The 4th edition of the Ramdam Festival (festival of the disturbing movies), that was held in Tournai Belgium in January 2014, invited me to deliver a lecture “Mobile phone is the future of cinema” , followed by the creation of a collective film in (...)
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 (...)
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, (...)
A week of exploration of Virtual Reality by a group of Femis and CNSAD students, leaded by Benoît Labourdette. Experiments, creations, reflections ... A philosophical and critical perspective, through playful explorations, to question the (...)
Anthropologies of cinematographic devices, by Jean-Louis Comolli, Benoît Labourdette and Vincent Sorrel. The Etats Généraux du Film Documentaire offer as part of their 27th one-day seminar, 20 August 2015: “The mutations of cinema”. Introductory (...)
Filmmaking workshops on the theme of positive disability. Croizy positive disability Festival The Croizy Festival, dedicated to the “positive disability”, asked me to lead workshops filmmaking to teenagers. The challenge was to initiate the (...)
Development of practical and creative thinking in the pedagogy of images, with digital photography. July 8, 2013, invited by Jean-Yves Moirin and Francis Jolly in the Seminar of the Photographic Encounters, I proposed a conference on the (...)
Interview of Benoît Labourdette by Jean-Yves de Lépinay (11’37s, 2020).
Sharing examples of audiovisual creation workshops conducted in the spirit of cultural rights: moving from “participation” to “interaction.” This trust we choose to put in others is a risk we take, it changes us. We take the risk of being able to (...)
In the “Mashup Film Festival” at the Forum des Images (Paris, France), 15 and 16 June 2013, I was invited to propose a workshop for making animated films with handheld cameras, in one shot, cut out of paper. The festival, now in its third edition (...)
Article on thethe blog of the Canope Media Library about a virtual reality filmmaking workshop led by Benoît Labourdette. We tested a 360° camera shooting - The idea factory We tested a 360-degree camera shooting NUMOK, the digital festival of (...)
The iniatitive Urcun Aude, who leads workshops Fine Arts Community of Agglomeration Evry Centre Essonne, is the initiative of the “Marathon cinema,” and had asked me in advance to accompany the design and concrete implementation the project. The (...)
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 (...)
The Swiss Foundation at the Cité Universitaire in Paris (France), proposes, run by students, regular screenings of films. February 12, 2015 meeting devoted to the decade of the Mobile Film Festival, that I presented with Patrizia De Lauretis, (...)
Films in competition Splash! Abstract If you guys ... The homeless of darkness In Green The cascade of two stools The Young and the Restless Watch where you step Who is it? - Toilets for girls Dream fighters emotions Muted Cinderella modified (...)
Conference on creativity with drone of filmmaking masterclass with drone. As part of the 2015 edition of Digifest Festival in Toronto, on the theme “Privacy, money, pleasure: learn how technology is changing everyday life”, I gave a conference (...)
Film Workshop with mobile phone : 20 films shot in one day! “The 90 seconds contest” organized by the association Cinema of Le Havre (president : Ginette Dislaire) proposes making films about port and sea subjects. It is open to all public, (...)
I accompanied the design and implementation of the proposed participatory audiovisual creation in the territory of the city of Vitrolles and Bouches du Rhone. My actions were: support for project design, training of field staff, project (...)
Collective film (10’51s, 2018).
They crossed the sea to save their lives.
To make animated films from cut paper. The meetings of image education in Alsace As part of the meetings of image education in Alsace, organized by Vidéo Les Beaux Jours and Alsace cinéma, I participated in the animation of a day of thinking for (...)
Proposal open to the public to make animated films to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the National Higher School of Architecture Paris-Belleville. Analysis, strategy and implementation How, in an evening when a thousand people are invited, (...)
I’ve always thought that to speak of a “material” needed to know, that is the work itself. This conference talking about mobile and creation, so it seemed obvious to me that he must contain a time workshop, creative proposal. So I, after referring (...)
A film by Benoît Labourdette (2016, 1h06’).
Film made of permanent layering of images and sounds, as in writing a chorus of self-creation through artistic expression. Choral work as part of a creative residency at the Maison Populaire de Montreuil in (...)
The fémis (National School of picture and sound, Paris - France) offers a “Summer School”, which is each year a documentary filmmaking course during two months for students from around the world. I assure the animation of the beginning of the (...)
5 day course : technical basis, strategy and creativity for new media. The students of the “Licence Pro audiovisual designer director” (University Paul Valéry - Montpellier 3 - France) have a multidisciplinary profile, both artistic and technical. (...)
Benoît Labourdette’s conference (full video) : “The mobile audiovisual creativity: challenges and opportunities.” (36 minutes) Introduction of the conference Almost everyone has a camera in his pocket at all times, into his mobile phone. (...)
Inventing art forms, filmed with drone. The Company, place of contemporary art in Marseille, led by Paul-Emmanuel Odin, invited me to offer to local youth, in the central and very popular in Marseille where it is an audiovisual creative (...)
Workshops for filmmaking with pocket cameras that I run through schools of art, cinema and other vocational training centers (Femis, Le Fresnoy, ESAV Toulouse, CEFPF,Imagine Institute Ouagadougou...). Appropriating very light production (...)
I developed concepts of filmmaking workshops with handheld cameras to every kind of audiences including teenagers. Very effective, creative, rewarding for young people, so constructive, yet very fun. This is a practice that I change as and when (...)