We just did our first day of film shooting at the Large Hadron Collider @ CERN. My sci-fi opera film SYMMETRY got selected as the first art project by the Cultural Board. In the story a scientist (choreographer Lukas Timulak) is transformed into a dancer by a shaman woman (soprano Claron McFadden), who brings him to the smallest particle and the moment before the big bang… [photo by Heleen Blanken]
I directed and produced the new Full Crate x Mar ‘Man x Woman’ music video just released by ComplexMag. Co-directed with the amazing Judith Veenendaal. Starring performer Rubiën Florens Vyent. And had the pleasure to work with the finest film crew in Amsterdam e.g. DOP Diderik Evers, choreographer Anne Suurendonk and many more…
We’re now planning the filming dates in July, Sept & Nov this year for my new sci-fi opera filmSYMMETRY. Check out our blogherefor news. I got the wonderful opportunity again to visit locations inside the large particle collider CERN: CMS, Atlas, ALICE and the Control Centre - thanks to the Cultural Board Ariane, Julian and local scientists.
YEASAYER, GLASS OF THE MICROSCOPE Colourful and poetic video I directed and produced, that tells the story of a group of scientists who are desperately searching for the ultimate cure for a disease that threatens humanity. The hypnotic music is accompanied by dance sequences and computer generated visualisations. ► MUSIC VIDEO | ► MAKING OF | ★ CREDITS | ☻ MORE POSTS
Yesterday I gave a talk at BEAMlab together with my friend Nick Verstand, explaining the interactive elements of our THE SET event. We showed the FaceShift Kinect musical installation we build, how we translated it to a cinematic context and attracting crowd participation on a live stage…
I’m working on the new music video with My Baby. Recording the face of singer Cato with a kinect-camera and mapping the “masks” onto video portraits shot in India… a collaboration with photographer Dim Balsem and 3D artists Daniel Lim and Robbert Klein. We also did this in real-time at THE SET event…!
We’re throwing a video release party in the new Tolhuistuin Paradiso Amsterdam coming Friday May 9th, with an amazing lineup of music and visual artists. THE SET is a live interactive cinematic experience… Event page: http://www.the-set.tv