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Old Time Music, Sweet Chariot Music and Art Festival

In this short clip, meet the most incredible Andy Woolf leading on Fiddle, The Young virtuoso Sam Amidon, The Pirate Bob Lucas on Banjo, Story Teller Frederick Park after he dropped his wash board lead a dance with Georgia Rose Armstrong Park, Chloe Manor and Susannah Armstrong Park, Reuel Parker on mandoline, Nick Appolonio on guitar along with Will brown, Beth Molaro clogging, Dean Stevens on the guitar, and …

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“Artistime.fr”- Living Tableaux

March 2013 : Projection of 3 films on the facade of the Abbey of Pontlevoy during the international Theatre Festival.  ”The Artistime exhibition provides a means to travel in time and space, mentally and philosophically.” Nils Aziosmanoff – Director of the Cube, Interactive Digital exhibition space, Paris. Artisitime is an Art exhibition revolving around the notion of time,  a collection of 100 films, …

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Manolo Chrétien – “The Instant Painter” portrait of a photographer

Manolo Chrétien is a talented French Photographer. In this 20′ intimate interview, he talks about his various inspirations as a graphic artist and photographer. He evokes the influence of his famous father and the aeronautic environment in which he grew up and remains a direct link to his daily life. Jean-Loup Chrétien was the first French Astronaut and the first …

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What’s Wrong With This ?

This is a 21 minute film, in Full High Definition. These images are extracted from the film. Sunrise above Casco Bay, on the coast of Maine. Facing 70° East, titled  “What’s Wrong With This” The answer to this question relies at 17:18 after the beginning of the film… Despite the Tar Sand Oil Threat for the coast of Maine and Sebago …

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CINEMANTIK – ARCHIVES FILMS

Cinemantik.com (or www.archivesfilms.com)  is a Multimedia Film Archive web site that we launched in 2013. Fascinated by old footage, we are collecting films from around the world, and making it available to the WWW. As a multimedia producer organ, we help multimedia project through an international network of film directors, photographs, producers that we are happy to share. The archival film …

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Moira Smiley & Voco

  Voco 2011 (from Left to right : Pilar Díaz, Moira Smiley & April Guthrie) Moira smiley & VOCO is a visionary blend of voices – redefining harmony singing with the power & physicality of folksong, the avant-garde fearlessness of Béla Bartók and the delicious, vaudevillian accompaniment of cello, banjo, accordion and body percussion. Moira Smiley leads an ensemble of …

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«I am prepared to go anywhere, provided it be forward.» – D.Livingstone

   An “Esprit Voyageur” would be a free spirit that travels through life with an open mind and a willingness to discover and share new horizons, whether they are geographical, musical, or artistic. In this eclectic web site, you will find many different sources of entertainment and inspiration varying from Music festivals to Fine Arts, photography, travel blogs or simple …

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Kiss on a Frog !

Influenced by groups such as Blowzabella, Djal, Nigel EATON, Chicago Transit Authority, Patrick BOUFFARD, Red Dog Green Dog… This ensemble of musician performed a tune composed by Jessica Hardy, the flutist and gifted composer in the clip. The Hurdy Gurdy, “Vielle” in french has always been an instrument that I admired and loved. And, from the same day : Musicians : …

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Portfolio Photography 2014

Miscellaneous selection of photographies from 2014 Portfolio London Bridge 4 am Wheat field 55 Istanbul scene 99 Istanbul scene 56 istanbul Monument 42 London Bridge 88 Close up Glove 144 Close up glove 52 Promenade 128 Istanbul 44 Forst DS 55 Animals 82 Animals 85 Animals 86 Animals 92   Sky N°  521 London photo shoot 229 Reflection 22 Web 0.0 …

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The White Ballad, legends and interactive Artwalk in Pontlevoy, France

At twilight, in Pontlevoy’s magical Abbey gardens, over 300 spectators gathered to participate in this artistic procession. A promenade into the past tracing legends,  deambulation through the ancient streets of the village where the spirits of old ghosts were floating amongst the actors, musicians, and dancers for one night, and one night only… The soundtrack I used for this video …