Making Of - RÉPERTOIRE DES VILLES DISPARUES
2019 | 4m | Live Action Teasers
On the set of Ghost Town Anthology, a film by Denis Côté. Documented in Super 8 by Matthew Rankin (filming/editing) and Sacha Ratcliffe (sound recording/sound design).
Produced by Couzin Films
Distributed by Maison4tiers
2019 | 18m | Live Action Drama Short
A young woman grieves the death of her sister, and makes a cosmic discovery.
Directed by Andrée-Anne Roussel
Produced by Colonelle Films
2019 | 11m | Animated Drama Short
An endless afternoon during which a grieving husband must come to terms with the loss of his beloved wife.
Directed by Pascal Blanchet and Rodolphe St-Gelais
Produced by Julie Roy
THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
2019 | 91m | Live Action Comedy Feature
Toronto, 1899. Aspiring politician Mackenzie King hesitates in love between a heroic soldier he believes himself destined to marry and a psoriasis-addled spinster and learns that with unrequited love, it's never over until you've completely humiliated yourself.
Directed by Matthew Rankin
Produced by Voyelles Films
2018 | 8m | Action/Fantasy Animated Short
Bone Mother is a fantasy-horror-stop-motion animation adaptation of the novel of the same name by Maura Mchugh. The ancient crone Baba Yaga is desperately caring for her ailing living house of bones and unexpectedly becomes the mother of a legend.
Directed by Dale Hayward and Sylvie Trouvé.
Produced by Jelena Popovic, The National Film Board of Canada.
2018 | 6m | Experimental Animated Short
It is 1915, Expressionist artist Oskar Kokoschka’s tempestuous love affair with Alma Mahler ends dramatically and he volunteers to fight in the First World War. This animated film explores Kokoschka’s frame of mind following his heartbreak and the traumatic experience of war, by reflecting on the artist’s prints and paintings.
Directed by Lizzy Hobbs.
Produced by Abigail Addison, Animate Projects and Jelena Popovic, The National Film Board of Canada.
REVENIR RÊVERIE (2017)
2017 | 8m | Experimental Animated Short
video art piece by Marina Shalthout, collaboration made during their residency at the Fish Factory Creative Center, in Iceland.
Directed by Marina Shaltout.
THE VELOCITY OF SANITY (2016)
2017 | 3m | Experimental Super8 Short
short film by Hugo A. Rodas, presented in Montréal at the ONE TAKE SUPER8 EVENT 2016.
LE GRAND AILLEURS ET LE PETIT ICI - REMIX
2016 | 4m | Original sound composition
An adapted version of the animated film Le grand ailleurs and le petit ici, directed by Michèle Lemieux and produced by the NFB, screened on the facade of the University of Québec Design pavilion. This installation is part of the Michèle Lemieux exhibition presented at the Canadian Cultural Center, in Paris, from April 14 to September 2, 2016, and at the Design Center, in Montreal, from September 15 to October 30, 2016. Video art by Charles Desmarais.
2016 | 10m | Original sound composition
audio guide for the Habitations Jeanne-Mance in the Latin Quarter of Montréal.
LA VERDA STANDARDO DE LA ESPERO
2015 | 3m | Experimental Short in Esperanto
short film directed by Matthew Rankin, presented at Festival du Nouveau Cinema 2015.
THE COSMOS IN WHICH WE ARE
2015 | 8m | Original sound composition
video-kinetic installation by Pascal Dufaux, presented at the Confederation Art Gallery in the exhibition SURVEILLING: AN UNCERTAIN LANDSCAPE. Curated by Pan Wendt. (Charlottetown, PEI. Canada)
THE RADICAL EXPEDITIONS OF WALTER BOUDREAU (2015)
2015 | 4m | Hommage Short
This micro-epic short film is an inspired tribute to visionary avant-garde composer Walter Boudreau: his life, work, mischief, and boundless artistic curiosity. Both a documentary biopic and a wildly abstract hallucination, the film conceives of Walter Boudreau as a radical explorer, struggling against the inert mass of the cosmos, charting bold new paths of artistic freedom and audaciously expanding the frontiers of our known musical universe.
Directed by Matthew Rankin
Produced by Jean-Marie Comeau
2014 | 6m | Experimental Short
short film directed by Lawrence Dupuis, presented at Les Rendez-vous du Cinema Québécois 2015