Essay, by Emmanuel Vergès
In the construction of cultural proposals, focus attention on the lived and shared experience. Short essay on the philosophy of action and the function of art. Benoît Labourdette’s work, between By my window and street projections, makes me think (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’28s, 2020).
Sexuality, that intimate space that we experience as natural and spontaneous, is in fact largely constructed by our culture. For more sexual fulfillment, a first exercise in deconstructing codes, in the sequel to Martin Page and his book “Beyond (...)
Five films to affirm the identity of a Parisian cultural institution, MPAA (House of Amateur Artistic Practices). House of Amateur Artistic Practices (MPAA) Places for musical, theatrical and artistic rehearsals in the broad sense of the term, (...)
On 1 April 2020, during the period of confinement in France, I opened the video contribution platform www.parmafenetre.fr.. Following the numerous feedbacks I received, creating these films, as much as watching them, did a lot of good to those (...)
Legal, historical, technological, economic and political elements.
Piracy is a danger for creation, infringers must be punished“: this is the commonly accepted discourse, which directs points of view, regulatory and professional choices. And yet, the very people who hold this discourse contradict it in their (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’08s, silent, 2019).
Younger generations are always more engaged than we think.
Diffusion of a selection of short films by Benoît Labourdette in the Bibliobox of the Saint-Lô’s Library. To know more : http://mediatheque.saint-lo.fr/even... Announcement on Saint-Lô’s Library websiteCome to discover our Bibliobox! A Bibliobox (...)
Study day, during which I presented the first version of the film The unconscious actors. Participative projection. A participatory film The proposal I made to those present was, after the film was broadcast, to film, with the same phone, or (...)
How to put a video online? What are the technical, patrimonial, practical, legal issues? Methodological tools for a professional and structured approach to video on the web. The concepts and methodologies presented in this article, although (...)
Collection of poems. Musical inspiration and graphic matter. It is the matter of a sound associated with the matter of the writing with the hand which give birth to the text. The sound is no longer there, it is behind the existence of the line. (...)
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 (...)