Sound artist and musician Michel BANABILA (1961, Netherlands) has been active since 1983. Banabila works regularly with other artists and filmmakers. His co-directed work Crowds premiered at IFFR 2015.
Michel Banabila at IFFR
Never Let Go
Dance film about the fatal relationship between a man and a woman.
Vlucht van de valk
Unorthodox dance film about a woman, a butler and a falcon, against the background of spectacular beautiful architecture.
An unusual experiment by a landscape photographer. What does Rotterdam look like through the eyes of a pigeon?
Stop-motion film with images from Google Earth about irrigation processes in the United States. Hypnotising sound and images.
This rousing video shows the essence of crowd mentality, the fury and the ecstasy; the visceral thrill of being part of something bigger than yourself.
American football is played on rectangular fields, 120 yds long and 160 ft wide. A battle between nature and culture, between organic grass and artificial turf.
Tijd en plaats, een gesprek met mijn moeder
A film about the melancholy of reconstruction. The story of the filmmaker's mother told in an unexpected, compassionate and visually inventive way.
When superimposing a rectangular grid on the surface of the earth, spherical deviations have to be fixed. After all, the grid has only two dimensions...