FR / BE | 2015 | 52’ | HD | French, English (sub.) | By Juliette Cazavane | Cinétévé | Broadcasters: ARTE France, RTBF
Le Corbusier is probably the most famous architect from 20th century. Considered as one of the fathers of modern
architecture, he dreamed a new society, being a town planner, decorator, designer, painter, sculptor & writer. From his luxury villas to his social buildings, he revolutionized the housing concept. Rediscover this visionary man and his century through his work & words.
FR | 2015 | 70' | HD | French (sub.), English (sub.) | By François Combin
Xavier Veilhan, one of the most internationally renowned French visual artist will represent France at the upcoming Venice Biennale in 2017. In this documentary, he invests seven emblematic modernist houses in the USA, Russia, Spain & France with striking elegant installations & performances (sculptures, music, lighting effects etc.) where visitors can interact.
Locations : the VDL Research House by Richard Neutra, the Case Study House n°21 by Pierre Koenig and The Sheats-Goldstein Residence by John Lautner (Los Angeles), the Cité Radieuse by Le Corbusier (Marseille), The Sainte-Bernadette du Banlay by Paul Virilio and Claude Parent (Nevers), the Melnikov House (Moscow) and the Pavillon Mies van der Rohe (Barcelone).