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Awards, Grants :

2024 - Special Mention Best Experimental Film, IGFA International Guadalajara Film Awards, Jalisco, Mexico: Rain Again

2024 - Best Experimental  Film, Aasha International Film Festival, Nashik, Maharashtra, India: Rain Again

2023 - Best experimental short film, Bharatha Desam International Film Festival, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India: Rain Again

2023 - Nominee for Best Experimental International (1:00-5:00 Minutes Category), Couch Film Festival, Toronto, Canada: Assis (Seated)

2023 - Nominee for Best Experimental and Best Cinematography, Ultra Short Category, Alternative Film Festival, spring edition, Toronto, Canada: Assis (Seated)

2022 - Special Jury Award, Best Experimental Short Film, Santa Dev International Film Festival , Tamil Nadu, India: Assis (Seated)

2022 - Best One Minute Short Film, Thilsri International Film Festival, Karaikudi, Talmil Nadu, India: Assis (Seated)

2022 - Favourite 2022 of Exploding Cinema, Arthouse, Jersey, UK: Join the Herd (Rejoindre le troupeau)

2022 Best Video SOS Cinemateque 1Minuto Festival, São Paulo, Brazil: Supply 

2021 Drac Île de France, Départements des arts visuels - Allocation d’installation d’atelier pour les travaux d’aménagement et l’acquisition de matériel - AIA 2021, Grant, Paris, France

2018 Prix du Jury L’Œil d’Oodaaq, Vidéo/Bars, Nantes, France: Shooting Star

2010 Institut français, Programme Hors les Murs Residency , Section Film Video, Cinema, Montréal, Québec, Canada: Je suis un indien Pontiac

2008 - Best of Independent Exposure, San Francisco, CA, USA: Le saut dans le vide (The Leap Into the Void)

2002 Certificate of Merit, Chicago International Film Festival, Experimental Shorts Competition, Chicago, Illinois, USA: We Cannot Exhibit It

2002 - Best Musical and Audience Choice Awards, Thaw, Festival of Film Video and Digital Media, Institute for Cinema and Culture, Iowa City, Iowa, USA: Strong Enough

2002 - Highlight Selection, Cinematexas, Austin, Texas, USA: Cul en l'air (My Levitating Butt)

2000 Audience Award, Best New Media, Festival du Cinema Francophone en Acadie, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada: Broom Ballet

1999 - Special Mention, Videoarcheology, Paris, France / Sofia, Bulgaria: Head Egg

1999 - Silver Spire Award, San Francisco International Film Festival,, Golden Gate Award Competition, New Visions Video, San Francisco, USA: Workman

1998 - Third Prize Experimental, NAP Video Festival, New Arts Program, Lehigh Valley & Berks, Pennsylvania, USA: Front Room

1998 CNAP (Centre national des arts plastiques), grant, Paris, France

1997 Third Prize, 8th Lesbisch-Schwule Filmtage, Hamburg, Germany, Front Room

1997 - Prix DRAC Auvergne, Videoformes, Clermont Ferrand, France - C'est le veau qui bêle 

1992 - DAC Paris  (Direction des affaires culturelles de la ville de Paris), France, publication grant, "L'Impossible graveur..." Ed Galerie D.Maniere

Selected screenings, festivals, exhibitions:

2024

Festival ECRA, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

One Shot International Short Film Festival, Yerevan, Armenia

IGFA International Guadalajara Film Awards, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Re-Fest, Seoul, South Corea

Melting Walls Volume1 at murmurcontemporary (exhibition), Montreux, Switzerland

Bleu Paris Film Festival - Off, Le Luminor Hotel de Ville, Paris, France

Saturday's Open Screening with Chicago Filmmakers!, Chicago, IL, USA

UMW Mediawall's (exhibition), University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA, USA

Aasha International Film Festival, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

2023

International Video Art Forum, Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia

Festival Video nodoCARACAS, Caracas, Venezuela

RISC (Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinémas), Marseille, France

