Freeing captive animals
Patches of light in the night, little bright spots in the darkness of the screen let us catch a glimpse of a boat, a fisherman or a bird. The music spreads out, just like the horizon or the surface of the water. These scarce clues hardly unveil the banks of lake Longshuihu. The huge rock into which the three Chinese characters of the title are engraved won’t appear. The red words and the action they refer to disappear into the greyish contrast of the night. An unexpected phone call suddenly emerges.
Original version : chinese.
Subtitles : english
Casting : Zhuo Leng.
Production : Xu Linyu .
Freeing Captive Animals/2017/26’09’’
Hallucinogen Instruction One/2013/2’49’’
Hallucinogen Instruction Two/2013/6’31’’
Hallucinogen Instruction Three/2013/8’45’’
Being ill /2009/22’02’’
What Is What/2008/9’21’’
EP - We're gonna rock him
One might say that the grain of granite is the visible side of a mystery emanating from a child. That the grain of Pat Collins’s film is the device distinguishing fiction from archive footage,...En savoir +
Patches of light in the night, little bright spots in the darkness of the screen let us catch a glimpse of a boat, a fisherman or a bird. The music spreads out, just like the horizon or the surface...En savoir +
The scientific observation of a cave turns into science-fiction. A levitating meteorite seems to back this hypothesis. It becomes even more obvious with the acoustic measurement of the place....En savoir +
This film immediately conjures up memories from art history. A character is standing still before a landscape with a river running through it. Do we have to remember Mona Lisa, Étant donnés, or...En savoir +
Keeping in mind the possibilities of theatre plays, operas or hörspiels (radio dramas), Laura Haby - after we are met a forest ranger, some children, an inveterate liar - proposes a three-act drama,...En savoir +
(My eyes are gone)
This door, this window. A studio, a dancer and a musician, Alma Söderberg and Nilo Gallego. Between the tuning of an instrument and the warming up of a body, at what stage do movements start...En savoir +
(This door, this window)
From one mythology to the next, Diana becomes Artemis, a figure of the day, the sun, or else of the moon, a paradoxical virginal goddess, linked to women giving birth. These shimmering...En savoir +
To most, Barbara refers to a slender, dark-haired French singer. To many also it is a recent and quite memorable film. But to Mathieu Amalric, there is another Barbara, who is blonde and who has a...En savoir +
On the shooting or when talking about it, Mathieu Amalric is preparing Barbara, his film about the iconic singer, starring the incredible Jeanne Balibar. With André S. Labarthe and Quentin Mével,...En savoir +
Should one accept or counter constraints when shooting in North Korea? All the films shot in that part of the world point out censorship. Ranko Pokovic applies a single principle to all his images:...En savoir +