What a pleasant surprise! I was digging in my video archive to find more elements to illustrate my short documentary about Alive Not Dead( a.k.a. Welcome to Alive not Dead, I put the intro on Youtube a few months ago :http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5tT2KlGAf8 ), and I discovered that I shot around 10 minutes of The Heavenly Kings premiere in Hong Kong, in April 2006, at the Hong Kong International Film Festival! ( I completely forgot abo...Read more
I've just uploaded a 1-minute teaser of my Cannes 2008 Red Cliff Party video on Youtube (featuring John Woo 吳宇森, Terence Chang 張家振, Zhang Fengyi 張豐毅, Lin Chi-Ling 林志玲, Hu Jun 胡軍, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai 梁朝偉, Carina Lau 劉嘉玲, Chang Chen 張震 , Vicky Zhao Wei 趙薇, Jackie Chan 成龍, Christopher Doyle 杜可風, Michelle Yeoh 楊紫瓊, Wang Wenjie 王文杰, Liu Feng-chao 劉峰超, Antony Szeto 司徒永華, John Sham 岑建勳, Colette Koo 顧嘉玲 and Joan Chen 陳沖). Check it out here:To watch the whole video (approx 5 minutes), check out my website here :Read more
Between the 30th of October and 9th of November 2008, there was the 5th edition of the Asia Filmfestin Munich. It's the largest festival in Germany about Asian cinema. 55 movies were screened from genre movies (action, horror, thriller) to dramas and comedies.
I was there for only one day and a half but I had the time to shoot som...Read more
The second part of Kenneth Bi's interview (approx. 15 minutes) is now online on my website at the following link :
In this video, the writer/director talks about the first digital movie that he made, A Small Miracle (never released on DVD, but it was screened in several festivals, including the Deauville Asian Film Festivalin France ...Read more
Last March in Hong Kong, I interviewed writer/director Kenneth Bi during the Hong Kong International Film Festival (his last movie, The Drummer was selected there). It was a long interview, so I decided to split it in three parts.
The first part (running time approx. 15 minutes) is mostly about his theater/play experience in Europe, Canada and Hong Kong before his debut in the film bu...Read more
Since yesterday, you can watch on my website, an exclusive 15-minute featurette that I directed, edited and produced: You Don't Mess With The French Zombies. It's about a crazy French short horror action flick named Paris by Night of the Living Dead, produced by Bach Films, and directed by Grégory Morin. Click on the picture below to watch it...
I uploaded recently on Youtube and Dailymotion, two live videos that I shot last May with two cameras (one in each hand, John Woo style) of very energetic French bands: Louis Lingg and the Bombs ( myspace.com/louislinggandthebombs) and Supo ( myspace.com/supodtc). The first one had the particularity to experiment an acoustic version of a metal song (!).
My Dream 我的梦 is a musical non-fiction art film from 2007 starring hearing impaired dancer Tai Lihua 邰丽华 and the China Disabled People's Performing Art Troupe.
Because it was not selected at the Cannes Film Festival that year, the cast & crew decided to come there with their own money and they organized several sc...Read more
Last Friday, I went to the premiere of 2008 version of Bas Les Masques, a tragi-comedy play - with several musical parts - directed by Gregory Gautier, and also co-written by him, Sandrine Freuchetand Soazig Mahe(Those three were also playing the main characters three years ago).
This is the story (from the Read more