Training

Training © Benoît Labourdette.
Create a DCP for theatrical screening © Benoît Labourdette.

Tutorial for a professional practice

The DCP (Digital Cinema Package), is the “digital file format” specific to projection in cinemas (since the disappearance of 35mm film copies in 2012). It is an international technical standard. Here is a summary of the best practices for creating (...)

Canopé 92: Pocket Films workshop in primary schools © Benoît Labourdette.

Cinematographic creativity in the digital age in the Hauts-de-Seine: a “Pocket Films” dynamic for primary school students in three cities.The Canopé branch located in the Hauts-de-Seine department (directed by Alain Sedbon), based on the proposal (...)

CEFPF : Introduction to web documentary and transmedia © Benoît Labourdette.

As part of a course “Producing for TV” in CEFPF (European Center for Production of Films), I gave a half-day introductory course on topics “web documentary and transmedia (cross-media).”To locate the “ecosystem” of developments in the sector of (...)

CFI : Pocket Films training for cinema teachers (Ouagadougou) © Benoît Labourdette.

Training methods “Pocket Films” for movie teachers in Africa. FrameCFI (French Agency Media Cooperation) proposed in the context of the “Images of Africa” ​​formation (training program for careers in television and cinema) a “Pocket Films” course of (...)

Book : “Shoot a movie with your mobile phone” © Benoît Labourdette.

The first complete guide to filmmaking with mobile phones, Dixit publishing in 2008, which remains a reference. Free download.Download the complete book.I wrote this book to make it a concrete guide, technical as of shooting and directing. I (...)

Canopé 92: Project of collaborative web documentary by nine classes © Benoît Labourdette.

Accompaniment of a collaborative web documentary project initiated by Canopé 92 for the teachers of nine classes in the Hauts-de-Seine department. A web documentary project co-directed by 250 childrenThe Atelier Canopé 92 is at the origin of (...)

France Culture french channel : Radio show “E-artist” (L'Atelier de Création) © Benoît Labourdette.

In early 2013, Maylis Besserie, producer at France Culture radio french channel, asked me as she prepared a program about creation with smartphones.So I asked her to come for a day of training in pedagogy with mobile phone, at the Art school (...)

Mind mapping to build a script © Benoît Labourdette.

One of the first difficulties of writing the script is the macroscopic structure, ie the general sense of the narrative. Forget Syd FieldThere are, of course, the famous “three-act structure,” dear to Syd Field (see his famous book Screenplay), (...)

Paths for projects for the prevention of violence through audio-visual practice © Benoît Labourdette.

Pedagogical structure of a workshop.

Violence, and especially “gratuitous” violence, with no obvious explanation and operated by young people who are a priori not concerned, is a fairly central contemporary prevention topic. Based on field experience and professional training that I (...)

The technology behind web-documentary © Benoît Labourdette.

What is a web documentary?A web documentary is an interactive audio-visual object, consisting of photographs, sounds, text, video ... which is accessed with a computer, tablet, phone ... In the case of a tablet or phone consultation with the (...)

Speaking Cinema Association : Pocket Films Training © Benoît Labourdette.

Learning Workshop in filmmaking with mobile phone.The Speaking Cinema Association in Angers (France), which is involved since a long time in dissemination and education to the image, offered a training in filmmaking with mobile phone, which I (...)

Chapter 3 : Technology of television © Benoît Labourdette.

The concept of televisionThe goal of “tele-vision” at the beginning, as its name suggests, was able to transmit moving pictures remotely, making “live” that the cinema does not, because you have to develop the film.But how, in the early 20th (...)

Uniform © Benoît Labourdette.
CFI : Digital Training for teachers editors (AFDA - South Africa) © Benoît Labourdette.

Expert training to technology and digital video workflows, for editing teachers from several schools in the African continent. At AFDA, Johannesburg, South Africa. Inter-school training programCFI the French Cooperation Agency media, organizes (...)

Nantes métropole: “Cultural and digital mediation in common” meeting © Benoît Labourdette.

Animation by Benoît Labourdette of a day of sharing digital mediation tools for cultural and digital mediators in the city of Nantes. September 17, 2019. Intentions and MeansIn order to transmit digital mediation tools that can be effective, it (...)

CNPFT: Training on uses and educational projects around digital technology with young people and children from 12 years old © Benoît Labourdette.

Training in digital image education at the CNFPT (Centre National de la Fonction Publique Territoriale)..The objective of this 4-day training course was to provide tools for designing, deploying, animating, financing and running image (...)

Embassy of France in Spain: Pocket Films Training for teaching French as a foreign language © Benoît Labourdette.

Filmmaking techniques using cell phones for teaching French as a foreign language in Spain.The linguistic and educational Cooperation Department of the Embassy of France in Spain, Northeast Zone (Cecilia Goloboff) set up in partnership with (...)

Documentary on Big Screen : Digital Cinema Training © Benoît Labourdette.

I led the team for the association Documentary on Big Screen a two-day training on technologies “Digital Cinema”.Documentary on Big Screen is an association that supports the documentary in theaters and its dissemination in general, through (...)

Ciclic - Training Passeurs image 2015 : The Pocket Film © Benoît Labourdette.

“Pocket Films” trainging for social workers and street educators - Central France Region.Ciclic Regional Pole for the moving image, the book and digital cultures in central France, proposed to the social actors of the territory a three days (...)

