★ MAKING-OF SYMMETRY TEASER Short teaser of the making-of documentary about the SYMMETRY project. Juliette Stevens is making the bigger contextual story evolving around the opera film we’re making; putting science & art next to each other. We’re halfway the film production now. So a lot more interviews to come…
★ SHORT DANCE FILM My award winning short dance and animation film INSTRUMENT is now online for public view. It has been touring world wide on festivals. Collaborated with choreographer Lukas Timulak, animator Roy Gerritsen, DOP Bas Zwartepoorte, electronic composer Dirk Haubrich and also starring Ruth Meyer.
➽ LIVE INTERVIEW ON RADIO 3FM 3voor12 interviewed me on the national radio 3FM tonight, within the context of the Dutch film festival. Listen and read all about it. "Leveraging the music video production to an art form…"
★ JAZZ, SCIENCE & MYTH MUSIC VIDEO Short animation I made with Daniel Lim, jazz composer Tigran Hamasyan and anatomy art work by Roberto Osti. Folk jazz, science and mythology are coming together in this video, taking place in the real Teylers Museum: the oldest originally kept knowledge institution in the world.
➽ FILMING INSIDE CERN 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 soprano Claron McFadden, who brings him to the smallest particle and the moment before the big bang…
★ NEW FCXM MUSIC VIDEO 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…
➽ REAL-TIME KINECT INTERFACE Real-time kinect vocal instrument that I created with Nick Verstand and singer Cato van Dijck; just got featured on The Creators Project (Dutch) READ ALL ABOUT IT [photo by Laura Andalou]
❐ FILM LOCATIONS AT CERN We’re now planning the filming dates in July, Sept & Nov this year for my new sci-fi opera film SYMMETRY. Check out our blog here for 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.
➽ INTERVIEW ON WIRED Cool interview on WIRED about my latest film production Glass Of The Microscope starring the synth-pop band Yeasayer; “… storytelling becomes a part of reality. Pop culture becomes science becomes culture again.”wi
★ YEASAYER - OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO I directed and produced this new video Glass Of The Microscope with the Brooklyn based band Yeasayer. It’s a story about 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.