Old age

Old age © Benoît Labourdette.
The music I made more than ten years ago, that I'm going to unveil today, it's not “passé” at all. © Benoît Labourdette.

It has its full and complete value. And then it is linked, it carries, my psychological state of the time, which made me want to hear that at that time. It still has value today, it will still have value tomorrow. So, I can, without any problem, (...)

Age doesn't really matter, because when you're creating, you're driven by what you have to do. © Benoît Labourdette.

And, frankly, the pictures I was doing at 20, the music I was doing at 30, and the movies I’m doing at 40, of course I’ve come a long way, but there’s not that much of a hierarchy. So I have all the respect to have for what people younger than me (...)

Inside time © Benoît Labourdette.

Film by Benoît Labourdette (3’34 s, 2016).

Reading of the last paragraphs of “’Remembrance of Things Past” by Marcel Proust. Links between literature, painting and movement.

Bring in the objects © Benoît Labourdette.

Collective film (4’37s, 2019).

Intimate testimonials of objects that feel lonely or abandoned.

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), (...)

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