All publications

  • Uprooted
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’01s, 2021).
    To see oneself in front of the roots of a tree.
    22 May 2021
  • A musical stroll at the castle
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (20’44s, 2021).
    [The Godlberg Variations by Johann Sebastian Bach, played by a string trio from the Ondes plurielles orchestra, to discover the museum of the Domaine Départemental de (...)
    15 May 2021
  • Mrs. Train (2021)
    Musical album
    Weaving together the elements of one’s own life, to elaborate a living matter.The piano that is left to resonate offers notes, melodies, rhythms and intensities to (...)
    13 May 2021
  • Exit From The Ground (2021)
    Musical album
    Underlying dialogues in the face of the sea spray.Notes and sounds thrown like seeds, which matured during four to five years, to gradually gather, find each other (...)
    10 May 2021
  • John Dewey : an inspirer of cultural rights?
    Sharing my interest in an inspiring personality.
    The notion of “cultural rights” is increasingly present in the debates within the cultural sector. They are seen by many as being at the heart of the issues and (...)
    20 April 2021
  • Tree of life
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’41s, 2021).
    Even when cut, the life of a tree is transmitted and multiplied.
    17 April 2021
  • The book’s title
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’41s, 2021).
    On the difficulty of writing, of forming a sensitive and true trace of the most intimate and precious things. Immersion in the head of an author in search of the (...)
    15 April 2021
  • Stones of memory
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (8’44s, 2021).
    A meditation on the construction of one’s own memory, one’s “memory palace”.
    14 April 2021
  • Afnic Foundation: presentation film of the foundation
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’06s, 2021).
    What is the Afnic Foundation? What is its history? From what observations on the realities of the digital world? What is its commitment? What are its actions? By (...)
    8 April 2021
  • Disconnected medicine
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’53s, 2021).
    What is our medicine? A medicine of illness or a medicine of health?
    3 April 2021
  • Just a tree
    A film by Benoît Labourdette - text by Sonia Leplat (1’28s, 2021).
    Thinking, overthinking...
    28 March 2021
  • Trailer of the 2021 Women’s International Film Festival
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (25s & 8s, 2021).
    An all online festival... forty films by women directors from all over the world... a new way of doing... 43rd edition of the International Women’s Film Festival (...)
    27 March 2021
  • Main-hand (hand studies 12)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’09s, 2021).
    The hand that accompanies, the hand that reveals, the hand that touches.
    13 March 2021
  • Inventing a castle
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’32s, 2021).
    And what if we played a game of inventing a castle inspired by trees?
    9 March 2021
  • The hand
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’03s, 2021).
    Man’s hand is what gives him speech.
    24 February 2021
  • The eyes
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’54s, 2021).
    “The harder you try to see - by staring strongly and trying not to blink - the more difficult it is to see where you are aiming.” (William Bates, “Perfect Sight Without (...)
    24 February 2021
  • Vibrant Box (2021)
    Music album
    A fragile and nostalgic portable grand piano, played in everyday life, subways, trains, cabs, streetcars, offices and lounges, day and night.Download Benoît (...)
    22 February 2021
  • Travelling Rennes 2021: “Cinema and festivals in the age of containment: inspiring innovations”
    Professional meeting led by Benoît Labourdette (duration: 1h35’).
    How can we draw inspiration for the future of film exhibition from innovative projects carried out during the period of confinement in 2020?Professional meeting (...)
    19 February 2021
  • The feminine harbour
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’21s, 2021).
    Gendered meditation.
    17 February 2021
  • To the reason
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’40s, 2021).
    Good reasons to be emotional.
    15 February 2021
  • Railway Flora
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’13s, 2021).
    As if life was reborn, in the heart of the mechanical world, love once again visible.
    10 February 2021
  • The turbulent and the laminar
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’46s, 2021).
    The mathematics of nature.
    9 February 2021
  • Third eye
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’53s, 2021).
    At the moment when everything tilts our third eye opens. And is discovered to us like an ultrasound of reality.
    4 February 2021
  • Holy Shroud
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’40s, 2021).
    Film comes, in the history of mankind, as a much more religious fact than one might have thought at first glance..André Bazin, in his article “Ontology of the (...)
    3 February 2021
  • About the 21st Century: Meeting with Paul Virilio
    A film by Martine Stora and Benoît Labourdette (26 minutes, 1995).
    Paul Virilio, a great philosopher of technology in the 20th Century, in 1994, gave us a vision of the 21st Century that seems to us very enlightening to give meaning (...)
    1 February 2021
  • The beach
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’54s, 2021).
    On an indoor beach, memories and sensual projections.
    27 January 2021
  • Mediterranean 2
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’23s, 2021).
    Living Ruins of the memory of our common origins in the West.
    22 January 2021
  • Step by step
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’21s, 2021).
    One foot in front of the other, but where to?
    22 January 2021
  • End of the silent movie
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’31s, 2021).
    At times, time and space are reversed.
    22 January 2021
  • To the little things (thought 198)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’45s, 2021).
    Digital meditation.
    21 January 2021
  • Nature begins again (thought 121)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’22s, 2021).
    Thinking the mystery of life through mathematics.
    9 January 2021
  • Stones
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’42s, 2021).
    Organic architecture from the sea.
    8 January 2021
  • New directions
    A film by Emmanuel Vergès and Benoît Labourdette (1’25s, 2021).
    "What if we gave ourselves new directions by seeking new points of view?Text by Emmanuel Vergès.Direction, image, sound by Benoît Labourdette.Shot at the Domaine (...)
    6 January 2021
  • You can imagine (thought 473)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’43s, 2021).
    Sometimes the pieces of the puzzle fit together like a piece of cake... you think you’re touching heaven.
    3 January 2021
  • Chamarande
    Series of photographs taken at the Domain of Chamarande (Essonne, France) on January 1, 2021.
    A year standing.The sun in the trees, illuminating the earth, water and nature of which we are a part, on this first day of a new year, fills me with wonder and (...)
    2 January 2021
  • Administration
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’17s, 2020).
    The implacable and secular logic of the administration, the cement of our societies.
    30 December 2020
  • Immediate take-off
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’05s, 2020).
    A simple stroll can be an invitation to an immediate dazzling journey.
    30 December 2020
  • Afnic Foundation: films presenting the winning projects 2020
    Corporate films
    Nine films to present digital solidarity projects during the Covid-19 lockdown period in 2020, winners of the Fondation Afnic. MethodologyBecause of the lockdown (...)
    18 December 2020
  • Walk in the forest
    Excerpts (1’24s) from a film by Benoît Labourdette (59’, 2020).
    Relaxation film for hospitalized people. A gentle walk in the forest of Fontainebleau, shot with a drone, illustrated by a delicate musical atmosphere.A commission (...)
    18 December 2020
  • Angels
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’58s, 2020).
    The black magic of statues, to sow fear in us... and thus prevent us from thinking, thus controlling our souls and our actions.
    12 December 2020
  • Basilica
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’44s, 2020).
    Buildings have been constructed in connection with the sky. What did we lose?
    9 December 2020
  • Professional meeting “Public participation”: presentation by Benoît Labourdette
    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 (...)
    8 December 2020
  • “Cultural participation”: interview with Benoît Labourdette.
    Interview with Benoît Labourdette (4’39s, 2020).
    Video presentation of Benoît Labourdette’s approach to the democratic dimension of cultural action.
    8 December 2020
  • Love seen from the train
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’18s, 2020).
    Why should one have to be imprisoned to be able to love?
    5 December 2020
  • The land
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’25s, 2020).
    “A place of one’s own, what is it?”
    29 November 2020
  • Télécran
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’00s, 2020).
    An innovation from the past that comes to visit us.
    4 November 2020
  • The red house
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’17s, 2020).
    Back to the place that resources us.
    28 October 2020
  • The young witch
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’23s, 2020).
    The child knows her powers.
    23 October 2020
  • CEFPF : Formation “Concevoir, réaliser, financer des contenus pour les nouveaux médias”
    Stage de 5 semaines (formation en présentiel, à distance ou mixte).
    Cette formation approfondie proposée par le CEFPF, dont le formateur référent est Benoît Labourdette, permet l’appropriation des nouveaux langages, technologies et (...)
    19 October 2020
  • What kind of world do we want?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’54s, muet, 2020).
    Bibliography in 2020 for the emancipation of women and men.
    17 October 2020
  • Coco
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’15s, 2020).
    A coconut shares her image problems: will she succeed in gaining confidence in her qualities?
    14 October 2020
  • Calligraphy #17
    Visual art
    A table is a support, made up of several elements that make it capable of supporting the weight of other objects. But above all, etymologically, the table is the (...)
    9 October 2020
  • Exquisite objects
    Collective film (3’04s, 2020).
    The image of oneself, the images of others, which are projected on each other..
    7 October 2020
  • Calligraphy #16
    Visual art
    Everything is organized around the void, or rather in the void. Writing is an adventure, a mysterious journey.
    4 October 2020
  • Paths for projects for the prevention of violence through audio-visual practice
    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 (...)
    3 October 2020
  • Imagination
    Collective film (5’28s, 2020).
    When talking objects teach us that digital can create human connection.
    1 October 2020
  • Calligraphy #15
    Visual art
    This particular tension, open or not, or even this fear sometimes linked to desire, which the characters themselves seem to express through their respective (...)
    30 September 2020
  • Miracle smugglers
    Collective film (3’05s, 2020).
    Shared joy after a film session.
    28 September 2020
  • Bellapoarch, or the Mona Lisa of the 21st Century?
    Analysis of a success.
    A 10-second video posted on the social network TikTok on August 18, 2020 has made, one month later, more than 400 million views, and the highest number of “I like” (...)
    20 September 2020
  • Where am I?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’39s, 2020).
    This strange feeling, sometimes in the morning, of not yet knowing where you are.
    18 September 2020
  • The bourgeois
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’30s, muet, 2020).
    Who really are the dominant bourgeois?
    18 September 2020
  • Life after
    Collective film (2’55s, 2020).
    When objects share their experience of deconfinement..
    17 September 2020
  • Body Awareness
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, 2020).
    Introduction to the intrinsic link between consciousness and health of the body, through the words of Moshe Feldenkrais..
    26 August 2020
  • A heritage of life
    A film by Françoise Simpère et Benoît Labourdette (2’13s, 2020).
    What we know we’ll take with us on the day we die is probably what can feed our life energy.
    18 August 2020
  • Trees and a woman
    A film by Françoise Simpère and Benoît Labourdette (6’38s, 2020).
    A walk, an intimate dialogue with oneself and with nature, a path to find oneself, to be in the world. A film born from a dialogue between images and (...)
    14 August 2020
  • Love in the confined present tense
    A film by Benoît Labourdette, with the collaboration of Marie Désert, François Cany and Jean-Baptiste Hanak (1’00s, 2020).
    Palimpsest of confined lives, of pictorial references, of nascent love, of graphic and audiovisual performance, between Paris and Nantes in (...)
    13 August 2020
  • Movement (thought 129)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’22s, 2020).
    At night, truths are sometimes revealed to us so lucid that they don’t survive the return of light.
    12 August 2020
  • Dreamcatcher
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’21s, 2020).
    A fire that burns us, captured by nature.
    11 August 2020
  • Man is only a reed (thought 63)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’30s, 2020).
    Facing the power of the world, what is the specificity of the human being, his deepest essence?
    10 August 2020
  • The baroque house
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’26s, 2020).
    Folds and folds of souls, architectures and life itself, made of synesthetic resonance. Gilles Deleuze adding to Leibniz.
    9 August 2020
  • Balance and supports
    A method for the sustainability of projects.
    Based on the way the human body balances itself, for a sustainable approach to project management.Observation of nature is often very good advice for engineering (...)
    8 August 2020
  • Cinema workshop for absent children in Gonesse
    Example of a proposal for antifragile artistic and cultural education.
    A proposal for a video production workshop for teenagers in a movie theatre, without initial registration, which was led, through a antifragility approach, to even (...)
    30 July 2020
  • Parking dance #100
    A film by Sandra Abouav and Benoît Labourdette (3’27s, 2020).
    Flying danced deliriums sung. A choreography between a drone and dancers, for the hundredth and last opus of Sandra Abouav’s “Parking Dance” series (2017-2020). (...)
    24 July 2020
  • “By my window”
    Travelling screening as part of the Valence Script Festival
    Travelling projection in the old town of Valence of a selection of films “By my window”.The International Festival of Valence - Scriptwriters and Composers could not (...)
    11 July 2020
  • Night screening in the Fontbarlettes district (Valencia)
    Travelling projection workshop.
    Workshop for the organization of an itinerant projection for young people from the Fontbarlettes neighbourhood in Valencia (House for All). The project: cultural (...)
    10 July 2020
  • Remembering love
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’23s, 2020).
    Place of life, what is it? More than a place, perhaps it’s the time in which one lives the things that are important to one’s self.
    3 July 2020
  • Vertical films
    Reflection and starting point for experiments.
    Moving images are verticalizing. This is far from being anecdotal and has an impact on our representation of the world. What philosophical changes does this bring (...)
    24 June 2020
  • The reason (thought 267)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’15s, 2020).
    The paradox of knowing there’s so much we don’t know. IssueCan a film be a philosophical support? I.e. to be a tool to open up to the activity of thinking about the (...)
    23 June 2020
  • Online training course: “Short film, digital and 21st Century: new media, new uses, new paths”.
    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 (...)
    22 June 2020
  • Build antifragility for cultural projects
    Methodological proposal.
    What methodology should be adopted to build cultural projects that have the capacity to tame uncertainty and thus become more deeply rooted in their objectives? (...)
    12 June 2020
  • The café of images
    Innovative film distribution proposal.
    Project for innovative post-confinement film distribution via QR Codes stuck on coffee tables. Project for innovative post-confinement film distribution via QR Codes (...)
    11 June 2020
  • Audiovisual workshops to combat gender stereotypes
    Methodological proposal
    Thought-provoking ideas and proposals for audiovisual workshop concepts for nuanced and useful actions, with the aim of building critical thinking on gender (...)
    10 June 2020
  • The line
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’06s, 2020).
    Light is what gives existence.
    5 June 2020
  • Towards the cultural experience
    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. (...)
    20 May 2020
  • Pedagogical use of the “By my window” platform
    Cooperative cultural activity for educational purposes.
    Exploit the video platform “By my window” in the pedagogical field during and after lockdown: reweave links and learning through shared audiovisual creativity. By my (...)
    18 May 2020
  • Moving screenings to reweave the link between the theatres and their spectators
    Post-confinement cultural action project.
    Itinerant projections on city walls, in the neighbourhood around a cinema, to experience again the happiness of shared projection, without any fear of health, thanks (...)
    12 May 2020
  • “Distances”: a look at a new situation (ocim)
    Resources
    The Ocim (Observation Cooperation Museum Information) proposes the sharing of reflections of professionals from the museum world to invent the afterlife, which seem (...)
    12 May 2020
  • Le Télégramme : “By my window”, a platform that publishes your confined videos
    Newspaper article.
    Interview of Benoît Labourdette on the back of the Breton newspaper Le Télégramme, about the platform By my window, by Guenaëlle Daujon..Link to the article on Le (...)
    8 May 2020
  • Short bio & filmo
    Benoît Labourdette
    Benoît Labourdette is a filmmaker, educator, expert in new media, cultural innovation and entrepreneur. He was born in 1970. He founded, among others, the Court (...)
    8 May 2020
  • At the time
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’31s, 2020).
    The most beautiful memories can be without nostalgia, because life goes on.
    25 April 2020
  • The lonely child
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’37s, 2020).
    A chance for introspection, class privilege.
    18 April 2020
  • Tutorials for doing video activities with your children
    Podcast by Benoît Labourdette (1’37s, 2020).
    Very simple tutorial (1 minute 30) to conduct two creative audiovisual activities with your children.During the confinement period in March-April 2020, the city of (...)
    15 April 2020
  • Télérama: “Short film competitions all over France: containment inspires budding filmmakers”
    Newspaper article.
    At the beginning of April 2020, Télérama offers a summary of initiatives for calls for audiovisual creation during the period of general containment due to the (...)
    12 April 2020
  • By my window: Film what you see through a window in your home, and tell about an important memory.
    Video platform
    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 (...)
    1 April 2020
  • Tutorials for making sequence-shot films
    Podcast by Benoît Labourdette (17’30s, 2020).
    Complete pedagogical method for making three types of films in sequence shot: collective film, animated film, memory at the window.During the confinement period in (...)
    31 March 2020
  • On the 13th
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’50s, 2020).
    Friday, November 13, 2015, Friday, March 13, 2020
    30 March 2020
  • Remember here by the window
    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 (...)
    24 March 2020
  • Melting friends
    Collective film (4’32s, 2020)
    When images and objects close to the body lead to shared collective memories of important moments.
    7 March 2020
  • Afnic Foundation: teaser of the 2020 calls for projects
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’00s, 2020).
    The Fondation Afnic supports projects that combine digital technology and solidarity. Benoît Labourdette’s visualization of the 2020 calls for (...)
    6 March 2020
  • BPI Centre Pompidou: production of a collective film in Virtual Reality
    Virtual Reality
    In four hours, form a group, experiment with RV, appropriate a place and the technique, imagine a scenario, and shoot a 360° film, thanks to collective creativity and (...)
    6 March 2020
  • “Infox Trackers”: device for media education through games
    Multimedia
    A device for media education through games: digital escape game, fun workshops, resource area... an innovative and rich educational tool. Project frameworkIsabelle (...)
    1 March 2020
  • Trailer of the 2020 Creteil Women’s International Film Festival
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (8s, 2020).
    Unveiling rich movie programming in 8 seconds.For television broadcasts, it was necessary to have a trailer version of only 8 seconds, for the 42nd edition of the (...)
    28 February 2020
  • Cinema Jacques Brel Garges-lès-Gonesse: VR workshop for children
    Virtual Reality
    Making VR movies for groups of kids in an hour.As part of the “Almost Screen-Free Week”, the town of Garges-lès-Gonesse offered critical thinking workshops on digital (...)
    26 February 2020
  • Dancer : Loïe Fuller
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’28s, silent, 2020).
    Mise en abyme of the presence of human bodies as abstractions, through time, techniques and cultures.
    23 February 2020
  • ALCA and FRAC Aquitaine: Encountering audiences and a neighbourhood: co-constructing and experimenting an itinerant screening
    Documentary on training, directed by Théo Rulin (3’18s, 2020).
    Professional training through the concrete implementation of a cultural action rooted in the challenges of a territory, over two days (February 2020). Objectives To (...)
    18 February 2020
  • 16 moments of solitude
    Collective film (6’15s, 2020)
    Like a little story of writing and looking, from paper to screens.
    7 February 2020
  • Fast Forward
    Collective film (1’35s, 2020).
    If we want to go too fast, obsolescence is waiting for us.
    5 February 2020
  • Timetology
    Collective film (2’37s, 2020).
    In the den of technology, the place where humans mutate.
    5 February 2020
  • Master Expography Museography of Arras : presentation film of the courses : film de présentation du master
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (10’47s, 2020).
    Film presenting a Master’s degree in innovative pedagogy, all the more professionalizing as it is anchored in the real world.I teach video in the Master Expography (...)
    2 February 2020
  • Sexuality #01
    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 (...)
    1 February 2020
  • I’m tired
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’28s, 2020).
    There’s a difference in essence between fatigue and sleep.
    21 January 2020
  • Calligraphy #14
    Visual art
    A word that expresses the encounter, the most powerful emotion, how to write it itself?
    20 January 2020
  • Definition of the word couple
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’55s, 2020).
    The couple seems to be an evidence in the construction of love and family. Let’s lift the veil on its true history.