Beijing International Short Film Festival, Beijing, China

Expephab (online), Marseille, France

Black Cat Award International Film Festival, La Paz, Bolivia

Esto es Para Esto, Exhibidora de Cine, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

Bharatha Desam International Film Festival, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

moving images are still images, curated by Greg Jenkins, produced by The New Arts Foundation, LA Art Week, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Mister Vorky, International Festival of Cinema Art, Ruma, Serbia

performance : Cul en l'air (My Levitating Butt-1997) pirates the opening of the Palais de Tokyo-June 15, Paris, France

One Shot 21th International Short Film Festival, Yerevan, Armenia

Triple Axel Competition, 39th Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

31st Croatian One-Minute Film Festival, Pozega, Croatia

Azores Fringe Festival, Azores, Portugal

5th edition of the Montenegrian online smartphone international film festival (MOSIFF), Podgorica, Montenegro

The Boloho Series exhibition at the Chinese European Art Center (CEAC), Xiamen, China

Nominee for Best Experimental International (1:00-5:00 Minutes Category), Couch Film Festival, Toronto, Canada: Assis (Seated)

Nominee for Best Experimental and Best Cinematography, Ultra Short Category, Alternative Film Festival, spring edition, Toronto, Canada: Assis (Seated)

Bleu Paris festival de court-métrage, Le Luminor Hotel de Ville, Paris, France

The Boloho Series exhibition the East East, Science Museum, Tokyo, Japan

The Boloho Series exhibition the East East, screens Shibuya Crossing and Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan 

1 Minuto Film Festival, São Paulo, Brazil

2022

Santa Dev International Film Festival, Tamil Nadu, India

Thilsri International Film Festival , Karaikudi, Talmil Nadu, India

Favourites 2022 of Exploding Cinema, Arthouse, Jersey, UK

The Boloho Series at Het Nieuwe Instituut (online) Rotterdam, NL

The Boloho Series at Boloho Space, Guangzhou, China

Esto Es Para Esto - Exhibidora de Cine, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

VerticalMovie Festival, Rome, Italy

Les Inattendus - Festival de films hors normes, Lyon, France

Mobile Cinema (Deptford X Fringe), London, UK

Life Screenings Short Film Festival, Orlando, FL, USA

VertiFilms Mexico , Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

Mister Vorky International One Minute and Short Film Festival, Ruma, Serbia

One Shot Film Festival, NPAK Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan, Armenia

Exploding Cinema show at the Cinema Museum, London, UK

1Minuto, São Paulo, Brazil

2021

Blackboard International Film Festival, Elambachi, Trikaripur, North Kerala, India

Interface Video Art Festival, Zagreb, Croatia

6th International Short Film Festival Pune India 21 (ISFFPI)

VII Festival Video nodoCCS, Caracas, Venezuela

34th Rencontres Internationales Les Instants Vidéo, La Friche Belle de Mai, Marseille, France

Exploding Cinema, London, UK

"One Shot" International Short Film Festival, Yerevan, Armenia

Encuentro Internacional de Cineastas 2021 at El Expendio, Monterrey , Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The Incurable Caravan’s Online Car Show, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

International Video Art Forum at AlMashtal Creative Space, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

XXIVe Rencontres Internationales Traverse 2021, Toulouse, France

International Video Art Forum, Dammam, Saoudi Arabia

13è édition des Rencontres Internationales Sciences & Cinémas (RISC), Marseille, France

Encuentro Internacional de Cineastas 2021, Esto Es Para Esto, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

2020

Soanyway Magazine, (October 2020, Issue 7), Leeds, UK

"One Shot" International Short Film Festival, Armenian Center For Contemporary Experimental Art / NPAK, Yerevan, Armenia

September Cutlog Screening, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Vidéothèque Festival du Film Court d'Angoulême, "La cave à films" (selection FIFCA 2017, FIFCA 2019), Angoulême, France

Exploding Detonation, Exploding Cinema, London, UK

66 International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, online open screening, Oberhausen, Germany

Les Inattendus, Biennial, Lyon, France

SSA/Cutlog Artist Moving Image exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

