).
Architectural structures, nonliving, support glare movements of life.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’21s, 2019).
When an architecture made of glass reveals its intrinsic abstraction.
Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’36s, 2014).
Portions of a building, which transform the bodies of humans who cross.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’26s, 2012). Musical improvisation by Olivier Mellano.
We all sat on chairs in classrooms. We make these chairs ? What do they give us ? How they welcome us ? Can we look at them differently than in a utilitarist point of view ? Besides, are they not utilitarian ? They pass, through their design, (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’45s, 2015).
Visual composition, music and sound, from a noisy flying camera, referring to the movie “The Man with a Camera” (Dziga Vertov, 1929).
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’57s, 2018).
Where we discover that architecture is much less real than we imagined.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’29s, 2013).
A former disused hotel on the Place du Capitole in Toulouse is the scene of an inner musical divagation.
A movie by Benoît Labourdette (3’24s, 2014).
Royaumont abbey : get there and rebuild it...
A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’11s, 2012).
The metaphor for the journey of life of a human being through a visual journey “kaleidoscopic” in a building.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’36s, 2018).
Contemplative quest for meaning in an abandoned summer camp.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’51s, 2013).
Paradoxical injunctions in school space of a College, with a musical treatment.
Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
The Pont Neuf, in addition to its architectural history (the oldest bridge in Paris), has an artistic history : its packaging by Christo in 1985, the film “The Lovers on the Pont Neuf” by Leos Carax in 1991, etc.. But one of its reality is that in (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’41s, 2005).
Preparations for a cinematic event.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2009).
Let’s imagine for a moment that this corridor is underwater...
The “cultural rights”, which derive from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, are a concept developed and defended by researchers, sociologists, philosophers, political leaders and actors of the cultural world. Present in a certain number of (...)
Film Contest fo 90-second films about Le Havre (France) city, in sequence shot, like the first Lumière films in 1895, to “Film sealife and port life of Le Havre, its businesses, its architecture, its light, film traces people’s stories of Sea, (...)