Billy ROISZ

Nationality: austrian
also belongs to the group: NOTTHESAMECOLOR

Lives and works in Vienna/Austria.

Billy Roisz is one of the best-known figures on the Austrian experimental scene. Her ability to translate experimental music into visual memory images is particularly noteworthy, revealing borrowings from minimal art and conceptual art. She specializes in feedback video and video/sound interaction by using monitors, cameras, video mixingdesks, a selfbuilt videosynth, computer, a bass guitar and sometimes turntables for video and sound generating.
Her videoworks are distributed by sixpackfilm.
She is co-organizer/programmer of annual REHEAT Festival.
She got the BMUKK Outstanding Artist Award for innovative film art (2009) and the Diagonale Award for innovative film (2011). Her films zounk! (2012), darkroom (2014) and THE (2015, co-director Dieter Kovacic) were shown in competition at Berlinale Shorts.

12 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

THE
2015 / color / sound / single screen / 13' 00 / 52 €
distribution: Digital file on USB stick
DARKROOM
2014 / color / sound / single screen / 13' 21 / 40 €
distribution: Digital file on server
ZOUNK!
2012 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 6' 00 / 25 €
distribution: Blu-Ray
CHILES EN NOGADA
2011 / Digital Betacam / color / sound / single screen / 17' 33 / 50 €
distribution: Digital Betacam
BRRRMMMWHEEE II
2010 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 5' 00 / 21 €
distribution: Mini DV
NOT STILL
2008 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 31 €
distribution: Betacam SP
TILT
2008 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 9' 00 / 26 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  AVVA:RAGTAG
2006 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 5' 00 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
  ELESYN 15.625
2006 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 31 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  MY KINGDOM FOR A LULLABY #2
2004 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 31 €
distribution: Betacam SP
I/O
2003 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 30' 00 / 91 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
  MY KINGDOM FOR A LULLABY # 4
2002 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 12' 00 / 37 €
distribution: Betacam SP