    7 January 2020
  • Even them
    Collective film (1’45s, 2020).
    Harassed or stalker, how the functions lock each other up.
    6 January 2020
  • Calligraphy #13
    Visual art
    The six letters that make up the word “couple” have a hard time fitting together, and even end up forming other words.
    5 January 2020
  • Definition of the word love
    A film by Benoît Labourdette, based on an idea by Nassera Tamer (2’25s, 2020).
    Love we live it, it guides us or overwhelms us, we enjoy it or suffer from it... but by the way, what is it, exactly?
    1 January 2020
  • Writing my thought (thought 372)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’22s, 2019).
    Where the activity of writing takes us unwittingly into unfathomable depths.
    28 December 2019
  • Bring in the objects
    Collective film (4’37s, 2019).
    Intimate testimonials of objects that feel lonely or abandoned.
    12 December 2019
  • Rhysome
    Collective film (3’38s, 2019).
    Crossed nostalgias in a cinema theater full of history.
    4 December 2019
  • BnF: Pocket Films Empathy, as part of “Views on Serge Tisseron”
    Short lecture by Benoît Labourdette (7’30s).
    Public synthetic presentation of the “Pocket Films Empathy” approach (Serge Tisseron and Benoît Labourdette), by involving the spectators, so that they live the subject (...)
    30 November 2019
  • Afnic Foundation: films presenting the 2019 winning projects
    Corporate films
    Nine films to present a selection of 2019 winners from the Afnic Foundation for Digital Solidarity. AfnicAfnic is the Internet Registry of domain names in.fr. Its (...)
    29 November 2019
  • Contents
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, 2019, muet).
    Why do we let ourselves be photographed?Based on photos of Mark Neville published in Le Monde “M”.
    26 November 2019
  • Social objects
    Collective film (2’14s, 2019).
    Assuming self-image on social networks: not so easy!
    25 November 2019
  • What is a town
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’56s, 2019).
    A place visited today, empty, where I lived so many things a long time ago.
    15 November 2019
  • Victory for ultra-powerful alternating electric power
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’41s, 2019, muet).
    The power, impressive, seductive, is no less dangerous.
    15 November 2019
  • Talk to me
    Collective film (4’22s, 2019).
    They lost, or they won, they testify atypically.
    14 November 2019
  • Break-ups
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’20s, 2019).
    The disorder, the inner disorder caused by the love break-ups are in no way diminished by plural love...
    13 November 2019
  • Infidelity and cocoonery
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’08s, 2019).
    In 1816, Charles Fourier, in his text “The new world of love”, provides scientific proof that the couple, the only form of love legitimized by Western society, (...)
    12 November 2019
  • Trafik Festival 2019: collaborative audiovisual creation event
    Open Creative workshops
    A high level cultural event, based on the creativity of the participants: making films from commented photographs, broadcast at the time, which invite the spectators (...)
    6 November 2019
  • Foie gras
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’36s, 2019).
    An inaccessible child’s dream, in a lost house in the woods.
    6 November 2019
  • I don’t understand anything about my life
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’35s, 2019).
    If we each dig a little deeper into our origins, our construction, our experience of the place, what can we understand about ourselves?
    5 November 2019
  • The Rational Education of Childhood
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (on a text by Émilie Lamotte, 3’43s, 2019).
    The most effective educational principles are not the ones we believe. Discovery of Emilie Lamotte’s sharp and constructive thinking. Émilie LamotteÉmilie Lamotte was (...)
    3 November 2019
  • Image bazaar
    Collective film (2’00s, 2019).
    Lost in the City of Science and Industry, objects share their questions about their relationship to images.
    29 October 2019
  • Reverse jealousy
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’04s, 2019).
    How to turn the deepest jealousy into the most invested love?
    26 October 2019
  • The planning
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, 2019).
    Many lovers? How to manage the schedule?
    23 October 2019
  • Lilas News: “When everyday devices become creative tools!”
    Newspaper article.
    The municipal newspaper “Lilas News” announces the digital audiovisual creation workshops, as part of the project “The Digital Factory”, proposed by Benoît (...)
    18 October 2019
  • One World October 12, 2019
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’58s, 2019).
    The staging of our intimate journey through daily information. Would the world be transparent?
    15 October 2019
  • Back from Florence
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’00s, 2019).
    How a love disappointment leads to even more love.
    13 October 2019
  • National Higher School of Architecture Paris-Belleville: drawn cinema workshop designed for the 50th anniversary
    Open Creative workshops
    Proposal open to the public to make animated films to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the National Higher School of Architecture Paris-Belleville. Analysis, (...)
    27 September 2019
  • Nantes métropole: “Cultural and digital mediation in common” meeting
    Cultural policy
    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 (...)
    17 September 2019
  • APSV: Conference “Potentialities of image education in the field of social action”
    Conferences
    How filmmaking workshop practices, if conducted in the right way, can build strong social bonds.
    16 September 2019
  • I kill them. They do.
    A film by un ten years old child (9’04s, 2019).
    Living in the inner world of a 10-year-old child, through a truculent walk with him in the neighborhood.
    14 September 2019
  • The round table
    Collective film (4’03s, 2019).
    Musical performance in virtual reality in the heart of the city.
    14 September 2019
  • Work in progress
    Collective film (4’39s, 2019).
    Where an observer enters the heart of the collaborative creation system.
    14 September 2019
  • In front of the screen
    Collective film (3’21s, 2019).
    Musical improvisation with images.
    14 September 2019
  • The Marseillaise
    Collective film (4’21s, 2019).
    The Marseillaise reappropriated, reinvented, by children from “neighbourhoods” in the 21st Century.
    14 September 2019
  • Luminous ritual
    Collaborative film (3’04s, 2019).
    Kinetic art experiments: drawings, cameras, projectors, human bodies, cameras, musical creations, and especially play and joy.
    14 September 2019
  • The visit
    A film by Faouzia (2’33s, 2019).
    Discover an inner world through a visit to an apartment with a 360° camera.
    14 September 2019
  • The boys
    Autonomous collective film (9’09s, 2019).
    The camera circulates, goes from hand to hand, between boys of all ages, inviting us to share emotions, interactions, issues...
    14 September 2019
  • La boîte aux lettres
    Collective film (1’51s, 2019).
    Post the images in 360°, literally.
    14 September 2019
  • Collective editing
    Collective film (10’06s, 2019).
    The editing of the films, where tastes are confronted: watching together, dialoguing, choosing, arranging...
    14 September 2019
  • Blue Solo
    Collective film (2’01s, 2019).
    Daytime round in blue: collective creation of images in a relaxing moment. Seeing and seeing each other differently.
    14 September 2019
  • The projection
    Collective film (9’45s, 2019).
    Where we witness the children’s point of view on their own images, projected, re-filmed.
    14 September 2019
  • See or be seen
    Collective film (3’29s, 2019).
    Objects share their vision of ecology and the future.
    4 September 2019
  • DIA LOG: immersive creation shared with the children of a district of Choisy-le-Roi, “The Navigators”
    Digital Participative Projects
    Immersive video installation at Mac Val Museum (Vitry-sur-Seine) and in the Navigators district (Choisy-le-Roi) on September 21 and 22, 2019. Participative artistic (...)
    2 September 2019
  • Being a father
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’29s, 2019).
    Giving life, being, giving a hand, discovering it.
    14 August 2019
  • Paris Yellow Pages
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’, 2019).
    Paris as seen by its paper directory in 2019.
    12 August 2019
  • Dislocated
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’08s, 2019).
    Collective stairway descent. Attempt to exhaust a Roman place.
    10 August 2019
  • Inside the flower
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’46s, 2019).
    A religious building, what else is it but a metaphor experienced by the sincere visitor to be immersed in the flowering?
    9 August 2019
  • Heart of/for freedom
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’40s, 2019).
    Beyond the barriers, barbed wire, prisons, the living heart is still beating.
    2 August 2019
  • M.C.E.
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’02s, 2019).
    Everyone’s utopia is perhaps a drawing centred on trust.
    20 July 2019
  • Utobjects
    Film collectif (3’11s, 2019).
    Teenage objects share their various dreams.
    15 July 2019
  • Did you say utopia?
    Un film de Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, 2019).
    Utopia in everyday life....
    10 July 2019
  • EP7 The digital dance hall
    Distribution of films
    Projection on the ten screens of EP7 - The digital dance hall (Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France) of a selection of films by Benoît Labourdette shot with a drone (...)
    10 July 2019
  • Fragile hopscotch in the sky
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’31s, 2019).
    The inner experience of a moment of pedagogical innovation in the classroom.
    7 July 2019
  • This is Our Held Point
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’21s, 2019).
    When an architecture made of glass reveals its intrinsic abstraction.
    21 June 2019
  • Roaalysieovtfadnn
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’09s, 2019).
    Tribute seen from the sky to the work of Victor Vasarely.
    21 June 2019
  • Digital culture meetings: round table “VR, digital and education”.
    Virtual Reality
    Discovery of educational experiences using Virtual Reality, either as a tool or as an object for building critical thinking skills.Round table moderated by Benoît (...)
    19 June 2019
  • Animals at the window, the hill of light
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’12s, 2019).
    Eat the animals or not? What if the animals speak for themselves?
    18 June 2019
  • Spin the cam’
    Collective film (3’10s, 2019).
    A revolt of objects against the Internet and its uses.
    6 June 2019
  • The skewer
    Collective film (4’36s, 2019).
    In a movie theatre, the objects of our daily lives talk about life with social networks.
    6 June 2019
  • Steps
    Collective film (4’57s, 2019).
    A double staircase going up and down, objects coming in from all over the world, a common desire.
    3 June 2019
  • Observatory of Cultural Policies: “The challenge of mediation is not in the tool, but in the use”.
    Video interview of Benoît Labourdette by the Observatory of cultural policies (3’52s, 2019).
    Video interview of Benoît Labourdette: why and how to conduct cultural mediations for the younger generations in the digital age.Directed by Aurélie (...)
    1 June 2019
  • Observatory of cultural policies: “Images are like words for today’s young people”
    Video interview of Benoît Labourdette by the Observatory of cultural policies (5’, 2019).
    Video interview with Benoît Labourdette: state of play of image practices and young people’s needs in terms of image education.Director: Aurélie (...)
    1 June 2019
  • “The beautiful May” Festival : Filmmaking workshop with drone
    Film workshops with drones
    Developing collective films with drone in two hours! First edition of “the beautiful May” festivalAs part of the first “the beautiful May” festival (I saw a (...)
    25 May 2019
  • Little sisters
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’06s, 2019).
    In the city of Navigators in Choisy-le-Roi, for 40 years, a group of nuns, “The little sisters of the Assumption”, has been sharing the lives of the (...)
    22 May 2019
  • Colloquium ENS Louis Lumière: forms, experiences and devices: audiovisual production in the face of “immersive” technologies
    Virtual Reality
    Dialogue on creation in virtual reality with Benoît Labourdette (filmmaker and producer, BL Prod) and Teddy Aymard (producer, Le bureau des curiosités), with a moment (...)
    18 April 2019
  • Image Forum: conference “When digital creation enhances self-esteem”.
    Conferences
    Active conference to equip social actors with digital skills to work on self-esteem with adolescents. Exchange of experiences and practices, and proposal of a lived (...)
    16 April 2019
  • The room next door
    Collective film (2’47s, 2019).
    When media objects revolt.
    13 April 2019
  • In object life?
    Collective film (2’54s, 2019).
    When objects from a carving workshop wake up...
    13 April 2019
  • MJC Dole: “Image Education: Popular Education for the 21st Century?”
    Conferences
    Lecture by Benoît Labourdette for proposals for philosophical and practical tools of thought on the challenges of digital and images. The aim is to collectively equip (...)
    11 April 2019
  • 2019 Scriptwriters’ Festival: travelling screening
    Moving screenings
    On the theme of musical cinema, a night walk in Valencia, to discover new and surprising works on the city walls. And then, on some films, viewers were invited to (...)
    6 April 2019
  • I learned that
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’22s, 2019).
    How life, even in its most painful moments, can show us the way to love.
    5 April 2019
  • At the beginning
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’54s, silent, 2019).
    Everything turns away and turns on social networks.
    4 April 2019
  • Choose
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’39s, silent, 2019).
    Deconstructing sexism and prejudice is also a choice.
    2 April 2019
  • When young people get involved
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’08s, silent, 2019).
    Younger generations are always more engaged than we think.
    2 April 2019
  • Westward direction
    Collective film (7’30s, 2019).
    Digital things whisper their existence in our ears.
    29 March 2019
  • Luminous object
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’42s, 2019).
    “When the eye, emerging from the darkness, suddenly sees a luminous object, it will seem much larger at first sight than in the long run.” Leonardo da Vinci, Notebooks (...)
    18 March 2019
  • Theory of modern art
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’05s, 2019).
    The functions and necessities of art, which is not a luxury, but life and our very nature. Quotes from Paul Klee.
    12 March 2019
  • About the moon (Leonardo da Vinci)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’57s, 2019).
    Diffraction of the vision, relationship to the stars, entering Leonardo da Vinci’s mind.
    11 March 2019
  • In their absence
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’43s, 2019).
    There are times when you have the feeling, if not the certainty, that you’ve missed the point.
    10 March 2019
  • Calligraphy #12
    Visual art
    Write the word “color” with multi-colored letters.
    9 March 2019
  • Take sound into account when writing scripts
    Screenwriting
    ’A scenario that gives, on reading, the sensation of the soundtrack of the film, will have a rare, extremely convincing evocative power. Physiological thinking of the (...)
    7 March 2019
  • The voice-over: friend or foe of the scenario?
    Screenwriting
    Voice-over is often discouraged in academic scriptwriting textbooks, which focus on the dramatic situation rather than on an interiority considered potentially (...)
    6 March 2019
  • Control the machine by thinking
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’04s, silent, 2019).
    Reasoned bibliography of our relationship with future in 2019.
    5 March 2019
  • Test your scenarios with your mobile phone
    Screenwriting
    A very simple use of the mobile phone can speed up the scriptwriting work.In many fields prototypes are made, which can also be called drafts, diagrams, (...)
    4 March 2019
  • Les Lilas town: day of cut paper films
    Open Creative workshops
    Day of intergenerational filmmaking workshops at the Le Garde Chasse theatre-film theatre (Les Lilas - 93).As part of the support for the City of Lilacs’ digital (...)
    27 February 2019
  • Little Isabelle
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’54s, silent, 2019, pseudonym: Marc Z.).
    Social networks benefit from everything, even human tragedies.
    27 February 2019
  • Impossible
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (0’20s, silent, 2019).
    Is revolution still possible in the age of neuroscience?
    27 February 2019
  • Fight Men
    Collective film (1’36s, 2019).
    When technology, money and organization are put at the service of violence.
    20 February 2019
  • Drawing on architecture
    Research about pictures
    The projected image is an extremely rich track to animate architecture, private or public space, the theatre stage. I have been experimenting with it for a long time (...)
    17 February 2019
  • Straw fire
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2019).
    Dead animals are helplessly witnessing human violence.
    16 February 2019
  • Straw fire
    Instrumental music, 2019, 2’19s. Composition by Benoît Labourdette (prepared piano).
    The soundboard of the piano which proposes a journey on rough dirt roads.
    16 February 2019
  • The fight
    Collective film (0’54s, 2019).
    How do we find good reasons to leave and fight?
    14 February 2019
  • Haute Savoie Department: “Digital technology and artistic and cultural practices through a pedagogical approach”
    Cultural policy
    How to raise awareness in a very short time and in an active way about the creative potential of digital technology? FrameworkTh eDSDEN of Haute Savoie (National (...)
    12 February 2019
  • Personal inventories
    Collective film (7’17s, 2019).
    The vision, the hearing, the framing, the screens, the contemporary audiovisual practices... when it is the objects themselves that speak about (...)
    8 February 2019
  • It happened far from home
    Collective film (4’38s, 2019).
    When objects also decide to tackle their problems with digital technology.
    7 February 2019
  • Light in a window
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’06s, 1999-2019).
    A contemplative journey through the energy of light, between nature and electronics.
    6 February 2019
  • Jean-Baptiste Mathieu’s website, author-director
    Websites
    Attempt to create the “ideal” website for a filmmaker:www.jeanbaptistemathieu.fr..Jean-Baptiste Mathieu is a prolific director, who has associated his vision with (...)
    31 January 2019
  • The firefly
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’04s, 2019).
    In the skin of a fragile insect at night. Based on a haiku by Ôshima Ryôta (1716-1784).
    14 January 2019
  • Already the architecture
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’36s, 2018).
    Contemplative quest for meaning in an abandoned summer camp.
    30 December 2018
  • Slim Church
    Musical Creations
    Leslie entered this church, and she didn’t believe what she was told, despite her efforts.Instrumental music, 2018, 2’37s. By Benoît Labourdette (Arturia (...)
    29 December 2018
  • What is poetry?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’52s, 2018). Based on an interview with Yves Bonnefoy by Auxilio Alcantar.
    To the question “What is poetry?”, the poet Yves Bonnefoy gives an answer that concerns the essential, in terms of philosophy.
    29 December 2018
  • Are you there, spirit?
    Musical Creations
    Enter where the other is and search within yourself if, illuminated by the stained glass windows, contact with the afterlife is made.Instrumental music, 2018, (...)
    23 December 2018
  • Amphi-theater
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’55s, 2018).
    The effect of submission relationships on the brain.
    16 December 2018
  • To Jean Dubuffet
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’19s, 2018).
    “I am absolutely convinced that anyone, without any special knowledge or skills, without having to look at I don’t know what so-called native dispositions, can devote (...)
    15 December 2018
  • Accident
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’57s, 2018).
    “Accident on a white desert dune. There are only wrinkles left.”
    9 December 2018
  • Six faces
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’31s, 2018).
    Contemplating the world through a lens that multiplies it may mean finding oneself in front of oneself, feeling that one is part of the world, and rebuilding oneself (...)
    5 December 2018
  • The idea factory: “We tested a 360° camera shooting”
    Press reviews
    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 (...)
    9 November 2018
  • Create lightweight, high-quality video files
    Technical tools and methodologies
    Reduce the size of a video file while maintaining the best possible quality. Guide for Handbrake free software.Broadcasting video, whether on your computer, (...)
    7 November 2018
  • What is a “good frame” for pedagogy?
    Pedagogy
    In the field of education, there is a consensus that a “frame” is essential for the effective functioning of the educational strategy, and therefore for the (...)
    3 November 2018
  • Pauline waits a moment
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’12s, 2018).
    We’re all taking the same stairs. We meet each other there, every morning and every evening. We’re pretending nothing.
    2 November 2018
  • At the Venice stadium
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’11s, 2018).
    A traumatic event disrupts the past, the present and the notion of reality.
    30 October 2018
  • Interlacing magazine: “The mental film”
    Articles
    From the point of view of perception, a film is only an illusion formed by our brain from visual and auditory stimuli. Images seen can produce sounds and vice versa. (...)
    27 October 2018
  • Drawn cinema
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’04s, silent, 2018).
    Abyss of pictorial representations over time.
    24 October 2018
  • Form of sclerosis
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’40s, silent, 2018).
    Words and looks cross paths, not believing what they see.
    23 October 2018
  • City of Lilas: animated filmmaking workshops for teenagers
    Cartoon Pocket Films workshops
    Workshops on how to make animated films that are silent by teenagers, independently and responsibly.As part of Benoît Labourdette’s consulting mission for the city (...)
    23 October 2018
  • Reactions
    Collective film (1’37s, 2018).
    Pictures escape from the books and express their desire for freedom.