CEFPF : “Training”Design, build, finance content for new media" © Benoît Labourdette.

Since four years, I coordinate and I run a large part of this training of five weeks, which aims to provide skills into the multidisciplinary field of new media .Link to the page of presentation of the Next session : November 4 to 8 December (...)

University of Picardie: “New media, new writing, new funding” © Benoît Labourdette.

Training new media in Picardy. Course open for registration.The training “New media, new writing, new funding” proposed by the University of Picardie and ACAP, from October 26 to 30, 2015 (duration: 30 hours) is aimed at professionals, to (...)

Pocketfilms-Empathy © Benoît Labourdette.

Project to support psychosocial and pedagogical practices around the empathy clinic and using images. By Serge Tisseron and Benoît Labourdette, accompanied bySonia Winter.A website giving details of the methods and results opened on 1 March (...)

Chapter 1 : What is a photographic image ? © Benoît Labourdette.

What is an image ?To answer this question, the first question to ask is: Why do we see? How do we see? What do we see?Keeping it simple: at the bottom of our eye, there is a “sensitive area”, which sends information to the brain, which (...)

ARTE - Training manufacture of a multimedia work © Benoît Labourdette.

The Franco-German channel ARTE is, like all TV channels, changing the very nature of its activities. ARTE pioneered early on the web (with ARTE Live Web ARTE creative, etc.). These new programs, these new kinds of relationship to the public, and (...)

“Hello my beautiful”, transmedia play © Benoît Labourdette.

Video capture of a collective creation directed by Benoît Labourdette. Played on March 26, 2016 at the CNSAD (15 minutes).

“Today, almost everyone takes the stage on digital networks, takes a presence in the gaze of others by self-portraits interposed. What about the place of our lives? What can the theater stage, representation, and poetic gesture put into motion in (...)

CEFPF :“Designing, producing and financing interactive transmedia content” training course © Benoît Labourdette.

Vocational training on technologies and strategies for developing transmedia projects.For the eighth year, I am the referent trainer of this 5-week professional training course at CEFPF (European Film Production Training Centre), intended (...)

Forum des images : Film and digital video training © Benoît Labourdette.

The Forum des Images cultural institution in the city of Paris, is a cultural place of film programming, offers a collection of films about Paris and beyond, as well as many resources on its website. The teams face very directly to rapid changes (...)

The Journal of animation : Action article “Making a film with a cell phone: creativity citizenship” © Benoît Labourdette.

Manage a workshop with mobile phone.The Journal of animation monthly reference tool for facilitators of socio-cultural field, invited me in 2010 to write a “share folder” to transmit issues, interest and workshops about filmmaking with mobile (...)

9<sup class="typo_exposants">th</sup> Forum of the look: “What is digital ?: The stakes of the new screens” © Benoît Labourdette.

Animation of a conference by Benoît Labourdette on the issues of the new screens, October 8, 2010.“What is digital ? : The stakes of new screens”: this is the theme of the 3 days of training offered by écla Aquitaine on 6, 7 and 8 October 2010. (...)

Abstracts of the conferences © Benoît Labourdette.

The documentality explosionBy Maurizio FerrarisContrary to the predictions of the past century, we have not witnessed the disappearance of writing but, rather, to its explosion. And more generally to the explosion of the recording. The (...)

Online training course: “Short film, digital and 21<sup class="typo_exposants">st</sup> Century: new media, new uses, new paths”. © Benoît Labourdette.

43rd Grenoble Open Air Short Film Festival : film analysis course.

The Grenoble Open Air Short Film Festival always starts with a two-day course. For the 43rd edition of the festival in 2020, the workshop is animated by Benoît Labourdette, and takes place in video, on the theme “Short film, digital and 21st (...)

Chapter 2 : Invention of cinema © Benoît Labourdette.

Cinema is a cross between a camera and the mechanics of a sewing machine, which helped capture on a long strip of film, a large number of photos one after the other. In this instance, since 1927, it is still 24 frames per second.These (...)

Mindmapping © Benoît Labourdette.

What mindmapping is and how to use it as a professional tool. Quick synthesis. Mindmap, heuristic map or mental map?A mindmap (in english), heuristic map or mental map (in french) is a tree of words and images, created by hand or with (...)

Vatos Locos Video: “Designing and implementing artistic practice projects to combat racism and discrimination” © Benoît Labourdette.

Vocational training for leaders, teachers and managers of social and cultural structures. Video as a Tool for Citizenship.The association Vatos Locos Video, directed by Ludovic Piette, has been involved in cultural activities around the cinema (...)

SCAM : “Workshop about Digital Media Diffusion : basics and best practices” © Benoît Labourdette.

Express Training about the basics and best practices of digital video, for the authors of the SCAM.The SCAM (Civil Society of Multimedia Authors) has for the first time offered its members technical training, because everyone is increasingly (...)

Trainings for new media © Benoît Labourdette.

I design and lead professional training courses for new media, within training centers (CEFPF, INA Expert, Universities) as well as directly for companies or professional networks (ARTE, Forum des images, Documentaire sur Grand Ecran, Altermédia, (...)

Professional training © Benoît Labourdette.

I design, build, coordinate and lead professional training programs, for innovation in practices and methods, in the fields of cultural action and policy, audiovisual production, digital technologies and uses, participation and cooperation in (...)

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