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The Drift

(La dérive)
East Coast Premiere

Director: Richard Negre

France, 2021, 6 min

Shooting Format:Digital

Festival Year:2022


Crew:Writer: Richard Negre. Producer: Richard Negre. Music: Georgia Spiropoulos; Sound mixing: David Le Bouhellec


First was the tracing of a shape, then the tracing of the repeated shape, and so on, from day one of lockdown over a year. Taking the pulse of this confusing time, that was the goal.


About the director

As a visual artist, Richard Negre’s research is questioning our relation with time and poetical strategies we invent to deal with it. Background in animation (Gobelins animation school) and PhD in fine arts, he shows his work in international festivals (Ottawa award, Annecy, Brooklyn, Montreal, Tokyo, Chitose, Zagreb) as well as art spaces (Jean Brolly Gallery Paris, Art dans les Chapelles, La Force de l’Art 02 Paris Triennale, Grand Rapids Art Museum MI, Espace d’art contemporain Camille Lambert, Drawing Now Art Fair, Design Biennale St-Etienne).

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