    23 October 2018
  • Numok Festival: “Let’s create 360°” workshop (libraries of the City of Paris)
    Virtual Reality
    Workshops for the production of films in Virtual Reality in three libraries of the City of Paris: Bibliothèque Historique de la Ville de Paris, Bibliothèque de l’Hôtel (...)
    20 October 2018
  • Pour survivre, je me suis réinventée
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’19s, silent, 2018).
    Who is she, the one who must reinvent herself for the survival of all of us? What’s her name?
    11 October 2018
  • Door
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’54s, 2018).
    Listening at the doors. A deeper, poetic and contemplative exercise than one might imagine at first glance.
    5 October 2018
  • MPAA: Films for the 10th anniversary of the House of Amateur Artistic Practices
    Corporate films
    Five films to affirm the identity of a Parisian cultural institution, MPAA (House of Amateur Artistic Practices). House of Amateur Artistic Practices (MPAA)Places (...)
    28 September 2018
  • The unusual and obsessive life of the teenager
    Collective film (2’48s, 2018).
    Lost things, between the city and nature.
    24 September 2018
  • Voice, piano and video recital “Songs and dances of death”
    Recital by Karina Desbordes (soprano), Sylvie Lechevalier (piano) and Benoît Labourdette (video).
    Eternal Russian melodies in a poetic visual universe drawn live on architecture thanks to video projection.On Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 8pm, at the Église (...)
    22 September 2018
  • DRAC and DAAC Pays de la Loire: “Learning to see and hear, a collective experience”
    Trainings for image education
    A professional training to collectively invent projection devices in order to build a greater intimacy with the material of the image. Then draw up a charter of good (...)
    11 September 2018
  • Hope
    Un film de Benoît Labourdette (1’50s, 2018).
    To cling to pillars planted in the water for centuries, to hope.
    30 August 2018
  • CCAS: Filmmaking workshops in holiday centres
    Open Creative workshops
    Filmmaking workshops in holiday centres.Holiday centres CCAS traditionally offer holidaymakers many quality cultural activities. In the summer of 2018, we proposed (...)
    24 August 2018
  • Out of the comfort zone
    Pedagogy
    In collective work, paradoxically, it is when one does not feel reassured that one works best. But how does it work?When we prepare for a job that involves the (...)
    20 August 2018
  • Listening and silence
    Pedagogy
    How to get listening and silence in a group? Surprisingly, by going through a work on oneself the results can be spectacular. Silence is a prerequisite to listening: (...)
    18 August 2018
  • Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
    Visual art
    Revisit the principles of four-colour printing, with inks and ashes. Fifteen “numerical paintings”.Mechanical colour reproduction does not use the same primary (...)
    17 August 2018
  • Accelerated or Slowed Perspective
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’57s, 2018).
    Where we discover that architecture is much less real than we imagined.
    15 August 2018
  • Liberty is in your mind
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’15s, 2018).
    Remember that freedom is conquered first within us, whatever the external situation.
    8 August 2018
  • Mindmapping
    Technical tools and methodologies
    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 (...)
    27 July 2018
  • Free... then imprisoned
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’42s, 2018).
    Work, potential factor of emancipation that can carry in itself its own reversal.
    26 July 2018
  • Biarritz Media Library: workshop for the production of VR films
    Virtual Reality
    Filmmaking workshop in Virtual Reality for teenagers at the Biarritz Library. Co-produced by Passeurs d’images - ALCAThe Biarritz media library, open to new (...)
    21 July 2018
  • Moore’s Law
    Technical tools and methodologies
    An empirical law of computing that has more impact than we imagine on professional audiovisual practices. Gordon MooreGordon Moore, a chemist by training, is one (...)
    19 July 2018
  • Best practices for putting videos online
    Technical tools and methodologies
    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 (...)
    17 July 2018
  • BL VIDEO CMS v0.1 : mini video streaming platform
    Technical tools and methodologies
    Mini platform for automatic display of video files online in your website.By Benoît Labourdette. Version 0.1 to July 22, 2018. Technical preamble on online video (...)
    16 July 2018
  • “Scrivener” to write a script
    Screenwriting
    Scrivener is probably today the best software to write a script. Synthetic discovery of this tool. Why a specific software to write a screenplay?Why would we need (...)
    15 July 2018
  • Blackie
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’11s, 2018).
    When a roll of scotch revolts.
    13 July 2018
  • Checkmate
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’48s, 2018).
    Finding the core values of work.
    12 July 2018
  • Leaving
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’44s, 2018).
    Life is freedom and love.
    9 July 2018
  • Objects have a soul
    Collective film (2’12s, 2018).
    On a beach, the sharing of inanimate summerers’ experiences.
    7 July 2018
  • The book
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’27s, 2018).
    Gather around a book, gather yourself.
    2 July 2018
  • “Mi sveglia la tromba”, Alessandro Scarlatti
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’50s, 2018). Soprano: Karina Desbordes.
    Unfold the world, feel the music of the past, which can open our perception of present reality.
    30 June 2018
  • Calligraphy #11
    Visual art
    Listen to the people around you and write down some of their words.
    18 June 2018
  • The Unanswered Question Revisited
    Benoît Labourdette’s film and music (2’07s, 2018).
    What is life? Can simple little plastic animals help us find the answer to this question?
    13 June 2018
  • Growing up with culture : “The contribution of digital technology in cultural mediation”
    Cultural policy
    Conference by Benoît Labourdette about cultural mediation with digital tools, on the example of the travelling projections within the framework of the Port Zone Film (...)
    13 June 2018
  • Passeurs d’images : Drawn Cinema Workshop
    Open Creative workshops
    Workshop for making animated films from drawings within the framework of a professional event.Within the framework of the professional evening of the launch of the (...)
    5 June 2018
  • Passeurs d’images: Interactive Cinema Session
    Corporate films
    As part of the launch of the new national coordination Passeurs d’images, I proposed an “interactive cinema session”. Come in, ladies and gentlemen!On June 5, 2018, (...)
    5 June 2018
  • Emulation
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’26s, 2018, pseudonym: Bob).
    Transmission is emulation, fertilization of the soul.
    5 June 2018
  • Calligraphy #10
    Visual art
    The intersection of the bodies of certain letters is the nature of this writing.
    28 May 2018
  • First love
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’09s, 2018).
    A film can be like a spiritual, philosophical object, a text that accompanies our lives and teaches us new things every time we watch (...)
    24 May 2018
  • I can hear you
    Collective film (5’21s, 2018).
    In a movie theater, atypical travelers discuss their lives.
    23 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #9
    Visual art
    How a single word, the most important of words, reveals different facets only through the way it is written.
    23 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #8
    Visual art
    It is forbidden for the lines to touch each other. And yet they dialogue, all the more so.
    18 May 2018
  • Classical:NEXT Rotterdam : film direction and staging opening night
    Corporate films
    Classical:NEXT 2018 (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) featured France. Opening evening on May 16, 2018, for 700 professionals from the classical music sector.At the (...)
    16 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #7
    Visual art
    The letters of these words must be in each other, for they have been asked. They seek their freedom there.
    15 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #6
    Visual art
    These letters must touch each other, without mixing their bodies.
    12 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #5
    Visual art
    Where the intersection between the letters is no exception, the word that at first seemed to flee takes its reason.
    11 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #4
    Visual art
    Here the letters do not touch, which does not take anything away from the depth of their dialogue; it is courteous love.
    10 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #3
    Visual art
    The letters of these words are necessarily linked, by the line.
    9 May 2018
  • Calligraphy #2
    Visual art
    Words are discovered, stripped, met in the adventure of their freehand writing.
    8 May 2018
  • House of the image, Appointments of the image #6: “Intimacy, images, social networks. Existing and living together in the digital age”
    Trainings for image education
    Training day and co-construction of educational tools to work on self-image, designed in collaboration between theMaison de l’image (Noémie Rubat du Mérac, project (...)
    26 April 2018
  • Calligraphy #1
    Visual art
    Calligraphic explorations, unique words inspiring their form of drawing.
    20 April 2018
  • I want a kiss
    A film by Barbara Gougeon, Linda Fardon, Benoît Labourdette (1’21s, silent, 2018).
    A chaste encounter.
    17 April 2018
  • Theorem 29: “Mobiles: artistic and aesthetic issues”
    Under the direction of Laurence Allard, Laurent Creton and Roger Odin.
    Publication by Benoît Labourdette of the article “The UAV, a creative tool” in the collective book “Theorem 29:”Mobiles: artistic and aesthetic issues". (...)
    15 April 2018
  • I have chosen
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’12s, silent, 2018).
    We’re actors in our absurd world.
    10 April 2018
  • Screenwriters’ Festival 2018
    Moving screenings
    Itinerant projection at night in Valencia, as part of the International Festival of Screenwriters, on the theme of the evolution of audiovisual writing according to (...)
    7 April 2018
  • The living being
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’27s, 2018).
    Discovering in the materiality of the world that a work of art is not what it seems.
    6 April 2018
  • Newimages Festival: “Education and immersive images” (round table)
    Virtual Reality
    Focus on a Virtual Reality experiment conducted at the Fémis by Benoît Labourdette. As part of a round table presentation of various experiences around immersion, (...)
    4 April 2018
  • Gossip
    Collective film (5’19s, 2018).
    A group of objects is preparing for his departure for summer camp.
    30 March 2018
  • We are together
    Collective film (10’51s, 2018).
    They crossed the sea to save their lives.
    29 March 2018
  • The Digital Washhouse : 8×8 Season 0 Episode 1
    Press reviews
    Video interview between Franck Ancel and Benoît Labourdette on the stakes of images and digital, as part of the prefiguration of the Digital (...)
    25 March 2018
  • Still speech
    Collective film (3’19s, 2018).
    The little object people of a building courtyard.
    23 March 2018
  • Objective(s)
    Collective film (5’49s, 2018).
    Anthropomorphic introspections at school.
    23 March 2018
  • Le tableau
    A film by Sylviane Bertrand and Benoît Labourdette (1’, silent, 2018).
    A simple painting can create controversy in a couple.
    21 March 2018
  • Black and white
    A film by Sylviane Bertrand, Benoît Labourdette and Nordine Salhi (1’, silent, 2018).
    Calligraphy of bodies, crossing a history of cinema, between black and white.
    21 March 2018
  • Seven chances 2
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’24s, silent, 2018).
    Musical and pictorial exchanges of looks, faces, sexes, bodies, times...
    20 March 2018
  • Kino LavoÏ
    Distribution of films
    As part of the “Friendship Animals” session on Friday 13 April 2018 at the Maison des Associations of Valensole (France), screening of the film Made in China (Benoît (...)
    19 March 2018
  • The Example
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’14s, 2018).
    The importance of a work of art lies in its form, for this is how it changes the way of looking at the world.
    7 March 2018
  • Pocketfilms-Empathy
    Research about pictures
    Project to support psychosocial and pedagogical practices around the empathy clinic and using images. By Serge Tisseron and Benoît Labourdette, accompanied bySonia (...)
    1 March 2018
  • The hectic life of our objects
    Collective film (3’49s, 2018).
    When everyone finds in himself his richness, his inner joy.
    21 February 2018
  • Objectively
    Collective film (2’43s, 2018).
    Objects rise.
    19 February 2018
  • Justice
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’22s, 2018).
    The mysteries and paradoxes of justice, like so many traces of electric movements forgotten in the past.
    16 February 2018
  • Research-action “Image Education 2.1”
    Research about pictures
    Collaborative action-research project led by Benoît Labourdette production in 2018 and 2019, to develop the synergy between teenage cinema attendance and cultural (...)
    14 February 2018
  • Delusional objects
    Collective film (7’22s, 2018).
    Simple everyday objects share their interiority.
    8 February 2018
  • Symposium : Attention, machine! Artistic Practices and Media Recycling
    Conferences
    Communication by Benoît Labourdette to listen (25 minutes) on the stage use of live contributions from unknown users. As part of the symposium “Attention, machine!”. (...)
    7 February 2018
  • And Flexible
    Musical Creations
    Lying down, not being able to move, but turning your head, trying to look behind you.Instrumental music, 2017,2’19s. Improvisation of Benoît Labourdette (...)
    1 January 2018
  • The singularity, a collaborative transmedia artistic project
    Research about pictures
    “The singularity” is a collaborative transmedia project, launched in 2016 by Benoît Labourdette. Around a thematic spine, over a long period of time (several years), (...)
    31 December 2017
  • A butterfly at Picasso’s
    A film co-directed by Alain Fleischer and Benoît Labourdette (18’01s, 2016). Music by Benoît Labourdette.
    An UAV in the Picasso Museum in Paris just before its reopening in 2014. An unusual visit to a place such that you will never see it again. And Picasso (...)
    31 December 2017
  • Les Lilas city : collaborative photographic storytelling of an event
    Open Creative workshops
    Collaborative creation of photos by the inhabitants of a district, to record the memory of an event.During the 2017 Christmas celebrations, the municipality of Les (...)
    16 December 2017
  • Poetry
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’56s, 2017).
    When the intimate poetry becomes public.
    15 December 2017
  • CEFPF :“Designing, producing and financing interactive transmedia content” training course
    Trainings for new media
    Vocational training on technologies and strategies for developing transmedia projects.For the eighth year, I am the referent trainer of this 5-week professional (...)
    8 December 2017
  • CNPFT: Training on uses and educational projects around digital technology with young people and children from 12 years old
    Trainings for image education
    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 (...)
    8 December 2017
  • Things story
    Collective film (4’25s, 2017).
    Small depresses of the everyday objects.
    4 December 2017
  • Maurits Cornelis
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, 2017).
    From the stone are born forms, which rise up to heaven, and finally resorb themselves.
    28 November 2017
  • Prison break
    Collective film (2’28s, 2017).
    Objects, which we imagine have been incarcerated, share their experiences.
    27 November 2017
  • Val-de-Marne Department : films for school canteens
    Corporate films
    Production of short animated films to raise awareness of selective sorting and waste in school canteens. Movies to launch debates.Films directed by Benoît (...)
    27 November 2017
  • Metro meditation
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’, 2017).
    To be there without being there, not to be there by being there. To be above all within oneself. Meditate. In the subway.
    27 November 2017
  • Metro meditation
    Soundtracks
    A face in front of you, in your head.Instrumental music, 2017,6’52s. Composition by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers and piano).
    27 November 2017
  • FrEE zonE
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’52s, 2017).
    The remembrance of a drama, and an unexpected confession.
    26 November 2017
  • Memory
    Musical Creations
    Remember an old organ in this dusty church. Teenager, with in the headphones of the walkman some 1970s rock.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’19s. Improvisation by Benoît (...)
    25 November 2017
  • The ice princess
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’24s, 2017).
    A hidden princess, to be discovered in a book.
    25 November 2017
  • The boss
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’42s, 2017).
    The director of the library isn’t who you think he is.
    25 November 2017
  • Nelson Mandela Library in Angers : “Five years old, five movies.”
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    Filmmaking workshop with mobile phone for teenagers in a library.On the occasion of its fifth anniversary, the Library Nelson Mandela in Angers wanted to offer a (...)
    25 November 2017
  • Museum of Man : Animated Cinema Workshop
    Open Creative workshops
    Workshops for the production of animated films by visitors to an exhibition.As part of the exhibition“We and the others, biases to racism” at theMusée de l’ Homme in (...)
    30 October 2017
  • Racism
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Malcolm).
    The face of racism are the words.
    29 October 2017
  • Eyes closed
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’23s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: A. A. A. A.)
    Some of them manage to give up.
    29 October 2017
  • Type
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (55s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Aristide B.
    The same ritual over and over again.
    29 October 2017
  • No-identity
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’, mute, 2017, pseudonym: Norbert).
    Identity has other words in it.
    28 October 2017
  • Racism do not exist
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (53s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: John B.).
    Write the language differently, reinvent our place in the world.
    28 October 2017
  • Everything is new
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’57s, mute, 2017, pseudonym: D8FH3NITZ).
    Let’s clearly define things.
    28 October 2017
  • A leg
    Musical Creations
    Running, running in his head.Instrumental Music, 2017, 4’01s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private on October (...)
    20 October 2017
  • Math workup
    Musical Creations
    Meditate for a moment. Let his brain put its own house in order.Instrumental music, 2017, 1’32s. Improvisation of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation (...)
    20 October 2017
  • Bury your cat
    Musical Creations
    To honor the animal, a slow dance, in the memory of falling.Instrumental music, 2017,2’51s. Improvisation of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation (...)
    15 October 2017
  • Dogs and cats fighting for a camembert, observed by mice in 1982
    Musical Creations
    A complicated situation between domestic animals, which a happy music can not pacify.Instrumental music, 2017, 1’52s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (...)
    8 October 2017
  • Regional meetings Passeurs d’images Rhône Alpes : production of a collective film for 80 people
    Digital Participative Projects
    Collaborative creation of a film for 80 people.The Regional Meetings of Image Passengers of the Rhône-Alpes Region, organized by Acrira (Amaury Piotin) at the (...)
    7 October 2017
  • Books
    Musical Creations
    To live in a universe made of white noise, which suddenly begins to beat like the heart.Instrumental music, 2017, 3’45s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (...)
    5 October 2017
  • Wendy is your choice
    Musical Creations
    Decide who you want to be. Wendy chose to change sex.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’55s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Public improvisation (...)
    29 September 2017
  • Hollander factory : Heritage days
    Distribution of films
    Show of the films « Photos of the worksite » and “Me and my ghosts” within the framework of Heritage Days.The Hollander factory in Choisy-le-Roi in the Parisian (...)
    16 September 2017
  • France culture : program “Matter to Think” by Serge Tisseron
    Press reviews
    How can technologies help us think ? Focus on video to mobile phone. Discussion between Serge Tisseron and Benoît Labourdette.Serge Tisseron, a psychoanalyst (...)
    15 September 2017
  • S.T.O.
    Musical Creations
    Looking around, turning your head, turning on yourself.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’09s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried in (...)
    14 September 2017
  • Brasse coulée
    Musical Creations
    Swim in a large rotating corridor.Instrumental music, 2017, 2’46s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private, (...)
    14 September 2017
  • F.T.A.
    Musical Creations
    Step by step, the ground resounds of every shock of the bare foot that treads it. But at times, it is as if we were flying away.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’47s. (...)
    13 September 2017
  • Palite
    Musical Creations
    To be rocked by the moon. It’s calm at first, and then everything comes alive.Instrumental music, 2017, 3’41s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers). (...)
    13 September 2017
  • End
    Musical Creations
    An imaginary path towards the end.Instrumental music, 2017, 1’20s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private, (...)
    12 September 2017
  • Fear
    Musical Creations
    What scares us is often what is unknown to us. Including sounds.Instrumental Music, 2017, 1’45s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation (...)
    8 September 2017
  • Ciné Lab # 6: “New usages, digital cultures. What (R) evolution for cinemas?”
    Conferences
    Day of reflection and common development of innovative projects, for cinema operators and mediators.The ACRIRA and the GRAC (Rhône Alpes region), within the (...)
    7 September 2017
  • Face on face
    Visual art
    A face projected on a face, or the mise en abîme of the identity. Images that stay in the headDuring a workshop day that I conducted as part of the Master Digital (...)
    7 September 2017
  • Love dialogue
    Musical Creations
    Two voices exchange, respond, listen, not always, and sometimes are in unison.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’12s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (piano). (...)
    6 September 2017
  • Pale
    Musical Creations
    Happy memories, slowed down by the late hour.Instrumental music, 2017, 2’21s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (piano).Improvisation carried out in private, (...)
    6 September 2017
  • Bastille
    Musical Creations
    Idle rolls on hot stones.Instrumental Music, 2017, 1’37s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private, September 6, (...)
