Kissing

At the beginning © Benoît Labourdette.

A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’54s, silent, 2019).

Everything turns away and turns on social networks.

The kiss of La Défense © Benoît Labourdette.

Series of photographs. An impromptu kiss ... Parisian tradition? And how our gaze transforms it.One morning in 2007, among the white-collar workers who run to their offices in the towers of the Parisian business district of La Défense, a scene (...)

Kaleidoscope © Benoît Labourdette.

Collective film (5’07s, 2016).

Books and their characters talk to each other, like or dislike their image.

Reverse jealousy © Benoît Labourdette.

A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’04s, 2019).

How to turn the deepest jealousy into the most invested love?

The kiss 1234567 © Benoît Labourdette.

A film by Benoît Labourdette (12’46s, 2013).

How to share the silent screams, behind families with smooth histories ?

Love in the confined present tense © Benoît Labourdette.

A film by Benoît Labourdette, with the collaboration of Marie Désert, François Cany and Jean-Baptiste Hanak (1’00s, 2020).

Palimpsest of confined lives, of pictorial references, of nascent love, of graphic and audiovisual performance, between Paris and Nantes in 2020.

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Photographs, paintings, drawings, assemblies and texts by Benoît Labourdette (unless otherwise stated).

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