When Paintings Come to Life
From 7 years old
Animation / 50 min
Paintings look like still images. In reality, that couldn’t be further away from the truth! Here they are coming to life on their own, or through the eyes of others.
Léo Verrier / Animation / France / 2010 / 8 min / mute
New York, 1950. Passionate about painting, Jack spends all his days going through museums. He steals paintings before hiding them in his home and eating them! But after a while, paint- ings are starting to get rare...
Georges Schwizgebel / Animation / Switzerland / 2006 / 4 min / mute
A musical and visual game that constructs and deconstructs itself on the lively rhythm of Sergei Prokoviev’s “Scherzo” from Piano Concerto, No. 2, Op.16.
Romain Delange / Documentary / France / 2005 / 11 min
Children are observing, commenting and criticising a painting. The spectator is left to imagine.
Le Sujet du tableau
Georges Schwizgebel / Animation / Switzerland / 1989 / 6 min / mute
Thanks to the painter who is working on his portrait, an old man rediscovers his youth and travels from one painting to the other, running into an unknown lady in red that he will finally meet again...
Jim Capobianco / Animation / Unites States / 2009 / 10 min / mute
Art and science cross each other in an unexpected way when Leonardo da Vinci’s experiments lead him to meet one of his most famous muse.
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Le sujet du tableau
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