Independent Films

2018 – The Statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville (Places and Monuments-9)

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Lee at Charlottesville-2

This film is still in the process of production. It will be available from January 2018.

Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications.


 

2017 – Le film de Bazin (Places and Monuments-8)

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HD video feature length film (71 min.), Independent production with the collaboration of Marianne Dautrey and Hervé Joubert-Laurencin, with the help of the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec. Music by Robert Marcel Lepage. With the voice of Michael Lonsdale.

Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications.


2016/2017…- The Scratch project.

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My return to scratching on film after a 15 years break through a multidimentional project including gif’s, films, performances, and video installations. More details about the project.


 

2010/2016…-The Places and Monuments project.

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This is a series of films and video installations that deals with History, memory, forgetting, daily life that goes on around monuments. No 8 is currently being made, no 3 is still missing, the series is not finished. More details about the project.


2016 – Scratch (Triptych-3)

 

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Directly sctached animation on 16 and 35 mm film, HD video, 9:55, directed and independently produced by Pierre Hébert, music by Malcolm Goldstein. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specification.


2014 – You look like me

 

You look like me-9

HD video, 5:45, directed and independently produced by Pierre Hébert and René Lussier, text by Paule Marier, translation and narration by Jim Corcoran, music by René Lussier, animation by Pierre Hébert. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications.


2013- John Cage – Halberstadt (Places and Monuments-5)

 

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with a bass clarinet improvisation by Lori Freedman, vidéo HD, 10:54, independent production with the help of Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications. See an extract.


2012- Triptych-2

 

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with music by Andrea Martignoni, HD video, 10 min., independent prod. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications Read the notes. See an extract.


2011- Thunder River (Places and Monuments-4)

 

Rivière-fixe-8

with music by Andrea Martignoni, HD video, 7 min., independent prod. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications See an extract.


2011- Place Carnot-Lyon (Places and Monuments-2)

 

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with music by Stefan Smulovitz, HD video, 7:15 min., independent prod., with the assistance of le Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec. Description, festivals, video extracts. credits and technical specifications. See an extract.


2009- Praha-Florenc (Places and Monuments-1)

 

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with music by Stefan Smulovitz, video, 10 min. independent prod. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications. See an extract. Read the notes.


2009- Triptych

 

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with music by Bob Ostertag, HD video, 30 min., independent prod. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications. Read the text and the notes (only in French), See an extract.


2007- Herqueville

 

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with prints by Michelle Corbisier, poems by Serge Meurant, and music by Fred Frith, HD video, 22 min., independent prod. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits, interview, and technical specification. Read the notes . See an extract. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


2005- The Statue of Giordano Bruno

 

La statue de GB-4

codirected with Bob Ostertag, video, 12 :09 min. independent production. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications See an extract. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


2005- The Technology of Tears

 

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music by Fred Frith, video, 13 :56 min., independent production. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits and technical specifications. See an extract. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


2004- Variations on two photographs by Tina Modotti

 

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with music by Ana Lara and Michel F. Côté, video, 37 min., independent production. Description, festivals, video extracts, credits, notes and technical specifications – See an extract. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


2003- Between Science and Garbage

 

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codirected with Bob Ostertag, 49 min. 34 sec. Vidéo et DVD (Tzadik), independent production. special mention, Montreal International Festival of New Cinema, best creation prize of the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (quebec Art Council). See an extract. Stills available here. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


1964- Opus 1, 4 m., 16mm, B&W, independent production. See the film on Vitheque (payment required).


1963- Petite histoire méchante (Short Silly Story), 30 s., 16mm, B&W, independent production.


1962- Histoire d’une bébite (Story of a Bug), 8 m., 16mm, B&W, independent production.


1962- Histoire verte (Story in Green), 3 m., 16mm, independent production.