A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’58s, 2015).
A meeting of missing persons in a deconstructed place in transformation. Reminiscences of voices and breaths. Exploding of architectural elements, tables, chairs, windows, lamps...
Voices, muffled screams, emanating from the earth. Instrumental, 2013, 12’46s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (samples and natural sounds).
One morning, we decide to go on a picnic. Instrumental music, 2014, 1’07s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers). Improvisation carried out in private, November 14, 2017 (Benoît Labourdette (...)
As part of the OFF Film Festival of autobiographical film in Olonne-sur-mer, on November 20, 2016, I suggested a thought and animated a moment of exchange on the theme of the voice-over. Then I proposed making a “mental collective film” to the (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’59s, 2009).
Let’s imagine for a moment that this wall is a lawn...
Video Creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’39s, 2014).
Attempt to visual representation of the vocal machine.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’26s, 2018, pseudonym: Bob).
Transmission is emulation, fertilization of the soul.
A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’43s, 2009).
Let’s imagine for a moment that this train doesn’t exist anymore...
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’11s, 2009).
Let’s imagine for a moment that fatigue doesn’t exist...
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’48s, 2016). With the voice of Bénédicte Loyen.
In Western society, the written language was invented again to name God. Our words carry weight of the religious, in spite of us. Seek to understand ...
Rale dialogue. Vocal music, 2015, 3’36s . Composition and interpretation of Benoît abourdette (vocals and kazoo).
Third album in 2002, consists of a mixture of acoustic instruments, singing and real sounds musically used. The voice is much more present than in the two previous albums. They’ll hunt me in winter (3’48s). Drowning daily (3’45s). Fear of others (...)
Real sounds remixed, 2000, 3’17s. Composition of Benoît Labourdette (granular treatment).
A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’07s, 2017).
Plastic animals are talking to us.
A collective film, initiated and edited by Benoît Labourdette (1h01’, 2009-2020).
Look out your window at home, and think of an important memory. This collective film is composed of 44 videos (among 500 made) shot by people in France, Algeria and Tunisia, between 2009 and 2013, in creative workshops led by Benoît Labourdette. (...)
Voice-over is often discouraged in academic scriptwriting textbooks, which focus on the dramatic situation rather than on an interiority considered potentially boring. And yet, many films, and even “mainstream products”, successfully use (...)
“Let’s imagine for a moment that this broom is a human being”, “let’s imagine for a moment that this pavement is a sun”, “let’s imagine for a moment that the night doesn’t exist”... in everyday life, incongruous and surrealistic visions of the world. (...)
Within the framework of professional trainings, educational workshops and other cultural activities, I regularly propose the production of collective films. Strong moments of group formation, sharing of imagination. Here is the principle: in (...)