Matching Numbers

by Xavier Veilhan

 

14’25''

HDCAM - Color – Stereo

Visual artist Xavier Veilhan was commissioned by Opéra national de Paris to direct a film  for the Opera digital "3e scène". As a starting point, he focused on the impressive machinery of both Opera Garnier and Opera Bastille, and included some living figures inside them.

 

To see the film on 3e scène, click here.

 

 

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A film by Xavier Veilhan

Musique Matching Numbers Theme, by Zombie Zombie

With Marie-Agnès Gillot, Gaspard de Massé, Morgan Vassor, and the dogs of Rallye Trois Forêts

 

Artistic collaboration Alexis Bertrand

Produced by Amélie Couillaud

 

Image Roman Hatala, Jean-Frédéric Etienne, Damien Bailly

Atelier Xavier Veilhan Violeta Kreimer, Alice Rocher, Stéphane Croughs, Madeleine Deschamps, Julia Hajnal, Guillaume Rambouillet, Lea Wanono

 

Glider : Jean-Louis Petit, Martine Petit, Henri Lecaye, Michel Dietlin

Rallye Trois Forêts : Maître d’équipage Hervé Tétard

1er piqueux Jean-Philippe Cazé, aka Relancé

2ème piqueux Rudy Joseph-Gaudion, aka La Futaie

and the participation of Célia Fasilleau

 

Post-production Cadmos

Editing Roman Hatala

Color Grading Thomas Sobczak / Groupe Transatlantic

Music recording Midilive studio

Sound mixing Angy Laperdrix / Solaris Studio

 

Production Atelier Xavier Veilhan / Opera national de Paris

Co-production eXorde (collection Casoar)

 

© Veilhan, ADAGP / Paris 2015

 

Acknowledgements

Association Aéronautique du Val d’Oise / Marc Boura

Association Morgan Vélo Trial (MVT), Patricia and Thierry Vassor

Pascal Régis (Disco Babel/Julie Tippex), Martin Palisse, Gilbert Cohen (Versatile records)

Michel Benoist-Gironnière, Florence de Lageneste, Gilles Lombard, Julien Lombard, Fabrice Pinies

 

Warm thanks to all the collaborateurs from Opéra national de Paris who made this film possible.

 

Photo © Stéphane Perche