by Johanna VAUDE
2009 / Super 8mm / color-b&w / sound / 1S / 14' 00

Synopsis : « Impressions » is an aesthetic journey based on portraits of personalities filmed by the french film-maker Gérard Courant. The resulting film investigates the subject of the portrait under various aspects : universes of forms, colours, rhythms and identities…

Technique : Based on Gérard Courant ‘s « Cinématon ». Series of portraits filmed in Super 8 since 1978. Hybridization of mixed Super 8 films, Mpg compressions, phone cell, and digital shooting. Edited and re-worked in Final Cut (special effects, double exposure…).


distribution format Digital file on server (PAL)
screen 4/3 (single screen)
speed 25 fps
sound sound
rental fee 46,00 €