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Sommaire 2018

DEBATE Slow Cinema discussion at To Be (Cont'd) 2014 VIDEO CLIPS   Khondji & Parreno on "Zidane, un portrait du XXIe siècle" (Cinémathèque 2017) Takara, La nuit où j'ai nagé (2018/Manivel/Igarashi/Japan) Rethinking Transcendental Style in Film | Paul Schrader Miksang and Contemplative Photography Slow Cinema video essay & Kaili Blues   How Boredom Can Lead To Your Most Brilliant Ideas (Manoush Zomorodi) Late 1890s - A Trip Through Paris, France The Scientific Benefits of Boredom ILLUSTRATIONS CCC Masters : Abbas Kiarostami CCC Masters : Tsai Ming-Liang CCC Masters : Wang Bing CCC Masters : Apichatpong Weerasethakul CCC Masters : Aleksandr Sokurov CCC Masters : Abderrhamane Sissako CCC Masters : Albert Serra CCC Masters : Sergei Loznitsa Durational Cinema Map (from Schrader's) OTHERS Venice Film Festival 2018 Edito de Positif (Ciment) Juillet 2018 Yearly Tables of Content / Sommaire génral annuel

CCC Auteurs Watchlist : Ariane MICHEL

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"Missing" (in cinema) for 13 years : Ariane MICHEL who last made a unique film Les hommes  in 2008. She since has made conferences, gallery installations and exhibitions. She is mainly interested by animals, their vision, how we perceive them and how they perceive us. I am awaiting for a new CCC feature film in the same vein as this one. Les hommes (=Humans) is a French documentary by artist Ariane Michel. Upon the occasion of a scientific journey on the East-Greenland arctic seas, onboard, Tara, a schooner (2 masted, aluminium-hulled sailboat) of the oceanographic community, Ariane Michel cautiously films the Nature surrounding them. This hostile environement where humans are mostly absent, is an intemporal world. Few animals and fewer vegetation reign supreme, practically alone, on this icecap. Ariane Michel positions these silhouettes of scientists as intruders on this protected landscape, and takes the point of view of the fauna and flora, in a very quiet and langui

Sommaire 2019

FILM REVIEWS An Elephant Sitting Still (2018/HU Bo/China) Spoiler Territory (An Elephant Sitting Still) Contrechamp interdit (An Elephant Sitting Still) A press review (An Elephant Sitting Still) On a Dirt Road (Contemplative video) Rooftop Under Construction (Contemplative video) Sidewalk Exterior-Night (Contemplative video) Oyster Factory (2015/Kazuhiro SODA/Japan-USA) Inland Sea (2018/Kazuhiro SODA/Japan-USA) INTERVIEW Interview with Observational Filmmakers Kazuhiro SODA & Kiyoko KASHIWAGI VIDEO CLIPS IT MUST BE HEAVEN (Elia SULEIMAN) Press Conference Cannes 2019 Matthew BARNEY's new film : REDOUBT (2019) How to see early silent films (68mm Biograph) Flânerie 2.0 (Chloé Galibert-Laîné) RESOURCE Comparative Duration in WANG Bing's oeuvre Comparative Duration in Lav DIAZ's oeuvre Yearly Table of Content - Sommaire général annuel  

Sommaire 2020

LETTER Apichatpong WEERASETHAKUL's Cinema of Now (FILMKRANT) VIDEO CLIPS In Praise of Slowness (Carl Honoré) TEDtalk Masterclass de WANG Bing (2018) Slow TV Brume, cailloux et métaphysique (2014/Lisa Matuszak/France) Un très long temps d'exposition (Chloé Galibert-Laîné) RESSOURCE CCC 2010-2019 Decade Top10 Nordic Slow Cinema (interactive presentation) HONG Sang-soo's favourite films (2017) CCC 1967-2020 by auteur Yearly Table of Content - Sommaire général annuel  

Sommaire 2021

FILM REVIEWS Nasumice / Adrift (2018) Caleb Burdeau   Azul el mar (2019) Sabrina Moreno Frammartino's Il Buco at Venice2021 (reviews) INTERVIEWS Interview With Caleb Burdeau, auteur of NASUMICE Interview with Sabrina Moreno (Azul el mar)   VIDEO ESSAYS What is Slow Cinema (Francesco Quario) Orders of Time and Motion (Kevin B. Lee) Satantango Slow Cinema and Carlos Reygadas's Silent Light (Jordan Scholig) Stellet Licht by Carlos Reygadas (Luke Cox) Slow Cinema : The Art of Boredom (Elizabeth Pillar) 2020 It's Hard Being a Human - The Living Paintings of Roy Andersson (Film Qualia) What is Slow Cinema? (24frames) Temporality in Slow Cinema (Cameron Niblock) 2021 Slow Cinema - Tsai, Lynch, etc. (Robin D) video essay 2021 VIDEO CLIPS Lumière, Wahrol, Slow Cinema, Documentary Aesthetics (Craig Fischer) Wang Bing sur Arte et France Culture (2021) ILLUSTRATION CCC Généalogie (1960-2021) BOOKS Selective CCC Library   Conversations with Lav Diaz (Michael Guarneri) 2020 Human Conditi

Festival de Cannes 2021

Contemplative Cinema at the Cannes Film Festival in 2021 COMPETITION Lingui (Mahamat-Saleh HAROUN; Chad)  Memoria (Apichatpong WEERASETHAKUL; Thailand) France (Bruno DUMONT; France) UN CERTAIN REGARD Commitment Hasan (Semih KAPLANOGLU; Turkey) CANNES PREMIERES Evolution (Kornél MUNDRUCZO; Hungary) SEANCES SPECIALES Babi-Yar. Contexte (Sergei LOZNITSA; Ukraine) ... maybe more