Ben RUSSELL

Nationality: american

Ben Russell is an artist and curator whose films, installations, and performances foster a deep engagement with the history and semiotics of the moving image. He has had solo screenings and exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Rotterdam Film Festival, the Wexner Center for the Arts, threewalls and the Museum of Modern Art. A 2008 Guggenheim Fellowship and 2010 FIPRESCI award recipient, Ben began the Magic Lantern screening series in Providence, Rhode Island, was co-director of the artist-run space BEN RUSSELL in Chicago, and performs with a light-sensitive skull in a double-drum trio called BEAST.

20 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

HE WHO EATS CHILDREN
2016 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 24' 45 / 100 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  GREETINGS TO THE ANCESTORS
2015 / Super 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 29' 00 / 85 €
distribution: Digital file on USB stick
  YOLO
2015 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 6' 25 / 35 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  ATLANTIS
2014 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 23' 33 / 85 €
distribution: DCP on USB stick or Digital file on USB stick
  LET US PERSEVERE IN WHAT WE HAVE RESOLVED BEFORE WE FORGET - PERSÉVÉRONS DANS NOS RÉSOLUTIONS AVANT D'OUBLIER
2013 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 20' 00 / 85 €
distribution: DCP on USB stick or Digital file on server
AUSTERITY MEASURES
2012 / 16mm / color / silent / single screen / 8' 40 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  RIVER RITES
2011 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 11' 30 / 45 €
distribution: Digital file on server or HDCAM
  TRYPPS #7 (BADLANDS)
2010 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 45 €
distribution: Digital file on server or HDCAM or HDV
TRYPPS #1-7 - TRYPPS series
2005-2010 / color-b&w / sound and silent / single screen / 61' 30 / 250 €
distribution: 16mm
  LET EACH ONE GO WHERE HE MAY
2009 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 135' 00 / 250 €
distribution: 16mm
  TRYPPS #6 (MALOBI)
2009 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 12' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm or Digital file on server
  BLACK AND WHITE TRYPPS NUMBER FOUR
2008 / 16mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 10' 30 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  TRYPPS #5 - (DUBAI)
2008 / 16mm / color / silent / single screen / 3' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  WORKERS LEAVING THE FACTORY (DUBAI)
2008 / 16mm / color / silent / single screen / 8' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  BLACK AND WHITE TRYPPS NUMBER THREE
2007 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 11' 30 / 45 € or 65 €
distribution: 16mm or 35mm or Digital file on USB stick
  BLACK AND WHITE TRYPPS NUMBER TWO
2006 / 16mm / b&w / silent / single screen / 8' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  BLACK AND WHITE TRYPPS NUMBER ONE
2005 / 16mm / b&w / silent / single screen / 6' 30 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  LAST DAYS
2004 / 16mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 5' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  TERRA INCOGNITA
2002 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm
  DAUMË
2000 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 7' 00 / 45 €
distribution: 16mm