Claudio Zulian / THE SHIFTING CITY
A TRAVÉS DEL CARMEL
Spain, 2006, HD, 16:9, 92 min
We filmed the life of our neighbours non-stop for almost two hours, during the afternoon of 10 February 2006, to be precise. The neighbours who wanted to take part in this, invited us into their houses, their garages, at the heart of their daily routines, and explained to us the everyday things from which we could discover the past and the future of the town.
Composer, aesthetician, teacher, artist and cineaste, Claudio Zulian is also a theatre director ( Varios efectos del Amor; Telediario; Macbeth, Sempre; Fragor, Taxi, Fiona, Trenes de Marzo, Renacimiento). His pieces all have something in common: new technology for the spoken word and for expression. His films and audio-visual installations have been shown at numerous festivals, museums and cultural centres, notably the Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo (Seville), Centro de Cultura Contemporanea de Barcelona, Caixaform (Barcelona), Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea (Saint-Jaques de Compostelle), Espai d'Art Contemporani de Castello (Castille), Le Cargo (Grenoble), La Casona (Panama), Lille 2004. In 2004, he made "Beatriz/Barcelona" and the documentary "L'Avenir", and received numerous international awards : Leipzig, Mar de Plata in Chile, Tampere, Vannes...