2019

Edition 5 of Megacities Shortdocs, Paris, France

Block Arty, Peekskill Film Festival, Hudson Valley Museum of Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY, USA

The Lift-Off Sessions, London, UK

Soanyway Magazine(Volume 2, Issue 3, June 2019), Leeds, UK

WUFF7, Winnipeg Cinematheque, Winnipeg, Man, Canada 

Festival du Film Court d'Angoulême, Angoulême, France

12e Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinémas (RISC), Marseille, France

Rencontres Traverse Vidéo, Musée des Abattoirs-Frac Occitanie, Toulouse, France

Exploding Cinema at the Others, London, UK

RPM Festival, University of Massachussetts, Boston, MA, USA

Paesaggi Concettuali, Ospizio Giovani Artisti, Rome, Italy

2018

Vidéo/Bars, curated by Le Oodaaq, Nantes, France

MiMo, Milano Mobile Film Festival, Milano, Italy

Un Festival c'est trop court, Nice, France

WNDX, Festival of Moving Image, Carte Blanche Les Inattendus, Winnipeg, Man, Canada 

4 Bengals International (Short Film Festival), Bengalore, Karnataka, India

Oh Neigh! Exploding Cinema , the Horse Hospital, London, UK

Eurovideo Festival Européen des Arts Videos at:

Théatre de Liège, Belgium 

Le Manège, Scène Nationale, Maubeuge,  France

Le Casino, Forum d’art contemporain, Luxembourg 

- CEZAM, Centar za multimedijalnu produkcuju, Podgorica, Montenegro

La Nuova Pesa, Centro Arte Contemporanea a Roma, Rome, Italy

- Cinema Zuid, Antwerp, Belgium

and on RTBF and RTC

Rencontres Traverse Video, Toulouse, France

Les Inattendus, Lyon, France

2017

"Lorient espaces urbains en transformation" Galerie d'art Collège de Kerdurand, Riantec, France

San Diego Underground Film Festival, San Diego, CA, USA 

"Artscience the new and history", program curated by RISCSala Conferenze "Marco Biagi", Bologna, Italy

Festival du Film Court d'AngoulêmeAngoulême, France

Cinésciences curated by RISC, College Clair Soleil, Marseille, France

aDifferent Festival, curated by aCinema, Milwaukee, WI, USA

2016

10e Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinémas, RISC, Marseille, France

Cheap curated by Vaginal Davis and Marc Siegel, Mezipatra Queer Film Festival, Prague, Czech Republic

Vinokino, Turku - Helsinki - Oulu, Finland 

Un Festival c'est trop court, Nice, France

L'Observatoire du LivrePunto de Fuga program at l'Observatoire de Haute Provence, France

Winnipeg Underground Flm FestivalWinnipeg, Man, Canada 

Hidden Door, Alchemy screening, Edimburgh, Scotland, UK

Crossroads organized by San Francisco Cinematheque, San Francisco, CA, USA

2015

9e Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinémas,(RISC)Marseille, France

Un festival c'est trop court!, Nice, France

Split Film Festival, Split, Croatia 

Festival du Peu, curated by Heliotrope, Bonson, France

Winnipeg Underground Film Festival, Winnipeg, Man, Canada

Commemorating the 20th edition of the Split Film Festival, Split, Croatia 

Exploding Cinema's, at Ivy House, London, UK

Focus, Best of Videoformes 1989 - 2004, Maison de la Culture, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival, Chicago Filmmakers, Chicago, Illinois, USA

2014

"Le triple ecran", Le corps numérique, Théatre Liberté,  Toulon, France

Exploding Cinema at

- Peckham Liberal Club

- Exploding Seenema at Shuffle Festival, London, UK

2013

Exploding Cinema's Phone Made Films Show at 

- Cinema Museum, London 

- Canterbury Arms, Brixton

Sheffield Doc/Fest, Sheffield 

- Stubnitz Show, London,  UK

FID, Festival International de Cinema, Marseille, France

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