    6 September 2017
  • Moles
    Musical Creations
    Under the ground, everything is not so black. You feel the rhythm of the world.Instrumental music, 2017, 3’05s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers). (...)
    5 September 2017
  • Van
    Musical Creations
    Slide bouncing on pink and purple hills.Instrumental Music, 2017, 3’21s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private, (...)
    5 September 2017
  • Metal
    Musical Creations
    The ladder is not always easy to climb.Instrumental music, 2017, 1’45s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (piano).Improvisation carried out in private, September (...)
    5 September 2017
  • Cry
    Musical Creations
    Nocturnal nostalgia which is imagined in the other, and which is born in itself.Instrumental Music, 2017, 4’40s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (piano). (...)
    5 September 2017
  • Cave
    Musical Creations
    Memory of a slow forward in a cave, along an underground lake, on a flying carpet.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’03s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizer). (...)
    3 September 2017
  • Pink
    Musical Creations
    Crisis, rubbing, screeching, air blowing in all directions. Some notes of music emerge from the chaos.Instrumental Music, 2017, 5’27s. Improvisation by Benoît (...)
    1 September 2017
  • Jealousy
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’38s, silent, 2017).
    A so negative feeling...
    19 August 2017
  • The comeback of Master Sakho
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’08s, silent, 2017).
    Prepare for a troubled comeback.
    14 August 2017
  • Wind
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’18s, 2017).
    Diving inside the organic movement of the wind maybe.
    9 August 2017
  • Fire (white monkey)
    Soundtracks
    And sail the wave to the soul flying over forgotten tablecloths.Instrumental music, 2017,2’45s. Composition by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers and samples of (...)
    8 August 2017
  • Fire (white monkey)
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’14s, 2017).
    At night, when anxiety is there, if one dares to look beyond the ashes of life, one can see an image of salvation.
    8 August 2017
  • Paper faces #1
    Visual art
    Series of photographs. Cubist faces thanks to the tears of torn up advertising postersOn the suggestion of the photographer Myriam Drosne, when a “paper face” (...)
    2 August 2017
  • Ile-de-France leisure centers: cartoon workshops
    Open Creative workshops
    Animation animation workshops for the public of leisure centers.In the summer of 2017, the Ile-de-France Region organized screenings of outdoor films in four (...)
    31 July 2017
  • Earth
    A collective film directed by Benoît Labourdette (1’43s, silent, 2017, collective : Alice, Morgane, Romain, Benoît).
    The meaning of life on earth, summarized by a few key words.
    29 July 2017
  • City of Clermont de l’Oise : shooting of a film with drone
    Film workshops with drones
    Workshop of film making with drone for a group of teenagers in Clermont de l’Oise.ACAP (Pôle Image Picardie), within the framework of the Passeurs d’Images system and (...)
    28 July 2017
  • Tente
    Musical Creations
    Running in a little stride on a fresh grass of the morning dew.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’53s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation (...)
    24 July 2017
  • City of Choisy-le-Roi : “To be here and there at the Navigators”
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’19s, 2017).
    Creation of the synthesis film of a multidisciplinary artistic intervention carried out in Choisy-le-Roi over a year, within the framework of urban (...)
    18 July 2017
  • Differences
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (34s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Marc).
    Syllabic transformations with far-reaching consequences.
    15 July 2017
  • Diversity
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’32s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Elton).
    Specific words that can lead to racism.
    15 July 2017
  • Domination
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (42s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: J.P.S.).
    Domination is exercised by imposing silence and institutionalized lies.
    15 July 2017
  • Identity
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’04s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Luc Finstein).
    Ragey writing can be beneficial.
    15 July 2017
  • Stereotypes
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Paul T.).
    The construction of sensible reasoning is more complex than simplification.
    15 July 2017
  • La génomique
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’04s, silent, 2017).
    Mysteries of Natural Beings.
    8 July 2017
  • Je veux être un arbre
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (37s, silent, 2017).
    Behind barks, utopia.
    8 July 2017
  • Saint-Lô’s Library : Bibliobox
    Distribution of films
    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... (...)
    6 July 2017
  • Town of Mitry-Mory : drone workshop at Paul Langevin College
    Film workshops with drones
    Film shootings with drone during the end of year celebration of Paul Langevin college in Mitry-Mory.In Mitry-Mory in the Paris region (France), the Concorde cinema (...)
    4 July 2017
  • Le leaf
    Musical Creations
    Sticky and granular emotional touches.Instrumental Music, 2017, 2’57s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Public improvisation carried out as part (...)
    30 June 2017
  • Le feel
    Musical Creations
    Forget yourself in a gentle rhythm that drifts.Instrumental music, 2017, 3’21s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Public improvisation carried out (...)
    30 June 2017
  • IPM PACA: “Creative potentialities and conquest of new audiences with digital”
    Conferences
    Conference on the creative potential and the conquest of new audiences that digital allows, in the context of the launch of the call for projects “Identities Paths (...)
    27 June 2017
  • Choice of words
    Collective film (7’22s, 2017).
    Words dance to make racism and discrimination vanish.
    23 June 2017
  • Vatos Locos Video: “Designing and implementing artistic practice projects to combat racism and discrimination”
    Trainings for image education
    Vocational training for leaders, teachers and managers of social and cultural structures. Video as a Tool for Citizenship.The association Vatos Locos Video, (...)
    23 June 2017
  • Museum of Man : “Expanded” visit
    Moving screenings
    “Expanded” visit of the exhibition “We and the others, from prejudices to racism”, Museum of Man, Paris. On 25 June 2017 at 11 am. Unique tour. A guided tour like no (...)
    19 June 2017
  • Port Zones Film Festival : pocket films workshop and travelling projection
    Moving screenings
    Workshop for the production of films for teenagers, then organization by young people of the itinerant screening of these films, within the framework of the Port (...)
    10 June 2017
  • Mass
    Musical Creations
    Une messe triste, qui ne se passe pas comme prévu.Musique instrumentale, 2017, 2’3s. Improvisation de Benoît Labourdette (synthétiseurs).A sad mass, which doesn’t go (...)
    8 June 2017
  • A garden is a world
    Un film de Benoît Labourdette (1’08s, muet, 2017).
    To move your eyes, in words and in the world, is to create the landscape.A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’08s, silent, 2017).
    3 June 2017
  • The garden of my childhood
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’22s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: The child).
    Leafing through the old photographs of the collective unconscious is to return to oneself.
    3 June 2017
  • Colossal garden
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’55s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Bob Boss).
    When nature brings us back to the Sacred.
    3 June 2017
  • Canopé 92: Project of collaborative web documentary by nine classes
    Digital Participative Projects
    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 (...)
    31 May 2017
  • Glance race
    Musical Creations
    A race of glances in all directions.Instrumental music, 2017,4’14s. Improvisation of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).
    31 May 2017
  • Harley
    Musical Creations
    On the road, we go on, calmly but very quickly. And this happens, inescapably.Instrumental Music, 2017, 1’02s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers). (...)
    28 May 2017
  • Remembering Alice
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’40s, 2017). With Marion Geerebaert.
    A mother returns in the footsteps of her missing daughter. The work of mourning, like the work of birth, is a work of unconditional (...)
    14 May 2017
  • Canopé 92: Pocket Films workshop in primary schools
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    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 (...)
    24 April 2017
  • The Union of Objects
    Collective film (1’51s, 2017).
    Objects foment their future freedom.
    20 April 2017
  • Thing
    A film by Benoît Labourdette and Cécile Nhoybouakong (1’17s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: C. B.)
    A simple change of arrangement of letters can upset everything.
    17 April 2017
  • Does science have anything to say about racism ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2 ’, silent, 2017, pseudonym: C. B.).
    Gently remove the dark layers to return to light.
    17 April 2017
  • Equality
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1 ’, mute, 2017, pseudonym: Bernard L.).
    Words have meaning.
    17 April 2017
  • Diversité
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’48s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Abel A.).
    Our simple alphabet is in itself of great diversity. This diversity is indispensable to every expression, every creation.
    17 April 2017
  • Différences
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’30s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Albert D.).
    Philosophy of techniques confronted with human sociology.
    17 April 2017
  • Article 10
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (53s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Stéphane G.).
    “No one shall be disturbed for his opinions, even religious ones, provided their manifestation does not disturb the public order established by (...)
    17 April 2017
  • We are all part of the great human family
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (37s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Papa).
    Navigation in the meaning of fine words, of those who gather people.
    16 April 2017
  • Questions ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’42s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Joset ’).
    The spiral of a mind full of unanswered questions.
    16 April 2017
  • Equality diversity
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (39s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Jobo 12).
    Flying over an imaginary city made of print characters.
    16 April 2017
  • Discrimination
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’03s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Luc Agard).
    Behind the little syrupy music, there are many questions about equality.
    16 April 2017
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’30s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Emile C.).
    To reconstitute the foundations of the ethics of our societies.
    16 April 2017
  • University Montpellier 3 : “I did not know it, but I’m my camera”
    Conferences
    Overview of my filmmaking efforts from 1997 to 2017, in relation to technological developments, and the making of a “mental” film.In the framework of a study day (...)
    6 April 2017
  • Famille Identité Diversité
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (41s, mute, 2017, pseudonym: Nelson).
    Dislocated words are reformed by the hand of Man.
    3 April 2017
  • Can we be racist without knowing it ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’02s, silent, 2017, pseudonym : Zorro).
    The processes that lead to racism.
    3 April 2017
  • Are we all coming from Africa ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’19s, silent, 2017, pseudonym : Bob).
    We can not open our eyes to the evidence.
    3 April 2017
  • The others ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’21s, silent, 2017, pseudonym: Jean-Jacques).
    To look at each other, to face our violence.
    3 April 2017
  • Declaration
    A film by Benoît Labourdette and Lucie Vedel (3’18s, mute, 2017).
    In the fault of racism, even the simplest words no longer succeed in forming, the meaning of everything is lost.
    2 April 2017
  • I love you
    A film by Benoît Labourdette and Lucie Vedel (36s, mute, 2017).
    I love you a little, a lot, passionately...
    2 April 2017
  • Domination
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’26s, silent, 2017).
    Rebuild the maps of the domination systems.
    2 April 2017
  • Femis: Exploring Virtual Reality 360°
    Virtual Reality
    A week of exploration of Virtual Reality by a group of Femis and CNSAD students, leaded by Benoît Labourdette. Experiments, creations, reflections ...A (...)
    1 April 2017
  • Cinematheque of Martigues : “From the sensitive to the camera”
    Distribution of films
    The Cinematheque of Martigues offers a program of films by Benoît Labourdette. “From the sensitive to the camera”Benoît Labourdette’s film program, from April 1 to 15, (...)
    1 April 2017
  • Made in China
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’07s, 2017).
    Plastic animals are talking to us.
    13 March 2017
  • CCAS: Animated films workshop on the theme of work
    Cartoon Pocket Films workshops
    Two animated films making workshops (filmed and commented drawings) for electric and gas industry workers on the theme of work.As part of its cultural activities, (...)
    19 February 2017
  • Poitiers film festival : writing workshop “Écrits sur Images”
    Open Creative workshops
    Writing workshop based around photographs. This project was part of the 8th international film festival Filmer le travail in the city of Poitiers and was supported (...)
    18 February 2017
  • Photos of the construction site
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (12’43s, 2017). Text and photographs by Myriam Drosne.
    Binocular walk in 360° inside the memory of a project of photographs of a construction site.
    31 January 2017
  • Observatory of Cultural Policies: “Territorial Projects and Cooperation”
    Trainings for image education
    Territory, digital, culture, participation, participation, creativity... keys to understanding and methodologies for relevant and innovative projects.The (...)
    30 January 2017
  • City of Niort : Realization of a film with drone by teenagers
    Film workshops with drones
    Creation, writing, production, interpretation of a film entirely shot with a drone, piloted by teenagers.On two successive Saturdays in January 2017, the city of (...)
    21 January 2017
  • At the station
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’41s, 2016).
    The intimate perception of the inner voices of passing humans, which leads to a choice of life.
    22 December 2016
  • City of Choisy-le-Roi : drone workshop in a neighborhood
    Film workshops with drones
    Audiovisual workshop with drone for young inhabitants of the city of the Navigators in Choisy-le-Roi, as part of a multidisciplinary artistic project.As part of (...)
    21 December 2016
  • Le grenier
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’59s, 2016).
    The attic of an old house, which conceals an unexpected teaching.
    13 December 2016
  • Vincent
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’45s, silent, 2016).
    Exploring his dreams at night
    10 December 2016
  • Saint-Denis
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’37s, 2016).
    A place, where the memory of a tipping in life resides.
    6 December 2016
  • The fear
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (9’28s, 2016).
    Sensitive sharing of therapeutic indications to fight against fear, this kind of fear present inside of each.
    5 December 2016
  • La Sagrada Família, a simple interior visit
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’44s, 2016).
    A sequence tour of the interior of the Basilica La Sagrada Família, by the architect Antoni Gaudí in Barcelona.
    4 December 2016
  • Kaleidoscope
    Collective film (5’07s, 2016).
    Books and their characters talk to each other, like or dislike their image.
    30 November 2016
  • The bed
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’53s, 2016).
    How a past love dissolves in present loves.
    28 November 2016
  • Exhibition “Présence André Malartre”, Town Hall of Caen
    Distribution of films
    Screening of the film « The Captain Thanase » (documentary on the stage director André Malartre, co-directed by Martine Stora and Benoît Labourdette) as part of the (...)
    24 November 2016
  • International Science and Cinemas Film Festival
    Distribution of films
    Screening of the film « Is science immoral » (5’11, 2014) in the meeting “after the nuclear”, 22 November 2016.International Sciences and Cinemas Film Festival. RISC / (...)
    22 November 2016
  • OFF Film Festival : meeting about voice-over and collective film production
    Conferences
    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 (...)
    20 November 2016
  • Smugglers images national metting 2016 : pico-projection workshop
    Research about pictures
    As part of smugglers national meetings of images 2016 November 19, 2016, I proposed a “pico-projection workshop”, experiences shared with professionals in education, (...)
    19 November 2016
  • Olonne Film Festival
    Distribution of films
    Screening out of competition of the film « Brahim’s backpack » by Benoît Labourdette (5’04s, 2016).“Olonne Film Festival” is an event of high quality around the (...)
    19 November 2016
  • Image’Est : Images education facing everyday image practices
    Trainings for image education
    As part of the Festival of documentary films “The real in sight”, Image’ is, business education to the images in Lorraine, proposed on 18 November 2016 one day of (...)
    18 November 2016
  • I want to tell you something
    Collective film (3’38s, 2016).
    What if the books spoke?
    18 November 2016
  • The wire
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (8’34s, 2016).
    Documentary on the painting exhibition “The wire” by Benoît Labourdette, Paris, October 2016.
    14 November 2016
  • Inside time
    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.
    12 November 2016
  • Summer Camp (2016)
    Music album
    Set of nine instrumental tracks composed and performed by Benoît Labourdette. The summer camp, studious and festive time, a universe that brings to a playful music. (...)
    11 November 2016
  • East image: Cover images that make violence happen
    Trainings for image education
    Training on how to teach about violent images.East Image, Regional Centre for Arts Education and Training in Cinema and Audiovisual, organized on November 9, (...)
    9 November 2016
  • A dog
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’30s, silent, 2016).
    A body-gaze, the human extends its senses.
    5 November 2016
  • Le fil
    Visual art
    Series of 100 paintings by Benoît Labourdette (acrylic and mixed media on canvas) format of 100x100cm in format 12x12cm, 2016.Exhibition in the studio of the artist (...)
    31 October 2016
  • Stairs
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’50s, 2016).
    Memory and guilt of a father against his son.
    14 October 2016
  • Engaged Documentary Festival : In Excelsis
    Distribution of films
    Show of the video installation « In excelsis » (Jean-Philippe Poirée-Ville, Maëlla-Mickaëlle Maréchal, Benoît Labourdette) in the “Engaged Documentary Festival” - Bretenoux (...)
    25 September 2016
  • Thought 381
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’47 s, 2016).
    Is reality more real than dream, or both are equal ? Based on the “Thoughts” by Blaise Pascal (17th century).
    16 August 2016
  • Santouri
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’00s, 2016).
    As if we vibrated in the strings of the instrument, the Greek Santouri, as if one lived its inner music.
    9 August 2016
  • Observe an obscure oblique obstacle
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’59s, 2016).
    Political commitment begins in look and name what we see.
    8 August 2016
  • Blue eyes
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’47s, 2016).
    Facing our child, real or imagined.
    2 August 2016
  • Vanitas
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (12’56s, 2016). With Bénédicte Loyen.
    Feverish dream in a baroque chapel. A vanitas with words.
    25 July 2016
  • Disappearance
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’11s, 2016).
    Fantasy of the disappearance of religion.
    3 July 2016
  • 46
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’37s, 2016).
    Numbers structure music ; thus, well focused, one can hear the singular song of no. 46 of this street...
    2 July 2016
  • A butterfly at Picasso’s
    Soundtracks
    A ghost flutters in his place of honor.Instrumental, 2016, 18’01s . Composition and interpretation of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Film co-directed by Alain (...)
    1 July 2016
  • Disappearance
    Soundtracks
    The traditional song flooded by the magnetic storm.Instrumental, 2016, 3’02s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers and (...)
    30 June 2016
  • 46
    Soundtracks
    Travel in resonance.Instrumental, 2016, 2’30s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).
    30 June 2016
  • Cave
    Musical Creations
    A knock at the door of the cellar. But is it really a door? Is not it rather his own skull?Instrumental music, 2016, 1’42s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (...)
    27 June 2016
  • Early summer
    Visual art
    Series of 25 paintings on paper 50x65cm.“The coal consumed in the fireplace, which has lasted all spring, is now used to, at the time of the arrival of the summer, (...)
    25 June 2016
  • Speech objects
    Collective film (4’11s, 2016).
    In a park, games of seduction of things at pivotal moments in their lives.
    22 June 2016
  • What is information?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’10s, 2016).
    Wonder about the foundations of language, its meaning and its forms... for men and machines.This film is part of the transmedia project “The singularity” (...)
    21 June 2016
  • Spirit Journal : article “Lives in Pictures”
    Articles
    I published the article “Lives in Pictures” in the June 2016 issue of the Spirit Journal on the theme “Power of Images”. Issue edited by Carole Desbarats. Presentation (...)
    4 June 2016
  • I exist
    Collective film (4’42s, 2016).
    Exist? In time, in space, in poetry... in the image?
    25 May 2016
  • ESAV Toulouse : Exhibition of the Palimpsest colloquium
    Distribution of films
    [Broadcasting of the film Tell me LED as an installation for the exhibition of the Palimpsest Colloquium (ESAV Toulouse)..From 18 May to 3 June 2016, at ESAV (...)
    18 May 2016
  • Saint-Nazaire’s Graveyard
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’55s, 2016).
    Visiting the dead is listening to their whispers.
    9 May 2016
  • Collection de connexions
    Collective film (4’34s, 2016).
    In nature, objects share their digital experiences.
    30 April 2016
  • Bring in the objects
    Collective film (1’56s, 2016).
    From the end of the world, from the end of time, crossings on a terrace.
    25 April 2016
  • Lightnings Journal : “Get naked” (interview with Benoît Labourdette)
    Press reviews
    Interview with Benoît Labourdette about self-portrait, in “Lightnings”, the Digital Magazine of Écla (avril 2016).Link to the article on the website of the lightnings (...)
