EN - The subject of this film, ‘Parque do Flamengo’ in Rio de Janeiro, was designed by Roberto Burle Marx between 1954 and 1959 and finally completed in 1965. Burle Marx (1909-1994) was, in addition to being a painter, singer, sculptor and ecologist, the most extraordinary landscape architect of the 20th century and is considered responsible for introducing modernist landscape architecture to Brazil.


Title Parque do Flamengo
Original title Parque do Flamengo
Status Completed
Production Majority Flemish
Category Experimental
Year 2012
World première / first public presentation 2012-06-08


Photography Wim Temmerman
Sound Stef van Alsenoy
Music Arto Lindsay

Technical specs

Running time film 46'
Release format DV
Aspect ratio 16:9
Sound format Dolby
Colour Colour


Supported by Galerie Greta Meert
Production partners HSLB

VAF to support 16 new Lab projects

A total of 16 Lab projects received funding from the Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF) this autumn. The list includes a new short by Award-winning director and video artist Nicolas Provost as well as projects by Sarah Vanagt, Manon de Boer and Alexis Destoop.

Still from the rough cuts of Ezra Eeman's QuiesOf the 10 Lab projects that were confirmed production support, one of the titles that stands out is Nicolas Provost’s new project Tokyo Film. The filmmaker recently presented his feature debut The Invader and meanwhile continues to produce visually stunning short work. The list continues with other talented artists like Sarah Vanagt (The Corridor), Manon de Boer (Think about Wood, Think about Metal) and Laurent Van Lancker (Disorient) who are working on The WaveWhere's the Voice? Three Approximations and Diwans.org respectively.

Published on Monday 19 December 2011

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Short info

Director Sophie Nys
Producers Sophie Nys
Writers Sophie Nys

Sophie Nys
Zelfbestuursstraat 7
1070 Brussels


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