A two-for-one special programme with Amélie Harrault's series 'The Adventurers of Modern Art' and Luc Chamberland's film 'Seth's Dominion'.
The Adventurers of Modern Art – Amélie Harrault
Based on Dan Franck's literary trilogy (Bohemian Paris, Libertad!, Midnight), this 6-part series retraces the lives of Parisian artists and authors in the beginning of the 20th century through illustrations, animation and original documents. Pablo Picasso, Guillaume Apollinaire, Man Ray, Robert Capa... So many artists and intellectuals who came to Paris as adventurers and became heroes.
Seth's Dominion – Luc Chamberland
Seth is the pen name of Gregory Gallant, a Canadian comic book artist and writer, best known for comics such as Palookaville and It's a Good Life, If You Don't Weaken. Luc Chamberland sheds light on his articulate subject, mixing insightful biography with vivid animation in the first film he's directed, animated and co-produced for the NFB.