    17 April 2016
  • SCAM : “Workshop about Digital Media Diffusion : basics and best practices”
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    4 April 2016
  • Website - Museum for Living history (Montreuil - France)
    Websites
    Strategic support, editorial and technical implementation of the redesign of the website of the Museum for living history.www.museehistoirevivante.fr Issues and (...)
    2 April 2016
  • “Hello my beautiful”, transmedia play
    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? (...)
    28 March 2016
  • Pôle Image Franche Comté : “New digital tools and image pedagogy”
    Conferences
    Conference by Benoît Labourdette in video on the theme “New digital tools and image pedagogy”. Duration: 1h. Pôle Image Franche Comté. March 2016, the 22th.The (...)
    22 March 2016
  • Lonelies from the streets
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’42 s, 2016).
    Documentary on the exhibition of photographs “Lonelies from the streets” by Benloÿ, at the chapel of the Jesuits, Chaumont (France).
    21 March 2016
  • Call for air Arras
    Moving screenings
    Benoît Labourdette’s movies in a travelling projection program in Arras (France).In the context of the manifestation of contemporary art “Call for air” in Arras, I (...)
    20 March 2016
  • Arcal : teaser of the opera “The Cunning Little Vixen”
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’44s, 2016).
    Making the teaser of the opera “The Cunning Little Vixen” (production Arcal, directed by Louise Moaty). March 2016.We designed, with the stage director Louise Moaty, (...)
    15 March 2016
  • Opera “The little cunning vixen” : video installation
    Performing arts
    We designed, me and the stage director Louise Moaty, a video installation to shoot live on stage of the opera “The cunning little vixen”, produced by the Arcal, (...)
    15 March 2016
  • Les droguistes : “Labourdette, working time”
    Press reviews
    Les droguistes, cultural magazine online, offers a “cultural program” every week. In February 2016, links to my last films published, and back on the film Fatigue, in (...)
    28 February 2016
  • Le Journal de la Haute-Marne : “A director at the chapel of the Jesuit”
    Press reviews
    Report of the “Journal de Haute Marn”e during the filming of the documentary « Lonelies of the streets ». Published Wednesday, February 24, 2016. A director at the (...)
    24 February 2016
  • Jesus
    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 (...)
    15 February 2016
  • Travelling Rennes Film Festival 2016
    Moving screenings
    Participatory workshop projection at Travelling Rennes Film Festival 2016People sign up, and in an afternoon, everyone chooses a film, or a film clip, and the (...)
    7 February 2016
  • Prosopopoeia
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’47s, 2016). Produced by Arcadi Île-de-France.
    Documentary on the exhibition “Prosopopoeia, when objects come to life.” The look of a machine, the drone, on objects endowed with (...)
    3 February 2016
  • Prosopopoeia
    Soundtracks
    The artistic world of the “Prosopopoeia” exhibition evoked by music.Instrumental music, 2016, 9’35s (12 pieces). Compositions of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers and (...)
    3 February 2016
  • Brahim’s backpack
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’04s, 2016).
    A rat race, to mourn the departure of the beloved.
    27 January 2016
  • Sands hotel
    Soundtracks
    Breaths in the desert.Instrumental, 2015. 5’45s . Composition and interpretation of Benoît Labourdette (various mexican flutes).
    16 January 2016
  • Sands Hotel
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’28s, 2016).
    Remember the presence of the lost loved one in a hotel room surrounded by sand.
    16 January 2016
  • Festival Khorshid (Téhéran, Iran)
    Distribution of films
    The Khorshid Film Festival (Tehran, Iran), devoted to independent and experimental films for its fifth edition from 11 to 15 January 2016, presented in the context (...)
    15 January 2016
  • Tell me LED
    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 (...)
    9 January 2016
  • Tell me LED
    Research about pictures
    Creative residency at the Maison Populaire de Montreuil: participatory creation and feature film. Creative residency at the Maison Populaire de Montreuil: (...)
    8 January 2016
  • The hidden side
    Collective film (4’07s, 2016).
    The calm introspective intimacy of everyday objects.
    6 January 2016
  • Projections magazine: “Enlighten the Word”
    Articles
    Tell me LED... A choral film, which connects speech and light.Article in the magazine “Projections” n°37 (Passeurs d’images), December (...)
    21 December 2015
  • Black series
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (10’06s, 2015). With Marion Geerebaert.
    After the death was sown into arbitrariness, a young woman comes back to haunt her mate.
    4 December 2015
  • Piano
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’20s, 2015).
    A frustrated desire since childhood, who finally seems to open.
    24 November 2015
  • Olonne Film Festival
    Distribution of films
    Projection hors compétition du film « Le baiser 1234567 » de Benoît Labourdette (13’, 2013).Le “Olonne Film Festival” est un événement de grande qualité autour du cinéma (...)
    15 November 2015
  • Knowledge pole
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’25s, 2015).
    A bit of human knowledge, gathered inside an architecture.
    14 November 2015
  • Premiere of the film “Tell me LED” - January 8, 2016 - Montreuil
    Parle-moi DEL
    Premiere of the film “Tell me LED” (France, 2016, 65 minutes), Friday, January 8, 2016 at 20:30. Cinéma Le Méliès, 12 Place Jean Jaurès - 93100 Montreuil - France. “Mairie (...)
    3 November 2015
  • Aubervilliers and La Courneuve : Films are on the walls !
    Moving screenings
    The films are on the walls : cinema-walks in Seine Saint Denis (France). Sunday, October 25 and Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 18h. At dusk, guests are invited to (...)
    21 October 2015
  • Documentary Film meetings 2015 : “Tell me LED” ongoing creation
    Distribution of films
    Public presentation of the film’s creative process “Tell me LED” (Benoît Labourdette, 2015, 65 minutes), Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 16h. The Méliès Cinema (12 Place (...)
    14 October 2015
  • Book: “Image education 2.0”
    Books
    “Image education 2.0” (under the direction of Benoît Labourdette), practical book of image education in the digital age, published by ACAP. Free download.Download the (...)
    13 October 2015
  • Remise des prix Pocket Films - Imaginascience
    Imaginascience 2015 : Pocket Films contest
    Remise des prix du concours Pocket Films - Imaginascience et lancement d’Imaginascience 2015.La projection publique des films réalisés dans le cadre du concours fut (...)
    13 October 2015
  • National Meeting of coordinators School and Cinema: “Image education 2.0”
    Trainings for image education
    Benoît Labourdette Conference and workshop on the development of image educational practices in the digital era.Each year the association Children of cinema, (...)
    8 October 2015
  • University of Picardie: “New media, new writing, new funding”
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    5 October 2015
  • Animation d’ateliers de réalisation Pocket Films - Imaginascience
    Imaginascience 2015 : Pocket Films contest
    Animation d’ateliers de réalisation de films dans 3 classes de lycée, pour le concours Pocket Films - Imaginascience 2015.Dans le cadre du concours Pocket Films - (...)
    1 October 2015
  • Writing it
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, 2015).
    Exploration by word and image of the relationship between physical movement and writing.
    30 September 2015
  • The creation of the film “Tell me LED”: conversation with Axel Meunier
    Parle-moi DEL
    Interview with Benoît Labourdette by Axel Meunier on the film’s creative process "Tell me LED’.Axel Meunier interviewed me about the inspiration for my film being (...)
    27 September 2015
  • Montpellier III University : Transmedia strategies, encoding and creativity
    Trainings for new media
    5 day course : technical basis, strategy and creativity for new media.The students of the “Licence Pro audiovisual designer director” (University Paul Valéry - (...)
    25 September 2015
  • LPMA (universities Paris 6 & 7) : production of a collective film
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    Production of a collective film by researchers in mathematics.The Laboratory of Probability and Random Models (LPMA) from universities of Paris 6 and 7 invited me (...)
    22 September 2015
  • Bernard Bru, chapter 2
    Collective film (5’27s, 2015).
    Imaginary in the history of financial mathematics.
    22 September 2015
  • Night ride
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’36s, 2015).
    Walking in his intimate night, motionless, his eyes moving behind their closed eyelids.
    20 September 2015
  • Removing the refugee camp in the Austerlitz train Station
    A film by Benoît Labourdette ( 4’39s , 2015).
    Reliefs and traces of human presence. Record the memory of places.
    19 September 2015
  • New World Publishing: DVD Production “Filmed letters from Algeria”
    DVD / Blu-ray
    Manufacturing of a DVD with amateur archival footage of the war in Algeria. Completion of the restoration of films, graphic creation of menus, authoring and (...)
    17 September 2015
  • 90 seconds contest - Thematic Films production
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    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) (...)
    12 September 2015
  • Website for Opera The Cunning Little Vixen
    Websites
    Conception, design and production of the editorial site for an opera, “The Cunning Little Vixen” by Leos Janacek. www.renarde.arcal-lyrique.frStarting point of the (...)
    7 September 2015
  • Parisian sidewalk
    Visual art
    Series of photographs. Variation on the experience of a Parisian sidewalk.Shoot with the body, the hand that triggers the camera being an integral part of the (...)
    25 August 2015
  • Etats Généraux du Film Documentaire : “The mutations of cinema”
    Conferences
    Anthropologies of cinematographic devices, by Jean-Louis Comolli, Benoît Labourdette and Vincent Sorrel.The Etats Généraux du Film Documentaire offer as part of their (...)
    20 August 2015
  • Gaîté Lyrique : UAV images
    Conferences
    Conference on artistic creation with drones. UAV ImagesConference-debate in the auditorium of the Gaite LyriqueThursday, July 9, 2015, at 19h.3a Rue Papin, 75003 (...)
    9 July 2015
  • CFI : Digital Training for teachers editors (AFDA - South Africa)
    Trainings for new media
    Expert training to technology and digital video workflows, for editing teachers from several schools in the African continent. At AFDA, Johannesburg, South Africa. (...)
    8 July 2015
  • Organization of digital items for the digitized films of Jacques Tati
    Digital cinema
    Participation in the organization of a digital film heritage. Benefits of digitizationBeyond the technical debates between analog and digital cinema, digitization (...)
    30 June 2015
  • Region Poitou-Charentes : Digital Practices Training
    Trainings for image education
    Cross Training to digital practices for mediators and teachers.With Red Pixel image pole of the Poitou Charentes region, we have provided training to teachers, (...)
    23 June 2015
  • Crossroads
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’00s, 2015).
    Is the world began, or is it an imaginary space, built from a logical matrix ? Questions and answers at a simple crossroads.
    20 June 2015
  • Body
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’51s, 2015).
    Shadow of a body with multiplied members, shouting his nostalgia.
    19 June 2015
  • Body
    Soundtracks
    Rale dialogue.Vocal music, 2015, 3’36s . Composition and interpretation of Benoît abourdette (vocals and kazoo).
    19 June 2015
  • M.C.A.
    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, (...)
    18 June 2015
  • Café 61, session of short films by Jean-Michel Frodon
    Distribution of films
    As part of the regular sessions of short films organized by Jean-Michel Frodon in Café 61 in Paris, screening as part of the meeting of Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 17h (...)
    6 June 2015
  • ACAP Pôle Image Picardie - collective film workshop
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    Making collective films in movie theater for high school students.The ACAP (Pôle Image Picardie) proposed to high school students enrolled in the image education (...)
    4 June 2015
  • Compagnie Louise Moaty : teaser of the musical show “This is not a dream”
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’36s, 2015).
    Making the musical video teaser of “This is not a dream” (Louise Moaty and Alexei Lubimov). Magic between production of live images and modern (...)
    1 June 2015
  • Organisation of the Pocket Films contest - Imaginascience
    Imaginascience 2015 : Pocket Films contest
    Inventing a competition of films shot with mobile phone in the framework of meetings of the scientific image Youth Imaginascience.In the frame of Imaginascience, (...)
    1 June 2015
  • Kino season 3.3 : “Oh, my god ?” (Gap - France)
    Distribution of films
    As part of the session « Oh, my god ? » Friday, May 29, 2015 at “The cat in the tea-pot” place in Gap (France), screening of the film :« No picture on screen » (Benoît (...)
    29 May 2015
  • Ontario Lake
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’42s, 2015).
    A very large Canadian lake, metaphor for matrix, birth and disappearance.
    20 May 2015
  • Baby
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’50s, 2015).
    Around the notion of “baby”, contrasting imaginary circulate.
    19 May 2015
  • Digifest: conference and creative masterclass with drone
    Film workshops with drones
    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, (...)
    9 May 2015
  • Trio
    Experimental film by Benoît Labourdette (7’26s, 2015). With Marta Zielinska and Senghte Vanh Bouapha.
    A couple of “Living ghosts” emanate from the walls, floors, windows, of an old apartment.
    6 May 2015
  • Spring
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’37s, 2015).
    Living the rustle of the world, between vegetal force, air power, and organization, speech and human culture, beyond the borders of all (...)
    4 May 2015
  • Documentaire sur Grand Ecran : manufacturing of the DVD “Documentary cinema, fragments of history”
    DVD / Blu-ray
    DVD Technical Production of a film on the history of cinema.The association Documentaire sur Grand Ecran asked me to manufacture DVDs for their DVD collection (...)
    2 May 2015
  • Velocipede
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’40s , 2015).
    Poetics of road signs in mountainous areas.
    1 May 2015
  • No picture on screen
    A film by Benoît Labourdette ( 2’54s , 2015).
    The mystery of physiological processes at work in a movie theater.
    30 April 2015
  • Before the accident
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’28s, 2015).
    A few seconds before a fatal car accident.
    27 April 2015
  • MOOC Digital Media Paris : “Image and Mobility”
    Articles
    The MOOC of the city of Paris on digital media, with Benoît Labourdette.The City of Paris launched “MOOC Digital Media Paris”, of which I am one of the first (...)
    25 April 2015
  • France Doc : “Documentary experiences : childhood”
    Distribution of films
    As part of the session “Documentary experiences : childhood” organized by FranceDoc, April 24, 2015 at 19:30 at EnCours in Paris, screening of the film :Vire, next (...)
    24 April 2015
  • Ciclic - Training Passeurs image 2015 : The Pocket Film
    Trainings for image education
    “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 (...)
    20 April 2015
  • Hsaw
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’59s, 2015).
    Meeting between frogs and washing machines. Poetry in everyday life.
    20 April 2015
  • Country Appointment
    Collective film (3’27s, 2015).
    In nature, objects sing to give themselves courage.
    15 April 2015
  • www.virginiehoudet.com website
    Websites
    Conception, design and production of editorial and exhibition website of painter / filmmaker. www.virginiehoudet.comChallenges and objectives This website was to (...)
    15 April 2015
  • UPOPI : “Drones : Embedded gaze”
    Articles
    Article on the site Popular University of Pictures (UPOPI). On the representation of the world that drones are changing.The Popular University of Pictures is an (...)
    6 April 2015
  • The beautiful holiday : “Mr. Hulot’s Holiday”’s flashcodes
    Corporate films
    Manufacture of QR Codes (Flashcodes) extracts of the film “Mr. Hulot’s Holiday” at the scene of the shooting. Cultural ProjectThe association “The beautiful holiday” (...)
    5 April 2015
  • Closed for technical problems
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’05s, 2015).
    The bankruptcy of a movie theater, and the words that accompany indifference.
    5 April 2015
  • Video Contest “90 seconds” : call for entries
    “90 seconds” film contest
    Contest 90 second films tell the story and the sensitivity of the city of Le Havre (France).“Movie Le Havre Association” of which I am a member, organized for the (...)
    4 April 2015
  • UPOPI : “What to do with a pocket camera?”
    Articles
    Teaching method : 7 sessions to make films simply with a phone or a camera... Read the articleWhat to do with a pocket camera ?Whether it’s a smartphone or a (...)
    1 April 2015
  • Embassy of France in Spain: Pocket Films Training for teaching French as a foreign language
    Trainings for image education
    Filmmaking techniques using cell phones for teaching French as a foreign language in Spain.The linguistic and educational Cooperation Department of the Embassy of (...)
    28 March 2015
  • Laongo
    Soundtracks
    Soft tocsin ballet.Instrumental, 2015, 3’19s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers) .
    22 March 2015
  • Laongo
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’39s, 2015).
    Sculptures made by artists from all countries, in relation to each other in sunny nature of Burkina Faso (Laongo park). Documentary.
    22 March 2015
  • Infilmement small festival : drone workshop for teenagers
    Film workshops with drones
    Explorer and challenge the imagination of the drone into action by the realization of a collective film. Infilmement small festivalAs part of the 4th edition of (...)
    21 March 2015
  • Women’s Film Festival in Créteil - Creation of a collective movie
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    Making a collective movie by young people at the International Festival of Créteil Women’s Film.The International Festival of Créteil Women’s Film offers annually a (...)
    17 March 2015
  • DVD set “I’m not a feminist but ...”
    DVD / Blu-ray
    Monitoring of design, encoding, authoring and mastering of a 2 DVD box set. ErgonomicsOne of this two DVD set contains a primer. Some letters of the alphabet refer (...)
    10 March 2015
  • From you to me
    Collective film (15’25s, 2015).
    A movie theater wakes up.
    5 March 2015
  • Speaking Cinema Association : Pocket Films Training
    Trainings for image education
    Learning Workshop in filmmaking with mobile phone.The Speaking Cinema Association in Angers (France), which is involved since a long time in dissemination and (...)
    28 February 2015
  • CFI : Pocket Films training for cinema teachers (Ouagadougou)
    Pocket Films Workshops for professionals
    Training methods “Pocket Films” for movie teachers in Africa. FrameCFI (French Agency Media Cooperation) proposed in the context of the “Images of Africa” ​​formation (...)
    27 February 2015
  • Rain
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2015).
    Children’s games in the rain. Danger lurks.
    21 February 2015
  • Rain
    Soundtracks
    Notes ginned like rain.Instrumental, 2015, 2’27s. Composition and interpretation of Benoît Labourdette (piano and synthesizer).
    21 February 2015
  • The descent
    Collective film (4’33s, 2015).
    Stairway to freedom.
    16 February 2015
  • The curved lounge
    Collective film (3’02s, 2015).
    Hands of humans from all over the world are talking through their tattoos, to music in a building by Le Corbusier.
    12 February 2015
  • Swiss Foundation: “Are you connected?”- Evening / workshop Mobile Film Festival
    Conferences
    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 (...)
    12 February 2015
  • Travelling Rennes Film Festival 2015
    Moving screenings
    Course nightly screenings, in a workshop within the Travelling Film Festival 2015 Rennes.Registrants have spent the afternoon with me, to choose each a short film, (...)
    7 February 2015
  • The crossing of the Comic!
    A film by Macha Makeïeff and Benoît Labourdette (9’53s, 2015). With Thomas Morris and the dog Siegfried.
    A frantic sequence shot through all the unusual places of the Comic Opera building in Paris. The pursuit of an imaginary singer, in search of her dog and her (...)
    7 February 2015
  • Opéra Comique / CNCS: Completion of three films for exhibition and the web
    Corporate films
    Production of three unique films for a very singular exhibition.Opéra Comique and Stage Costume National Center proposed an exhibition of 7 February May 25, 2015, (...)
    7 February 2015
  • Ouest France Ille-et-Vilaine : Mashup, does it mean anything ?
    Press reviews
    The daily Ouest France Ille-et-Vilaine proposed an article on the “mashup”, about a round table I set up and animated in the Travelling Festival Rennes in February (...)
    5 February 2015
  • The men on camera
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’45s, 2015).
    Visual composition, music and sound, from a noisy flying camera, referring to the movie “The Man with a Camera” (Dziga Vertov, 1929).
    30 January 2015
  • Wave Length Festival : “Drones listening” (masterclass and performance)
    Conferences
    The drone as a tool for sound creation.The Wave Length Festival 12th Festival of the radio and listening (Brest - France), invited me as part of a partnership with (...)
