France Tag Archive

Le A: Deus

Animation, Music

13th December, 2016

Rebecca Essler & Alexandra Battault hypnotise with the fluid beauty of a b&w animated fight from conformism in their video for the etherial sounds

Read more

Poom: Toi & Moi

Music

28th November, 2016

Axel Courtière delves into the subconscious of a teen embarking on his 'first time' in a cosmically suggestive erotic odyssey of a music video for Poom.

Read more

LE SOMMET BLEU

Animation

2nd November, 2016

French animator Julien Piau taps into personal feelings about his fraternal bonds for an animation whose outward cuteness belies its deeply emotional core.

Read more

DN340: On Call – Alice Diop

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

19th October, 2016

Alice Diop's latest documentary seeks to put names and faces to the asylum seekers suffering a life of loneliness and fear as they live in exile in Paris.

Read more

#ListenToYourSelfie – The Game | The Party

Live Action

30th September, 2016

Truman & Cooper deliver a pair of shorts for ChildLine's #ListenToYourSelfie campaign to help young people recognise the signs of on and offline grooming.

Read more

Les Monstres Search for Freedom From Oppression in the Darkly Esoteric ‘Staring at the Lines’

Animation, Music

12th August, 2016

Creative studio Les Monstres share the production journey which led to their esoteric dystopian music video for Buvette's 'Staring at the Lines'

Read more

Thomas Pons Transports Augmented Reality from Japan’s Mountains to Screen in ‘Animals: A Black & White Journey’

Animation, Art & Fashion

21st July, 2016

Thomas Pons takes us on the production journey from augmented reality to screen for his multi-format, monochrome short ‘Animals: A Black & White

Read more

Paper, Plants & Sand – Justine Vuylsteker Takes a Textured Animated Stroll Through ‘Paris’

Animation

4th December, 2015

Justine Vuylsteker tells DN how a happy accident of project cross-pollination led to the creation of his textured animated crush, 'Paris'.

Read more

Ambre Cardinal Pays Tribute to the Power & Delicacy of Frida Kahlo in 'Un Ruban Autour d’une Bombe'

Art & Fashion

7th May, 2015

Ambre Cardinal talks to DN about the pain of creating beauty to destroy in 'Un Ruban Autour d’une Bombe', her tribute to the work of artist Frida Kahlo.

Read more

Raphaël Bluzet & Yohan Quintar Reveal the Obsession & Torment Which Lies Beneath for Animated Short ‘IN’

Animation, Art & Fashion

5th March, 2015

We invited Raphael Bluzet to discuss how he and illustrator Yohan Quintar employed a fucked up aesthetic on short film 'IN' to tell the animated tale of

Read more

Bringing Change to an Unchanging World in Ani Simon-Kennedy’s Silent Feature ‘Days of Gray’

Live Action

20th February, 2015

DN caught up with Director Ani Simon-Kennedy to discover just how she crafted her silent, feature length post-apocalyptic tale of a world without hope in

Read more

Clément Oberto Takes ‘One Step’ into an Odyssey in Sweetness in his Hybrid Music Video/Short Film

Music

28th January, 2015

Existing somewhere within the nebulous intersection of the short film and the music video, Clément Oberto explains how he and a team of trusted

Read more