Claudio CALDINI

(1952- )
Nationality: argentinian

Claudio Caldini was born in Buenos Aires in 1952, experimental filmmaker. Electronic music composer. From 1970 to date he has made Super 8 films, videos and expanded cinema performances. In 1971 he began his studies at the Experimental Center of the National Institute of Cinematography (Buenos Aires) and attended seminars with Werner Nekes (1980) and Werner Schroeter (1983) at the Goethe-Institut Buenos Aires. Caldini worked in lighting design and operation for theater and rock concerts. Curator of Film and Video at the Museum of Modern Art of Buenos Aires (1998 - 2004) Member of the Jury of the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany (2003). Artist in Residence at the Glenfiddich Distillery, Dufftown, Scotland (2005). Visiting Artist at LIFT (Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto, 2015).

First Prize of the Primera Semana de Cine Experimental de Madrid (1991) for his film El devenir de las piedras. Grand Prize of the III Franco-Latin American Festival of Video Art for his video Heliografía (1994). Leonardo Award of the National Museum of Fine Arts (1997). Fellowship of the Antorchas Foundation (1998). Prize to the trajectory 2018, National Fund of the Arts (Argentina).

Exhibitions: Telluride International Experimental Film Festival; Xperimenta 09 Biennial, Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona; International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen; Starting from Scratch Festival, Amsterdam; Eksperimentanli Film U Tuskancu, Zagreb; Experimental Film Week of Madrid; Scratch Projection, Paris; Live Cinema, Sao Paulo; S8 Mostra de Cinema Periférico, La Coruña; MUSAC, León; International Film Festival of Valdivia, Chile; Alucine Latin Film Fest, Toronto; BAMPFA, Berkeley; RedCat, CalArts, School of CinematicArts, University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Filmmuseum, Vienna; L'Age d'Or Festival, Brussels; Pesaro Film Festival, Italy. International Film Festival of Mar del Plata; Cinemateca Argentina; Goethe Institut; Centro Cultural de España; Fundación Telefónica; MAMBA; MALBA; MAR Museum (Buenos Aires, Argentina).

18 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

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2015 / Super 8mm / color / silent / single screen / 1' 12 / 11 €
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SIN TÍTULO 2015
2014-2015 / Super 8mm / b&w / silent / single screen / 5' 10 / 36 €
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LUX TAAL
2006-2009 / Super 8mm / color / sound / single screen / 8' 10 / 38 €
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S/T 2007
2007 / Super 8mm / b&w / silent / single screen / 2' 50 / 23 €
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PRISMA
2005 / Super 8mm / color / sound / single screen / 5' 30 / 38 €
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HELIOGRAFIA
1993 / Super 8mm / color / sound / single screen / 5' 00 / 35 €
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LA ESCENA CIRCULAR
1982 / color / sound / 8' 30 / 39 €
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UN ENANO EN EL JARDÍN
1981 / Super 8mm / color / silent / single screen / 12' 17 / 50 €
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GAMELAN
1981 / Super 8mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 12' 00 / 39 €
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VADI-SAMVADI
1976-1981 / Super 8mm / color / sound / single screen / 7' 15 / 40 €
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CUARTETO
1978 / Super 8mm / color / silent / single screen / 20' 00 / 79 €
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OFRENDA
1978 / Super 8mm / color / sound / single screen / 4' 17 / 32 €
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ASPIRACIONES
1976 / Super 8mm / color / silent / single screen / 6' 00 / 40 €
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BALTAZAR
1975 / Super 8mm / color / silent / single screen / 3' 16 / 26 €
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FILM GAUDI
1975 / 5' 50 / 40 €
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VENTANA
1975 / Super 8mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 00 / 21 €
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CONSECUENCIA
2' 40 / 22 €
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A TRAVÉS DE LAS RUINAS
single screen / 6' 00 / 40 €
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