    30 January 2015
  • Kino season 3.2 : “Revolt” (Gap - France)
    Distribution of films
    As part of the session « Revolt » Friday, January 23, 2015 at “The cat in the tea-pot” place in Gap (France), screening of the film :The puddle of vomit (Benoît (...)
    20 January 2015
  • Ouest France : Make live movies outside the walls
    Press reviews
    The daily Ouest France published an article on « Kaleidoscope show » at Les Sables d’Olonne (France), January 15, 2015.http://www.ouest-france.fr/faire-vi... (...)
    17 January 2015
  • Café/Ciné # 10 (Les Sables d’Olonne - France)
    Distribution of films
    January 16, 2015, showing of a film series program Kaleidoscopes, interspersed with texts I say during projection.Sessions organized by the association Small (...)
    15 January 2015
  • Poitou-Charentes Region : “Pocket Films Training” for teachers
    Trainings for image education
    Red Pixel image pole of the Poitou Charentes region, proposed as part of “Lycéens in cinemas”, that one of the features of the program be replaced by a program of short (...)
    12 January 2015
  • ’Croizy’ Festival for positive disability : “Pocket Films” workshop
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    Filmmaking workshops on the theme of positive disability. Croizy positive disability FestivalThe Croizy Festival, dedicated to the “positive disability”, asked me to (...)
    7 January 2015
  • Volcano
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’42s, 2015).
    From the sky comes a building, dedicated to the dream.
    1 January 2015
  • In Excelsis - video installation
    Visual art
    Video installation in 4 screens : human body - vegetable sculptures - video (a project by Jean-Philippe Poirée-Ville, Maëlla-Mickaëlle Maréchal, Benoît Labourdette). (...)
    31 December 2014
  • Pompidou Center : performance for six hands and a drone
    Drones
    30-minute performance with a drone, for a filmmaker, a performer and a composer. Benoît Labourdette, Gabriel Beckinger, Philip Griffiths.The next weekend, Saturday (...)
    17 December 2014
  • F
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’12s, 2014).
    Facets of a vision of the feminine, fragmentary.
    16 December 2014
  • People’s National Theatre
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’39s, 2014).
    People emerged from the collective memory.
    15 December 2014
  • Educational sheets “Pocket Films” (Students and apprentices in cinema 2014-2015)
    Articles
    Films with mobile phones in the Students and apprentices in cinema operation (Poitou-Charentes, France).The national operation “Students and apprentices in cinema,” (...)
    5 December 2014
  • Tell me your technologies contest - Pocket Films training
    Trainings for image education
    Train mediators who will lead filmmaking workshops.The association Les atomes crochus offers since 2013 the contest “Tell me your technologies”. The idea is to (...)
    3 December 2014
  • Autumn Festival in Normandy Hybridations # 2 - New creative ways (web conference)
    Conferences
    Roundtable / lectures on the issues of creation in the digital age.Rouen, 2 December 2014. I participated in the roundtable / lectures as an artist and cultural (...)
    2 December 2014
  • Video Les beaux jours : Mashup workshop
    Trainings for image education
    To make animated films from cut paper. The meetings of image education in AlsaceAs part of the meetings of image education in Alsace, organized by Vidéo Les Beaux (...)
    27 November 2014
  • ESAV Toulouse : Pocket Films Workshop
    Pocket Films Workshops for professionals
    Twenty-six films made in three days.Since 2006, barely a year after the appearance of cameras in mobile phones, I teach at the School of Cinema ESAV Toulouse for (...)
    21 November 2014
  • Christ’s flea market
    Collective film (6’24s, 2014).
    Inspirations in a place of spirituality.
    21 November 2014
  • FNCF: DVD Manufacturing of trailers for public development operations
    DVD / Blu-ray
    Manufacturing a DVD containing all the trailers of FNCF public promotion operations, for corporate use.The National Federation of Cinema, which, among others, (...)
    20 November 2014
  • Picnic tablecloth
    Musical Creations
    A child alone in his head dreams about the patterns of the tablecloth on the grass.Instrumental, 2014, 1’07s. Composition of Benoît Labourdette (...)
    16 November 2014
  • Nappe
    Musical Creations
    One morning, we decide to go on a picnic.Instrumental music, 2014, 1’07s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).Improvisation carried out in private, (...)
    14 November 2014
  • Faces
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’46s, 2014).
    Memories, drawned on walls, faces.
    9 November 2014
  • Kino Season 2.5 (Gap - France)
    Distribution of films
    As part of the session “manipulation” Friday, November 7, 2014, at “The cat in the tea-pot” place in Gap (France), screening of the film :News from father (Benoît (...)
    7 November 2014
  • Association Hors champs - Formation Pocket Films
    Trainings for image education
    Transfer of innovative teaching tools for image education.Hors Champs association in Niort, organizer of the Festival Takavoir (shot with mobile phones or (...)
    6 November 2014
  • Stars of yesterday
    Collective film (1’37s, 2014).
    Sentiments of abandonment...
    6 November 2014
  • ECLA Aquitaine : “Game of drones.” The drone, educational tool, creative tool ?
    Film workshops with drones
    Film workshop with drone during one week for a group of teenagers, to make music clips, and more...ECLA Aquitaine, under the “Passeurs d’images” dynamic, driven by (...)
    31 October 2014
  • Southwest : “Drone filming”
    Press reviews
    Article from the daily newspaper Sud Ouest on a video clip making workshop with drone for teenagers at the Rocher de Palmer in Bordeaux in October 2014, organized by (...)
    30 October 2014
  • Imaginary territory
    Artwork digital video. Benoît Labourdette (5’51s, 2014).
    Abstract shapes, children color from the sky.
    26 October 2014
  • Imaginary territory
    Soundtracks
    Electronic birds fly in an imagined sky.Instrumental, 2014, 5’39s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers) .
    26 October 2014
  • The Company, place of creation in Marseille : drone workshop
    Film workshops with drones
    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 (...)
    22 October 2014
  • Wind meetings
    Musical Creations
    The wind in the ears, the clothes that beat, and someone appears.Instrumental, 2014, 4’43s. Composition of Benoît Labourdette (synthesizers).
    18 October 2014
  • Trip to Tallinn
    Musical Creations
    Travel without return. A fear.Instrumental Music, 2014, 2’05s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizer).Improvisation carried out in private, October 17, (...)
    17 October 2014
  • Richard Texier at work
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (9’54s, 2014).
    A mystery of the act of painting, unveiled with Richard Texier.
    7 October 2014
  • Tradition used
    Musical Creations
    To cook.Instrumental Music, 2014, 2’20s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizer).Improvisation carried out in private, October 2, (...)
    2 October 2014
  • Pompidou Center (Paris - France) : “Drone altitude” workshop
    Film workshops with drones
    Exploring the issues of pictures made by drones, in workshops for children.On 27 September 2014, as part of the launch day of the season for young audiences at the (...)
    27 September 2014
  • Huwww
    Musical Creations
    The deep waves of an inner storm are born, mysterious and imperceptible, and grow, transform, do not know why.Instrumental music, 2014, 2’23s. Improvisation by (...)
    24 September 2014
  • Wind and eggs
    Musical Creations
    Walk in the WindInstrumental Music, 2014, 2’10s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (synthesizer).Improvisation carried out in private, September 24, (...)
    24 September 2014
  • Lost and found objects
    Collective film (4’41s, 2014).
    Abandoned on the ground, these objects wonder about their lives.
    24 September 2014
  • News from father
    A movie by Benoît Labourdette (2’19s, 2014).
    Life on a blank screen...
    21 September 2014
  • Snippets
    Video Creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’40s, 2014).
    The reality around us is far more fragmented space than it appears in the first instance.
    19 September 2014
  • Entrance 129
    Video Creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’17s, 2014).
    Enter somewhere. Not so simple...
    18 September 2014
  • Nymph
    Musical Creations
    The gaze that guides the steps, forward and backward, and these steps bring forth memories.Instrumental Music, 2014, 3’00s. Improvisation by Benoît Labourdette (...)
    18 September 2014
  • Eleven
    Video Creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’39s, 2014).
    Attempt to visual representation of the vocal machine.
    15 September 2014
  • Rebuilding
    A movie by Benoît Labourdette (3’24s, 2014).
    Royaumont abbey : get there and rebuild it...
    30 August 2014
  • Manufacture of the screening Blu-ray discs for Jacques Tati’s movies
    Digital cinema
    Blu-ray discs specifically designed for theatrical release. The heritage of Jacques Tati in digitalThe films of my uncle, founded in 2000 by Jérôme Deschamps and (...)
    25 August 2014
  • Montmaur Castle (France)
    Distribution of films
    July 26, 2014 release of the film « Is science immoral ? » (Benoît Labourdette, 5’11s, 2014) in the context of programming “Life of Castle” at Montmaur Castle.Partners: (...)
    26 July 2014
  • Sports
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette, 3’12s, 2014.
    Meet the drawing of small nation on the pavement.
    19 July 2014
  • Written in the sand
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette, 4’48s, 2014.
    Write, read, speak... but what ? And in what language ? I dont know... I listen without trying to understand.
    18 July 2014
  • Prides
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’46s, 2014).
    Erect statues ... Why? How? Where to look?
    17 July 2014
  • O sole mio
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’03s, 2014).
    Kaleidoscope, magic lantern, invention of the phonograph, longing for love...
    12 July 2014
  • Is science immoral ?
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’11s, 2014).
    The myth of scientific progress. According to Albert Bayet.
    2 July 2014
  • L.I.N.E.
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’43s, 2014).
    A voice emerges from the field of image and sound.
    30 June 2014
  • Rung
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’36s, 2014).
    Portions of a building, which transform the bodies of humans who cross.
    29 June 2014
  • Art Press: article “Richard Texier, digital filmmaker”
    Articles
    Publication of an article in the special addon of ArtPress “Richard Texier, PANTHEO vortex” (June-July 2014).Download complete article (bilingual english-french) (...)
    28 June 2014
  • Chaosmos
    A film by Richard Texier and Benoît Labourdette (8’51s, 2014).
    Film Richard Texier’s paintings with a drone...
    18 June 2014
  • La Veranda - Personal exhibition “The kiss 1234567”
    Visual art
    Personal exhibition of recent video works.La Veranda, an exhibition place for young digital creation in the Centre region of France (a structure of the association (...)
    18 June 2014
  • Moon in the water
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’45s, 2014).
    Dialogue between a haiku of Ueda Chôshû and organic-generative kaleidoscopes images made with reality.
    12 June 2014
  • MA Scène nationale Montbéliard: “Joseph”, a travelling film by Joseph Morder
    Moving screenings
    A film designed to be screened on the city walls on a travelling basis.Yannick Marzin, director of the Scène nationale de Montbéliard, proposed to the filmmaker (...)
    24 May 2014
  • Men and doll
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’58s, 2014).
    Bordeaux. Saint-Michel square with roadworks. Night. Hardly anyone goes. The memory of a tragedy within the body of a disjointed (...)
    20 May 2014
  • Domesticated landscape
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’51s, 2014).
    The invention of landscape.
    19 May 2014
  • Taxis
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’16s, 2014).
    Lights at night.
    18 May 2014
  • Flowers from the grave, video/organic installation, Garden Festival of Chaumont sur ​​Loire
    Visual art
    Video-vegetal installation.Into the International Garden Festival of Chaumont-sur Loire, the landscape architect Jean-Philippe Poirée-Ville has created a vegetable (...)
    8 May 2014
  • Mairie du 3e arrondissement / Paris - Soirée « Témoins de la déportation »
    Distribution of films
    An exhibition “Witnesses of deportation” was proposed to the City Council of the 3rd district of Paris in April 2014.April 28, 2014, as part of the evening tribute (...)
    28 April 2014
  • Kino (Gap - Saison 2.3)
    Distribution of films
    18 avril 2014.Projection du film « La colline », de Benoît Labourdette (3’20, 2014), dans le cadre de la thématique « Le poil ».
    18 April 2014
  • Paul Valéry University (Montpellier - France) : “Drone-camera, deportation of the gaze” (conference)
    Conferences
    Filming with a drone singularly change the view of the world, and perhaps the film writing, in political and sensitive aspects.As part of the study day (...)
    16 April 2014
  • Advertising for exhibition of Jacques Tati’s photographs - YellowKorner
    Corporate films
    The “chain” of photographic galleries YellowKorner (70 galleries in the world), in partnership with Les films de mon oncle, exposes from april 16th to june 14th 2014 (...)
    16 April 2014
  • 2014 Screenwriters Festival
    Moving screenings
    A history of Italian cinema, in a route of traveling screenings in the city of Valencia, in the 2014 screenwriters Festival.The theme of Screenwriters Festival in (...)
    5 April 2014
  • Thinking about moving kaleidoscope image
    Kaleidoscopes
    The criteria of compositionWhen we do the framing of an image with a camera, we often use the classical criteria of image composition, inherited from the tradition (...)
    2 March 2014
  • September 4
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’27s, 2014).
    Materials and scales.
    23 February 2014
  • Map
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’47s, 2014).
    Humans make maps, marks, before go into action.
    23 February 2014
  • Structure
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’07s, 2014).
    Architectural structures, nonliving, support glare movements of life.
    23 February 2014
  • Organ
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’18s, 2014).
    I have always been very afraid of the inside of the body.
    23 February 2014
  • Rachid’s
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (2’58s, 2014).
    The small trace left on a surface, on a “skin”, is perhaps the most important thing there is.
    22 February 2014
  • The hill
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’20s, 2014).
    The position of the body in architecture is an eternal question for me.
    22 February 2014
  • Spectra
    A film by Benoît Labourdette, in collaboration with Louise Moaty (3’59s, 2014).
    Charlotte Delbo’s words emanate from human traces of people who were living there a few hours earlier.
    7 February 2014
  • Book : “Mobile phone and creation”
    Books
    Collective book to which I contributed, with the article “From economy to the conversation and audiovisual creation”. Publication Date : 19 February 2014 published by (...)
    3 February 2014
  • Forum des images : Film and digital video training
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    28 January 2014
  • The unspoken words of the objects
    Collective film (5’52s, 2014).
    The unexpected little people of a movie theater.
    26 January 2014
  • Ramdam Festival: conference and realization of a collective film
    Conferences
    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 (...)
    26 January 2014
  • I’ve seen you
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’09s, 2014).
    Where is our body ?
    23 January 2014
  • Montpellier 3 université : exploration of drone. Drone as a creative tool ?
    Trainings for new media
    ThoughtsRecently, drones equipped with cameras are accessible to the public. Ie the flying camera, previously reserved for seasoned professionals or army becomes (...)
    23 January 2014
  • Concorde cinema, La Roche-sur-Yon (France)
    Distribution of films
    January 14, 2014 at The Concorde cinema in La Roche-sur-Yon, evening carte blanche for OFF Festival, with a screening of : Grow, Dominique Cabrera. Films awards at (...)
    14 January 2014
  • Homes radio : “A meeting of film like no other”
    Press reviews
    As part of the “Fine Speaker” week at the House of steelworkers in January 2014, the “Homes Radio” (community radio done by young people in insertion) proposed a program (...)
    12 January 2014
  • Maison des métallos : film night courses
    Moving screenings
    The maison des métallos, cultural institution in the city of Paris, greeted me as part of the event “Fine speakers” for a mobile cinema projection in neighborhood, a (...)
    8 January 2014
  • First
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (6’29s, 2013).
    A former disused hotel on the Place du Capitole in Toulouse is the scene of an inner musical divagation.
    26 December 2013
  • Clément Thomas Joseph Marianne Philippe
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (11’17s, 2013).
    In life, the most important things, whether happy or tragic, often happen by accident. The story of a man, not young, caught in the spiral of family repetition and (...)
    11 December 2013
  • The dead-end life of objects
    Collective film (2’34s, 2013).
    Not being where you want to be.
    10 December 2013
  • ECLA Aquitaine : 1st Regional Forum on Education in the image - Conference and Workshop
    Trainings for image education
    The agency ÉCLA, Pôle régional aquitain d’éducation artistique et de formation au cinéma et à l’audiovisuel, held Tuesday, December 10, 2013 the 1st Regional Forum on (...)
    10 December 2013
  • Renaissance cinema, Fontenay-le-Comte (France)
    Distribution of films
    December 5, 2013 at The Renaissance cinema in Fontenay-le-Comte, evening carte blanche for OFF Festival, with a screening of : Grow, Dominique Cabrera. Films awards (...)
    5 December 2013
  • The call
    Video creation by Benoît Labourdette (3’50s, 2013).
    What is architecture, what is a place, how do you envisage ?
    1 December 2013
  • Gaîté Lyrique : mobility and creation seminar
    Conferences
    Benoît Labourdette’s conference (full video) : “The mobile audiovisual creativity: challenges and opportunities.” (36 minutes)Introduction of the conferenceAlmost (...)
    28 November 2013
  • The kiss 1234567
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (12’46s, 2013).
    How to share the silent screams, behind families with smooth histories ?
    24 November 2013
  • The kiss 1234567
    Soundtracks
    Voices, muffled screams, emanating from the earth.Instrumental, 2013, 12’46s . Composition of Benoît Labourdette (samples and natural (...)
    24 November 2013
  • Orc (2013)
    Music album
    Set of 18 songs composed and performed by Benoît Labourdette. Nine of them are sung, the rest are instrumental. Music and sound material is constructed from samples (...)
    1 November 2013
  • If objects could talk
    Collective film (3’, 2013).
    [At the water’s edge, we confide in each other.]
    24 October 2013
  • Here lived filmmaker Boris Lehman
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (8’50s, 2013).
    The visit of an empty Paris apartment, where several people lived successively. Memory fumes artists Sophie Calle and Boris Lehman.
    13 October 2013
  • Bubbles
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’46s, 2013).
    I almost died by breaking the rules to follow my desire. This has not made ​​me more reasonable.
    11 October 2013
  • CEFPF : “Training”Design, build, finance content for new media"
    Trainings for new media
    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 . (...)
    4 October 2013
  • Olonne Film Festival
    Distribution of films
    Screening of « Barcelona Hotel » by Benoît Labourdette (4’48, 2012). On September 28, 2013.The film was awarded by the Marguerite Duras prize.The jury was constitued (...)
    28 September 2013
  • Vélizy
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’04s, 2013).
    I had always felt guilty for the first time that I had cheated in class. No more.
    27 September 2013
  • Orally present his film to a commission
    Screenwriting
    I am very regular member commission to award financial aid to film production. In my experience, what are the best practices and pitfalls ? Why oral presentation (...)
    16 August 2013
  • Clouds
    Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The clouds move slowly, if you look at the sky for a brief moment, but seem to go very quickly if you take the time to look. The relativity of perceived time...And (...)
    12 August 2013
  • Chapter 4 : Interlaced video
    Basis of digital
    You may already have seen these very ugly horizontal lines on video images, very visible in the movements. Therefore we see from time to time ? Where did they come (...)
    6 August 2013
  • Montparnasse Tower
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The reflection of the city in the windows of skyscrapers is a fascinating visual effect. These buildings, which usually dominate us, are, in the city itself, reduced (...)
    6 August 2013
  • Opening soon
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’34s, 2013).
    The speech of a father to his son for the opening of their next clothing store. Capitalism, sexism...
    5 August 2013
  • T2JV : Portrait of Benoît Labourdette
    Press reviews
    Benoît Labourdette’s video interview about the “Pocket Films” workshops, as part of the project Vitrolles échangeur..
    31 July 2013
  • Around
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’33s, 2013).
