Edition 2012

The 2nd edition took place in Park Des Buttes Chaumont, Paris the 1st, 8, 15, 22 and 29 June.
5 screening’s evening with music programming, free entrance for all and in the heart of Paris.

 


Bain de foule © Oan Kim / First Prize Laureat 2012

LE FESTIVAL 2012 FIGURES :
– 8000 spectators
– 5 evenings projections
– 1 giant screen
– 40 volunteers
– 300 applications files received from 28 countries and 27 selected     photographers
– 1 creation residency
– 5 winners’ public
– 5 guests of honour
– 51 films programmed
– 17 different nationalities
– 46 photo-film presented
– 4 DJ
– 34 844 visitors on web-site and 85,350 page views
– 6194 facebook’s fans
– 26 partners
– 1 Bar of professional directors
– 1 photo studio for the public
– 20 items of national press + & 50 newspaper articles online
– 13000 € prize award
– 1283 public votes

GUESTS OF HONOUR
Five influential in the world of photography presented a selection of original photo-films :
– L’Ecole Nationale de la Photographie
- Le Musée de l’Elysée de Lausanne
- Le Monde.fr
- L’Agence MYOP
- Picturetank

THE SELECTED FOR PRIZES

27 works were selected through an international call for applications and presented during the evening screenings. Each work projected competed for prizes. The 27 selected photographers are from 12 different nationalities.
Les Nuits Photographioques’Prize was awarded to Oan Kim with his film Bain de Foule.

ARTISTIC DIRECTORS’ FAVOURITES

Nikuman No Borei de Jean-Gabriel Périot (France), Maison de Augustin Rebetez (Suisse), Places of sorrow – to Gaza and Back de Gabriele Stabile (USA), Reunion de Tun Tun Aye (Birmanie), Blanco de Stefano De Luigi (Italie).

ORIGINAL CREATIONS
Les Nuits Photographiques continued support towards the creation and production of photo-film:
Stefan Mihalachi winner of the second creation residency and  Myop Agency with Clichés de Campagne

 LA DAME NOIR
Each nights during the first part of evening La Dame Noir’s music label was playing some groovy electronic sound has warmed the atmosphere, waiting for the projections

2012 PARTNERS
Ville de Paris, Mairie du 19ème, Prohelvetia, Nikon, Profoto, CBS Outdoor France, Blurb, Supergrafic, Le Pavillon du Lac, Kulte, Ecrans de Nuit, Le Monde.fr, Le Mouv’, Arte actions culturelles, Arte Creative, MK2 et TroisCouleurs, Photographie.com, Ofive TV, Balumpa, La Dame Noir.