    In Vitrolles, in the south of France, a rocky peak overlooking the city. It is found scattered clothes and a mobile phone, in which there was a movie and a text. The (...)
    31 July 2013
  • Memory of a poster
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    Sometimes, in the Paris metro, thanks to work, the walls are stripped of their posters for a facelift. So, during the time of repair, there are still traces, such as (...)
    29 July 2013
  • Openings
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’51s, 2013).
    Paradoxical injunctions in school space of a College, with a musical treatment.
    28 July 2013
  • Kino 4th edition (Gap, France)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of film “The imprisoned teenager”, by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, 2009) under the theme “Should not.”
    26 July 2013
  • Pont Neuf
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The Pont Neuf, in addition to its architectural history (the oldest bridge in Paris), has an artistic history : its packaging by Christo in 1985, the film “The Lovers (...)
    24 July 2013
  • Chapter 3 : Technology of television
    Basis of digital
    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 (...)
    21 July 2013
  • Station platform of Champigny
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    At the end of the afternoon, the shadows are long, which can be interesting for the subtraction of pixels.This station platform in the Paris suburbs is unique it (...)
    19 July 2013
  • Agglomeration of Evry: travelling projection workshop for children
    Moving screenings
    Workshop for design and animation of travelling screenings for children, organised in the framework of the plastic Art workshops of the agglomeration of Evry.A (...)
    19 July 2013
  • Subway platform
    Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The modernization of subway platforms in Paris (France) consists of the installation of glass barriers on the quayside. As a screen so that opens and closes each (...)
    15 July 2013
  • Stars
    Visual art
    Series of photographs.The long obturation photographs at night with camera movements produce drawings, often very aesthetic visual universe, because of the (...)
    15 July 2013
  • Chapter 2 : Invention of cinema
    Basis of digital
    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. (...)
    14 July 2013
  • Vitrolles buildings
    Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    In a “city”, a popular area of the city near Marseille, makes buildings aligned, there are actions, artistic and social: making jam, building street furniture ... a (...)
    12 July 2013
  • Glass
    Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    Raindrops on the window of a moving train. Plan sets a moving object. Metaphor of cinema: the film set in the device records the movement of the world before. In (...)
    11 July 2013
  • Rencontres photographiques d’Arles : “Pedagogy of the digital image” (conference)
    Conferences
    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 (...)
    8 July 2013
  • Revoir
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    People sitting, working in a small office, with the background the street behind the window. The superposition of four times by subtracting the pixels can give, if (...)
    7 July 2013
  • Small parking
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    This small park is located next door to me. For years, every time I go there, I am concerned about this bit of wall damaged, with the apparent behind the plaster (...)
    6 July 2013
  • Chapter 1 : What is a photographic image ?
    Basis of digital
    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 (...)
    5 July 2013
  • Japanese balls
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    An installation of Japanese bowls, lamps installed to decorate the countryside, in the context of “Encounters documentary film” in Mellionnec (Brittany - France).The (...)
    4 July 2013
  • Hall of Montparnasse train station
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    A train station, on the day of going on holiday, is a very ephemeral space in my opinion, to be revealed in the truth of what is humanly play, lends itself well to (...)
    3 July 2013
  • Montparnasse Station platform
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    Human beings to the descent of a train. Each figure shows that passes through its movement in the layers of the image, which was hidden (...)
    2 July 2013
  • www.imaginem.fr website
    Websites
    www.imaginem.frWorkI supported: Support the definition of the project. Design and ergonomics. Web Development. Training editors (setting text line images, (...)
    28 June 2013
  • Kino Reillanne (France)
    Distribution of films
    Show of the film « Chaque matin » by Benoît Labourdette (5’44, 2013).
    28 June 2013
  • “Image carriers” Brittany - Training “portable cinema”
    Trainings for image education
    At the invitation of the UFFEJ Britanny (Laurence Dabosville), I proposed a day of training for project managers “Smugglers images” of the Britanny region (France), on (...)
    28 June 2013
  • Saint Brieuc railway station
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    Railway buildings designed to accommodate the movement of trains, can be taken as a metaphor of the film projector. With the subtraction of pixels in four layers, (...)
    27 June 2013
  • Eiffel Tower
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The Eiffel Tower, visible monument if any, if it visually subtracted from itself becomes invisible, except if the viewer is small head movements, which show her (...)
    26 June 2013
  • Arcades
    Loop video Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    A hall, a reception. By visual subtraction of four superimposed shots made one after the other, humans mutate in remains of their presence, ie become almost absent, (...)
    25 June 2013
  • Palissage
    Visual art
    Series of photographs.A long pause, in the early evening in June, along the fence that covers the work of the Forum des Halles in Paris. A short course, just trace (...)
    22 June 2013
  • Documentary on Big Screen : Digital Cinema Training
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    20 June 2013
  • Sidewalk
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    A simple Parisian sidewalk. We go, we go, in daily life. But are we sure we’ve been there at that time ? Do we remember our presence to the world and to others, in (...)
    18 June 2013
  • Mashup Film Festival - Making animation movies (Forum des images, France)
    Cartoon Pocket Films workshops
    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 (...)
    16 June 2013
  • Corridor
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    The view of a single metro corridor, with the same principle of visual overlay of four times, in which the pixels are subtracted, added, multiplied, divided, to show (...)
    15 June 2013
  • Bastille train
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    A digital tribute to the first Lumière films, with these references.
    15 June 2013
  • Bridge
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
    A bridge over the Marne. Classic about the Impressionist painters. Reinterpreted in my own way, in addition and subtraction of pixels of different (...)
    14 June 2013
  • Each morning
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’44s, 2013).
    Charles, 37-year old boy who lost his mother a year ago, sometimes perceive the world in a distorted way, multiplied, time and space losing their reality. A meeting (...)
    12 June 2013
  • iMédiacinéma 2013 (Vitrolles - France)
    imédiacinéma
    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 (...)
    8 June 2013
  • Imédiacinéma 2013 : production of the festival trailer
    Corporate films
    Realisation of the trailer of Imédiacinéma film festival in Vitrolles, 2013 edition.Directed by Benoît Labourdette (40 seconds, (...)
    8 June 2013
  • iMédiacinéma 2013 - Films in competition
    imédiacinéma
    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 (...)
    8 June 2013
  • Night road
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’44s, 2013).
    “Small child at the bottom of the back seat of the car, travel and night lights are not very real. With the help of tire, three minutes of travel on the street appear (...)
    4 June 2013
  • Far
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’43s, 2013).
    “Far, far away in my thoughts, at the end of the screen of my eyes printed with electronic images.”
    4 June 2013
  • ARTE - Training manufacture of a multimedia work
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    4 June 2013
  • CEFPF : Introduction to web documentary and transmedia
    Trainings for new media
    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 (...)
    3 June 2013
  • Cinema folded
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’53s, 2013).
    Where is cinema ? What is cinema ?
    2 June 2013
  • La fémis (Summer School) : Pocket Films workshop (France)
    Pocket Films Workshops for professionals
    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 (...)
    31 May 2013
  • Movie Marathon Evry 2013 (France)
    Movie Marathon
    The iniatitiveUrcun Aude, who leads workshops Fine Arts Community of Agglomeration Evry Centre Essonne, is the initiative of the “Marathon cinema,” and had asked me (...)
    25 May 2013
  • Movie Marathon Evry 2013 - Films made
    Movie Marathon
    List of films made at the Movie Marathon Evry 2013 (France) Hush (Louisa Gaillard) The dream of Lyndi (Boulay Leander) 3’14 Fear (MOHAMMAD Usman) 3’34 Super condom (...)
    25 May 2013
  • 2013 edition of Cameras Mobiles Festival
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2013 edition
    The 2013 edition of Cameras Mobiles Festival, produced by Lux national scene of Valence (France), which will take place from November 21 to 22, 2013, proposes to (...)
    25 May 2013
  • Kino 3rd edition (Gap, France)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of “Barcelona hotel”, a film by Benoît Labourdette (4’48, 2012).“Kino”, organized by Christophe Gauthier in Gap (association “The Cat in the teapot”) proposed (...)
    24 May 2013
  • Lost Films : Upscaling and manufacturing of the DCP of the trailer of “Ryan’s Daughter”, by David Lean
    Digital cinema
    Lost film distribution, a company headed by Marc Olry, releases in theaters in August 2013 Ryan’s Daughter, directed by David Lean (1970, with Robert Mitchum Sarah (...)
    20 May 2013
  • Takavoir Film Festival (Niort - France)
    Distribution of films
    Retrospective of short films by Benoît Labourdette.The Festival Takavoir in Niort, is a “child” of the Pocket Films Festival. I had advised its founder, Guyome (...)
    18 May 2013
  • “Pocket Films” training for facilitators (Savigny-sur-Orge, France)
    Trainings for image education
    Peggy Nacitas, host video MJC Savigny-sur-Orge (and former coordinator of Imag’Essone Festival), having suggested that I host this year’s workshops “Pocket Films” with (...)
    14 May 2013
  • Cubes
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’48s, 2013).
    This old house and this rain remain me a memory from when I was a child, in a classroom...
    9 May 2013
  • Pocket Films Workshop at the social house of Prés-St-Martin (Savigny-sur-Orge / France)
    Pocket Films workshops for everyone
    At the initiative of Peggy Nacitas, in the MJC (House of Young people and Culture) of Savigny-sur-Orge (France), I proposed “Pocket Films” workshops, for young people (...)
    7 May 2013
  • Each in turn
    Collective film (1’55s, 2013).
    Prepare all of us together for the adventure.
    2 April 2013
  • France Culture french channel : Radio show “E-artist” (L’Atelier de Création)
    Press reviews
    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 (...)
    26 March 2013
  • Forum des images (Paris, France)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of the feature film “Fatigue” by Benoît Labourdette (1:03, 2000).The Forum des Images proposed in March 2013, in the series “Cinema City”, a beautiful theme (...)
    22 March 2013
  • No entry
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’58s, 2013).
    Body, space and timeA body in the city at night. The body of the eye. The look of the body. The experience of coming and going, which is the breath of a city. Is (...)
    8 February 2013
  • Bell tower
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’26s, 2013).
    On the way to autofiction, a conversation between a father and his son, played by the same voice.
    25 January 2013
  • Vire, next stop
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’48s, 2013).
    One day a train. Chopped audiovisual form, from which emerge childhood memories, confrontation with the self-forgetfulness.
    1 January 2013
  • Vocal strings
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’31s, 2012).
    From the eroticism of the musical instrument.
    28 December 2012
  • Choir
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’10s, 2012).
    Music softens morals.
    22 December 2012
  • Palais de Tokyo (Paris) - Launch evening of the Shortest day
    Distribution of films
    At the launch party at the Palais de Tokyo (Paris) of the second edition of “The shortest day”, the international short film day organized by the National Center of (...)
    20 December 2012
  • Digital restoration and build of the DCP of the feature film “The people” by Alex Van Warmerdam
    Digital cinema
    The company ED Distribution has launched in theaters December 26, 2012 “The people” Dutch movie by Alex Van Warmerdam (1992), the twentieth anniversary of its (...)
    17 December 2012
  • Barcelona hotel
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’44s, 2012).
    Autofiction on adultery.
    16 December 2012
  • Arts Center of Enghien-les-bains - Animation movie workshop
    Cartoon Pocket Films workshops
    The Arts Centre Enghien Les Bains / digital Scriptures, an important place of digital creation in France, proposed Saturday, December 2, 2012, the first workshop for (...)
    2 December 2012
  • Kino 1st edition (Gap, France)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of « Staff room », a film by Benoît Labourdette (2’10, 2012).“Kino”, organized by Christophe Gauthier in Gap (association “The Cat in the teapot”) proposed its (...)
    30 November 2012
  • Ministry of Culture (France) : National Consultation on Arts and Cultural Education
    Research about pictures
    The Ministry of Culture and Communication (France) launched in November 2012 a “National Consultation on Arts Education” to “enable all young people, in all (...)
    29 November 2012
  • MINA 2012 (Wellington, New Zeland)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of « Poster », a film by Benoît Labourdette (3’05, 2012).In 2010, Max Schelser, filmmaker and researcher, accompanied by an international committee, created (...)
    24 November 2012
  • H building
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (7’11s, 2012).
    The metaphor for the journey of life of a human being through a visual journey “kaleidoscopic” in a building.
    24 November 2012
  • Chairs
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’26s, 2012). Musical improvisation by Olivier Mellano.
    We all sat on chairs in classrooms. We make these chairs ? What do they give us ?How they welcome us ? Can we look at them differently than in a utilitarist point (...)
    23 November 2012
  • Break
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’36, 2012).
    “Break”, this time of the working day in which humans are placed in a non-productive state finally.
    18 November 2012
  • www.esav.fr website
    Websites
    Building of the website ot ESAV film school - Toulouse (France). A film schoolESAV is a public film school of the highest level, which is part of the University of (...)
    10 November 2012
  • DCP building (Digital Cinema Package)
    Digital cinema
    We produce DCP (Digital Cinema Package) of movies, ie digital copies for projection in theaters. Very precise standardsStandards projection in theaters, either at (...)
    4 November 2012
  • The technology behind web-documentary
    Web-documentary
    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 (...)
    28 October 2012
  • Program of Cameras Mobiles Festival 2012
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2012 edition
    The “mobile camera”, or “pen camera”, that everyone has now permanently in the pocket, is a myth that became reality in a few years... In this tidal wave informational (...)
    17 October 2012
  • “Impermanenza delle cose” Multimedia Exhibition (Pavullo Nel Frignano, Italy)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of “Dead leaf”, a film by Benoît Labourdette (8’33, 2012).Dario Apostoli, Italian photographer and filmmaker, organizes, in a small Italian village, Pavullo (...)
    23 September 2012
  • Seoul International Extreme-Short Image and Film Festival (Seoul, Korea)
    Distribution of films
    Screening of « Poster », a film by Benoît Labourdette (3’02s, 2012).The SESIFF 2012, Korea, large open window on contemporary creation, scheduled my movie (...)
    13 September 2012
  • About the symposium
    Mobile Creation Symposium
    International Symposium : Mobile Phone and Creation. Film, video, writing, games, music, applicationsSymposium organized by : Laurent Creton, Roger Odin, Laurence (...)
    20 June 2012
  • Symposium’s program
    Mobile Creation Symposium
    Thursday, June 14, 2012 8:30-9am / Introduction : Laurent Creton, Roger Odin, Laurence Allard Benoit LabourdetteMobile, Writing and mNovel (Chair: Roger Odin) (...)
    20 June 2012
  • Abstracts of the conferences
    Mobile Creation Symposium
    The documentality explosionBy Maurizio FerrarisContrary to the predictions of the past century, we have not witnessed the disappearance of writing but, rather, (...)
    20 June 2012
  • Benoît Labourdette’s workshop : make a movie all together
    Mobile Creation Symposium
    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 (...)
    20 June 2012
  • Audio recordings of the conferences
    Mobile Creation Symposium
    The entire symposium was recorded. As if you were there !(the 2/3 of those recordings are in french, the other 1/3 in english)
    20 June 2012
  • Mobile Creation Colloquium
    Collective film (17’40s, 2012).
    A phone frees its mind.
    14 June 2012
  • AXA / AGD Corporate Meeting 2012 : Organisation of production, post-production and distribution
    Corporate films
    AXA for its international distant insurance AGD (France, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Poland, Japan, Korea) , needed to create momentum under its “Corporate (...)
    10 June 2012
  • French Institute: “Training for new digital challenges”
    Cultural policy
    Benoît Labourdette’s lecture on the benefits of cultural initiatives with pocket cameras.In May 2012, the Institut français proposed 3 days of training to its (...)
    30 May 2012
  • Poster
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’02s, 2012).
    A touch film, made of paper and words.
    2 May 2012
  • Teachers’ lounge
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’07s, 2012).
    Everyday life without apparent problems, in this teacher’s room of a high school near Paris. But it conceals dark secrets... a fiction inspired by real (...)
    17 April 2012
  • Trailer of the 2012 Creteil International Women’s Film Festival
    Corporate films
    In 2012, the International Women’s Film Festival of Créteil is subtitled “The Return of the Fireflies”. The directors of Europe and of the whole world as so many lights (...)
    24 March 2012
  • École Normale Supérieure - Filming the words
    Moving screenings
    Itinerant projection of short films in the buildings of the École Normale Supérieure (Paris).In the context of the dynamics of participatory creation “Filming the (...)
    23 March 2012
  • Automatic photo booth
    Visual art
    A “Photo Booth” machine with interactive marketing hit me. I made this series of photos into a movie. But in reality, the photos are already in the film series, it is (...)
    22 March 2012
  • www.sergetisseron.com website
    Websites
    www.sergetisseron.comWorkI supported: Support the definition of the project. Design and ergonomics. Web Development. Training editors (set text and images (...)
    10 January 2012
  • Dead leaf
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (8’33s, 2012).
    A little piece of nature in the middle of the city is a microcosm of nature impulses of life. Love, the mix of bodies, dramas, reunion, always. Crosses of stories on (...)
    2 January 2012
  • www.cine-tamaris.fr website
    Websites
    www.cine-tamaris.frBenefitI supported: Support the definition and monitoring of the project. Web Development (back-office SPIP front development, Prestashop ) . (...)
    2 January 2012
  • Foundations of the shortest day
    The shortest day
    Birth“The shortest day” was born of a dynamic film professionals, who proposed early 2011 to the President of CNC Eric Garandeau, the concept of a national festival (...)
    21 December 2011
  • Instructions of the shortest day
    The shortest day
    In September 2011, we issued this manual, designed to provide a “toolbox” to the potential participants of the shortest day.We Isabelle Massot and myself, “thrown” (...)
    21 December 2011
  • Website of the shortest day
    The shortest day
    I was in charge, in partnership with the Communication Department of the CNC, of the building of the website: www.lejourlepluscourt.com. WebsiteWe had no time to (...)
    21 December 2011
  • Press releases of the shortest day
    The shortest day
    In July 2011, we have designed a first presentation file to inform very broadly the French cultural actors (not only in the field of cinema, but also in the social, (...)
    21 December 2011
  • List of the events of the shortest day 2011
    The shortest day
    Here is the list of events that took place for the first edition of the shortest day in 2011.
    21 December 2011
  • Photos of some events of the shortest day 2011
    The shortest day
    Here are some pictures, bulk, events that took place everywhere in France December 21, 2011 as part of the shortest day.
    21 December 2011
  • Some press articles on the shortest day
    The shortest day
    The press has widely covered, whether at national or local level, the first edition of the shortest day in 2011. Examples of newspaper (...)
    21 December 2011
  • Wings
    A short documentary by Benoît Labourdette (4’36s, 2011).
    Fate of the world leads me to cross a sculpture by Richard Texier in the port of La Rochelle, in July 2011. A correspondence, written and filmed, (...)
    29 October 2011
  • Reserved for nurses
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’19s, 2011).
    The trace, in the places, of the stories and dramas that took place there. A reserved parking space, another reserved parking space, empty at the moment we look at (...)
    1 September 2011
  • Avignon Festival - Night Route “Fast Movies”
    Moving screenings
    A course at night to discover movies projected on the walls, doors, floors, bas reliefs, windows... in the streets of Avignon.The films shot with mobile phone, (...)
    16 July 2011
  • The meeting
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’16s, 2011).
    A meeting, like a thousand other meetings. No, it is your meeting.
    21 May 2011
  • Trailer of the 2011 Creteil Women’s International Film Festival
    Corporate films
    In 2011, the International Film Festival of Women of Creteil is dedicated to the filmmakers of the South of the Mediterranean.It is entrusted to Benoît Labourdette (...)
    21 May 2011
  • www.lacid.org website + Databases
    Websites
    ACID is an association of filmmakers who, since 1992, supports the cinema distribution of independent films, and organizes a selection in Cannes film festival. (...)
    20 May 2011
  • Takavoir Festival
    Distribution of films
    The Festival Takavoir, in Niort, is one of the “good” film festivals shot with Cameras de poche in France. Why “good”? For there is an upstream work, with young and (...)
    14 May 2011
  • Your attention please
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’08s, 2011).
    A station dock, a Flip camera on the ground, the voice-over of the stationmaster, waiting travelers, a train arriving...
    6 May 2011
  • Benoît Labourdette’s video interview
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2011 edition
    In this interview, I explain the reasons that made my interest in creating audiovisual experiences with these objects that were not be made to, and why my interest (...)
    20 April 2011
  • Marie Vermillard’s video interview
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2011 edition
    Marie Vermillard is a director (Lila Lili, Small revelations, Spoken suite ...). She has directed a short film in 2011, “Blinded bellow”, with mobile phone.In this (...)
    20 April 2011
  • Alain Fleischer’s video interview
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2011 edition
    Alain Fleischer, filmmaker, artist, photographer, writer, director of Le Fresnoy Studio National des Arts contemporains was the most regular contributor of the (...)
    20 April 2011
  • Festival Caméras Mobiles ’s 2011 program
    Cameras Mobiles Festival - 2011 edition
    The program of the first Festival Caméras Mobile was rich and varied. Three times in the festival: The professional challenges of mobile cameras. Teaching with small (...)
    30 March 2011
  • Pascal’s flowers
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’18s, 2011).
    Invent a tale. Ground the story into reality. Why does the shape of the tale in 2011 ? Probably to make again metaphor, universal. A simple love (...)
    26 March 2011
  • Figra : “Digital writing and publishing”
    Conferences
    Participation in a meeting on the issues of digital writing. Sharing of approaches and creations.TheFIGRA (International Festival of Great news report) invited me (...)
    24 March 2011
  • Café des images: “Work in short(s)”, carte blanche to Benoît Labourdette
    Distribution of films
    Films by Benoît Labourdette and results of a lively workshop at the ESAM in Caen.At the Café des images (Hérouville Saint-Clair - directed by Geneviève Troussier, an (...)
    16 February 2011
  • Surveillance cameras
    Visual art
    For a few months at the end of 2010, I am committed to photographing cameras to observe the machines through which we observed in our knowledge everywhere and all (...)
    29 January 2011
  • Illegal Cinema (The laboratories of Aubervilliers)
    Distribution of films
    Projection of my film Fatigue at Illegal cinema is an original initiative born in Belgrade in 2007, and taken over at the Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers.Note of (...)
    26 January 2011
  • You are here
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’33s, 2011).
    The blind run in the streets.
    9 January 2011
  • Madeleine
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’23s, 2010).
    Musical nostalgia in the subway in Toronto.
    26 December 2010
  • Mons Digital Meetings
    Distribution of films
    Conference and screening of films on the audiovisual and mobile phone issue, by Benoît Labourdette.In partnership with Le Fresnoy Studio national, Benoît Labourdette (...)
    22 November 2010
  • 9th Forum of the look: “What is digital ?: The stakes of the new screens”
    Conferences
    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 (...)
    8 October 2010
  • Hand studies 11
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’21s, 2010).
    Blood on the hands... who can pretend not to have some, even indirectly?
    7 August 2010
  • Hand studies 10
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (1’39s, 2010).
    Invisible war.
    6 August 2010
  • Hand studies 9
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’06s, 2010).
    At night, memories emerge. As in a dream, gestures are back in the hands, without even one noticing. It is our body that “records”, that stores, that enrolled in our (...)
    5 August 2010
  • Hand studies 8
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (1’31s, 2010).
    A tree in the middle of a street. It’s simple and banal. But if we explore its surface, its bark, we discover stories. All the stories that took place around, (...)
    4 August 2010
  • Hand studies 7
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’06s, 2010).
    In a corridor of the Paris metro, only urban universe, fruit emerge from tiled walls.
    3 August 2010
  • Hand studies 6
    Film Benoît Labourdette (1’36 s, 2010).
    Everyone runs, goes about his occupations, his work, his sport, his body, his loves, his delay, its all his time, some on foot, others by car, bicycle, light (...)
    31 July 2010
  • Hand studies 5
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, 2010).
    All is only a game. Communicate with fellow via digital networks is part of the game.
    30 July 2010
  • Hand studies 4
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (2’03s, 2010).
    Under the cobblestones, the beach ! A desire for freedom, for fulfillment, which today actually exists, but is only an image.
    29 July 2010
  • Hand studies 3
    Film by Benoît Labourdette (1’16s, 2010).
    The trip, since the invention of the train, is a very dangerous mechanical operation. So musics, mechanical also. The landscape it also is filled with these (...)
    29 July 2010
  • Hand studies 2
    Film Benoît Labourdette (3’02s, 2010).
    The violence of the images and the violence of the relationship to the images, through the deadly ’road-movie’ with one hand.
    17 July 2010
  • Hand studies 1
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’25s, 2010).
    Hands, or rather the hand, is a subject that matters to movies shot with handheld cameras : the camera in one hand, that films the other (...)
    15 July 2010
  • Catalogs of all editions of the Pocket Films Festival
    Pocket Films Festival
    The Pocket Films Festival (which I founded with Forum des images - Paris, concepted and directed), during its six years of existence (2005 to 2010 at the Forum des (...)
    1 July 2010
  • Little Book #2: “Films in the pocket” (Zinc - Friche La Belle de Mai - Marseille / France)
    Books
    Bilan-outlook-thoughts on a creative project with mobile phones led in Marseille.Book co-written by Benoît Labourdette and Claire Duport.Download the complete (...)
    20 June 2010
  • The Journal of animation : Action article “Making a film with a cell phone: creativity citizenship”
    Articles
    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 (...)
    7 May 2010
  • INA, iconic college : “Mobile phone is it the future of cinema?” (conference)
    Conferences
    March 10, 2010, invited by Serge Tisseron, I made ​​a speech at iconic College INA, on the theme “The mobile phone is it the future of cinema?”.Text about the (...)
    10 March 2010
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 21
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’17s, 2010).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this shuttle is full of travelers... .
    6 January 2010
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 20
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (3’20s, 2010).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that these stairs and escalators are rivals...
    6 January 2010
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 19
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’09s, 2010).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that the sky is red...
    4 January 2010
  • Paris, end of August
    A film by Benoît Labourdette, 4 minutes, 2009, digital, Scope 2.35, Color, stereo.
    We meet a homeless in the street and we forget, one minute later.
    31 December 2009
  • The window
    A film by Tristan (0’05s, 2009).
    So beautiful fragile poetry of the lack of inspiration.
    24 December 2009
  • The window
    A film by Nicolae (0’50s, 2009).
    A film that cites the previous film, made by one of his peers. Quotation of how to look at the world and share one’s perspective.
    24 December 2009
  • The window
    A film by Erwin (1’09s, 2009).
    Share with your little brother the description of where you are looking.
    23 December 2009
  • My home window
    Un film de Christopher (0’50s, 2009).
    Almost without comment, the image speaks alone, its deep and simple language.
    22 December 2009
  • La fenêtre de chez moi
    Un film de Laura (0’43s, 2009).
    Simple description of her bedroom window.
    22 December 2009
  • My home window
    A film by Erwin (1’30s, 2009).
    A detailed description of the everyday world of a provincial city.
    22 December 2009
  • My home window
    A film by Marie (2’14s, 2009).
    Keep a record of what you see from home and not what is in your home. Even if what we see from home seems banal to us, the important thing is to share our (...)
    22 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 18
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’49s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that these streets are canals...
    19 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 17
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (4’05s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this street is the beginning of the world...
    16 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 16
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’27s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this corridor is underwater...
    14 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 15
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’47s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this chair is a movie theater...
    14 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 14
    A film by Benoît Labourdette film (1’59s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this building is a cream cake...
    11 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 13
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’55s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that these air launchers are flame throwers...
    9 December 2009
  • CLEMI: Fact sheets video with mobile phone
    Articles
    Pedagogical and technical sheets for making video with mobile phone.CLEMI, institution of the Ministry of Education whose mission to teach students citizen media (...)
    9 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 12
    A film by Benoît Laboudette (1’59s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this hallway is a ski slope...
    8 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 11
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’54s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that cars don’t exist...
    1 December 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 10
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’11s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that fatigue doesn’t exist...
    30 November 2009
  • Haro on violent husbands
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’13s, 2009).
    Short film of 2’13sec, built on the confrontation of a press article of November 25, 2009 and a shot filmed in public transport in Paris, on the same day. The daily (...)
    27 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 9
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’43s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this train doesn’t exist anymore...
    27 November 2009
  • The man with the briefcase
    Visual art
    In everyday life, all of a sudden, our eye settles on something, and follows it...
    27 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 8
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’41s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this tree is a real tree...
    27 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 7
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (5’18s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this poster is a face...
    26 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 6
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’47s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this trash can is a bus...
    26 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 5
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’59s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this wall is a lawn...
    23 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 4
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’41s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this radiator is a wall...
    22 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 3
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’44s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this street is a safe deposit box...
    20 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 2
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’47s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that this wall is outside... .
    18 November 2009
  • Let’s imagine a moment - Episode 1
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’05s, 2009).
    Let’s imagine for a moment that the night doesn’t exist...
    17 November 2009
  • Dust on the walls
    Visual art
    Series of photographs.Advertising posters on the walls of cities and transport corridors are to me an extremely aggressive visual factor. I’ve always been dreaming (...)
    8 November 2009
  • Algorithmic squares
    Visual art
    The algorithms, which are supposed to square our gaze, open us up to the unsuspected poetry of the world.Series of 27 photos, treated with the “seam carving” (...)
    27 September 2009
  • Mind mapping to build a script
    Screenwriting
    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 (...)
    30 July 2009
  • www.festivalpocketfilms.fr website
    Websites
    Design, editorial management and redesign of the website of a film festival, the Pocket Films Festival. www.festivalpocketfilms.frProject HistoryThe Pocket films (...)
    1 June 2009
  • 3rd Castres Short Film Festival: participative film
    Distribution of films
    Study day, during which I presented the first version of the film The unconscious actors. Participative projection. A participatory filmThe proposal I made to (...)
    22 April 2009
  • Trailer of the 2009 Creteil International Women’s Film Festival
    Corporate films
    The International Festival of Films of Women of Créteil and the Val de Marne, an important institution if it is put forward of the filmmakers (work so important, so (...)
    6 March 2009
  • The Holy Bishop persists and signs
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’20s, 2009).
    The correspondences between the rain, which burns the glasses, which prevents to see, and the denialist theses on the agenda of the media for a few moments, which (...)
    14 February 2009
  • The imprisoned teenager
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’24s, 2009).
    Our real, composed of the confrontation of beauty and drama. But the reality of others, too, who live on dramas and are exposed, in the eyes of all, at the moment (...)
    8 February 2009
  • “Les acteurs inconscients” en compétition à VIDEOFORMES, du 12 au 29 mars 2009
    Distribution of films
    VIDEOFORMES est l’autre Festival de Clermont-Ferrand, consacré depuis plus de 20 ans aux innovations audiovisuelles.Pour sa 24è édition, la “Manifestation (...)
    29 January 2009
  • Unaware actors
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1h03’, 2008).
    A 30-day diary, 30 shots-sequence. Meetings, people, animals and places, from bottom to top. The search for what is hidden behind the appearances of the trivial. (...)
    31 December 2008
  • Five explosive loaves discovered at Printemps Haussmann
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’26s, 2008).
    Our real is formed of the combination of our daily experience, our footsteps are, and the reception of this information.
    17 December 2008
  • Book : “Shoot a movie with your mobile phone”
    Books
    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 (...)
    31 July 2008
  • Moulin d’Andé-Ceci : day about “New broadcasters, new creations, new economy?”
    Conferences
    Participation in a roundtable on innovation in dissemination approaches.The Moulin d’Andé, “Center of cultural meetings”, is a place of poetry, of creation, where (...)
    18 January 2008
  • The kiss of La Défense
    Visual art
    Series of photographs. An impromptu kiss ... Parisian tradition? And how our gaze transforms it.One morning in 2007, among the white-collar workers who run to (...)
    10 October 2007
  • 67/5000 “Triton” in projection at the Center Pompidou, Saturday 9 June 2007
    Distribution of films
    Projection, in the framework of the Festival Pocket Films, of Triton, an experimental feature produced by Benoît Labourdette with phones.Saturday, June 9, 2007, 2 (...)
    9 June 2007
  • Triton
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2007, 1h04’).
    SynopsisOne man and one anonymous anonymous evokes the difficulty of living in broad daylight in the shadow of the most fatal hour of contemporary history. The (...)
    1 June 2007
  • Software screenwriting
    Screenwriting
    Why use special software to write a screenplay ?A screenplay goes, often in a standardized format, which boils down to something very simple: one page = 1 minute. (...)
    31 January 2007
  • The internet stage for cultural institutions
    Cultural policy
    (text written in 2006, before the advent of social networks and cultural proposals such as the Arte website for example) New Internet IssuesThe Internet is no (...)
    9 May 2006
  • What is “the audience” in the world of culture? Hypotheses.
    Cultural policy
    Definitions of the cultural institution and the cultural milieu (text written in 2006).Here is my vision, personal and subjective, on which I base my assumptions: (...)
    5 May 2006
  • The writing of the screenplay in terms of the DVD
    Screenwriting
    Does scenarios differently because of the existence and operation of the future is conceived on DVD ?It is of course difficult to generalize. You have to look in (...)
    27 April 2006
  • How to write a screenplay ?
    Screenwriting
    The fear of the blank page ... How to write a screenplay? Each has its engines, ways of inspiration, which are discussed shortly. Include Jean-Claude Carrière, who (...)
    8 April 2006
  • Writing the script of a documentary
    Screenwriting
    Initially questions What is literature ? A look at the real ? A meeting between a filmmaker and a reality ? What is the value of a documentary ? In the quality of (...)
    21 March 2006
  • Different Cinema Festival : Screening of “La tête dans l’eau”, Benoît Labourdette’s first feature film
    Distribution of films
    On December 18, 2005, from 2 pm to midnight, at the La Clef cinema in Paris (21 rue de la Clef 75005 Paris), screenings of super 8 films, including “The Head in the (...)
    18 December 2005
  • Hold your right
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’57s, 2005).
    Movement of the human gaze, gaze of the machines, movement of the world...
    15 July 2005
  • Serious accident for a traveler
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’43s, 2005).
    In 2005, the cameras appear in the phones, and invite to film the daily. One of the first movies shot on mobile phones.
    1 July 2005
  • Behind the scenes
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’41s, 2005).
    Preparations for a cinematic event.
    17 June 2005
  • Dream
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’15s, 2005).
    Looks and desires in the subway.
    1 June 2005
  • Under the cobblestones of Belfast Beach
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’05s, 2005).
    The fascination of being able to film what happens in everyday life, thanks to the first mobile phones equipped with cameras.
    27 May 2005
  • Indifference
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’53s, 2005).
    Rediscover the world, between its real and imaginary dimensions, with a new shooting tool.
    22 May 2005
  • Pencil camera
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’11s, 2005).
    One of the first movies shot with mobile phone.
    20 May 2005
  • A Fire on the Ruins (2003)
    Music album
    They wanted to make even our ruins disappear. Rebuild yourself with bits and pieces.An album long lost in limbo, which had to be revived from its traces, but which (...)
    1 November 2003
  • I parked my scooter
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’38s, 2003).
    “I parked my scooter, I lost my scooter. If someone found it, he can bring it to me.” Small musical and visual variation humorous.
    18 May 2003
  • Voices rising (2002)
    Music album
    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 (...)
    1 November 2002
  • In the cave (2001)
    Music album
    Second album in 2001, consists of 15 pieces for nightlife, a little claustrophobic in vocal and physical consonances. Composition from actual sound of whispering (...)
    1 November 2001
  • Granular voices
    Musical Creations
    Real sounds remixed, 2000, 3’17s. Composition of Benoît Labourdette (granular treatment).
    6 December 2000
  • The erogenous city (2000)
    Music album
    These 14 musical pieces are the content of my first musical CD, “The erogenous city” (2001), built with real sounds, granularisations and simple percussions. In my way (...)
    1 November 2000
  • Tire
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2000, 1h03 ’).
    SynopsisOn digital images digitally reworked where fugitive anonymous silhouettes goes on, a poetic monologue book a disenchanted vision of ghostly ballet of (...)
    1 September 2000
  • It turns
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’, 2000).
    Primitive motion pictures.
    19 May 2000
  • Human movement
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’05s, 2000).
    Primitive motion pictures.
    19 May 2000
  • Somebody is here
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’50s, 2000).
    Repetitive synthetic voice that seeks to feel the incarnation behind the abstraction.
    19 May 2000
  • You’re beautiful
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (4’30s, 2000).
    From a loop of an ambiance sound of an amateur video, building a digital abstract object, that the soundtrack anthropomorphise.
    19 May 2000
  • Knife in the stomach
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’, 2000).
    If there was a personal theme in this film, it should be filling a form, the body. The paradigm shift made by digital on this question of fullness : everything is (...)
    19 May 2000
  • Death by my side
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (6’20s, 2000).
    Living shadows.
    19 May 2000
  • Lifeline
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’14s, 2000).
    Lateral travelling.
    19 May 2000
  • Straight line towards the end
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (5’40s, 2000).
    Speaking words is like drawing your own life line.
    19 May 2000
  • My hand
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’15s, 2000).
    Mix of colors.
    19 May 2000
  • Global Network
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (4’40s, 2000).
    It was the beginning of the internet. Evocation of the fascination of browsing.
    19 May 2000
  • Nuclear Submarine
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (2’14s, 2000).
    Words underwater.
    19 May 2000
  • It was a video game
    Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (3’40s, 2000).
    Electronic travelling.
    19 May 2000
  • The red carpet
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’07s, 1999).
    Allegory on exclusion..
    10 December 1999
  • Perpetual motion
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’22s, 1998).
    Ode to childbirth by a young adult.
    31 December 1998
  • Dead leaves
    Visual art
    A roll of 35mm film after it rained in the street in front of my home in 1998, recording dead leaves on its sensitive surface, using a Minolta camera and a 50mm (...)
    27 September 1998
  • The puddle of vomit
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’00s, 1998).
    Someone vomited on the sidewalk. The crowd walking avoiding the puddle of vomit. Someone feels the pain of one who was there a few minutes before, and vomited (...)
    10 June 1998
  • Closed trash
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (2’16, 1997).
    Passing a closed trash can, a Japanese tourist remembers the words of his father, who told him the bomb, and the feeling of being alive while others (...)
    10 December 1997
  • Docks of Marne
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1’51s, 1997).
    The daily trip pain in the Paris suburbs.
    1 December 1997
  • Captain Thanase
    Film by Martine Stora and Benoît Labourdette (32’28s, 1995).
    Meeting with André Malartre. The discovery of an inventor of theater.
    22 November 1995
  • Head in the water
    A film by Benoît Labourdette (1h07’, 1994).
    A tale of naivety and double personality, accompanied by Balinese songs and improvised jazz.Shot in Super 8 cinema. First self-produced feature (...)
    31 December 1994
  • Meudon’s newspaper : “Benoît Labourdette receives first prize”
    Press reviews
    Article from the municipal newspaper of the city of Meudon (France, November 1992), on the prize awarded for the shooting of Benoît Labourdette’s first feature film, (...)
    2 November 1992