Mar 19, 2012

new works

2020    
  • interactive videoart installation  AROUND
    animation short film  ASYMMETRICAL SQUARE 
     animation short film 360°  BAROQUE MOMENTS IN FIRE
   animation short film IN BETWEEN
   animation short film SPACE IN BETWEEN
    animation short film  360º  1001 NIGHTS
    animation short film DISSOLVING
    animation short film DARK ROOM



    2020 work in progress
    • interactive videoart installationTHE CURTAIN
    2019          
    • VR immersive interactive videoart animation  POETIC COSMICITY





    Nov 26, 2010

    VORTEX ROOM   5’53’’ video / animation 2008    HD               
     https://vimeo.com/395180695

    Synopsis
                   "Vortex is an essay on movement. What's left from movement in animation? Is it illusion? The animated movement of all is its poetry. Vortex Room is a journey towards an aesthetic and Poetic vertigo. " 

    Credits
                     Created / Produced /Directed by        anabela costa
    Edition by                                            anabela costa
    Photography                                        anabela costa
    Music / Sound design                         a. neto (YellowBopRecords.com)
                                                           
    3d Animation / Fx                              antónio santos
                                                                             anabela costa
                   Camera                                             alexandre garrett
                                                                             ivone aleixo
                                                                             ricardo borges





          LIQST_ Liquid State  video / animation  11’41’’ HD      
            https://vimeo.com/395179947

           Synopsis
               Between the artist’s studio and the scientist’s lab, we face two worlds that 
               come together to the same liquid state.These worlds - painting and chemistry are they so far? 
               The colour, the  movement and the textures from those worlds will fill the screen in a poetic and an aesthetic dialogue

            Credits
            Created | Produced | Directed   by           Anabela Costa
               Music |sound editor                                  Inês Duarte
               Editor                                                        Anabela Costa
               Animation | Fx|                                         António Santos
                                                                              Carla Nascimento
                                                                              Anabela Costa
               Camera                                                   Alexandre Garrett
                                                                              Ivone Aleixo        
                                                                              Ricardo Borges
               Support                                         etic_
                                                              SONY




          ESSAY       2007      video / animation   1'         HDV
                 https://vimeo.com/393735660
                Synopsis    from the science lab to the artist studio.                 
                 
             Credits
                  Created | produced | directed  by            Anabela Costa
                  Photography | drawings | edition by        Anabela Costa
                  Camera                                                    Alexandre Garrett
                                                                                 Ivone Rodrigues
                                                                                 Ricardo Borges
                  Music                                                      Inês Duarte
                  Support                                                   etic_ 
                                                                                SONY
                
                                                         


          Drops    2007   video / animation   2 24”                      HDV
             Synopsis    Drops from the science lab to the artist studio
             
             Credits
                 Created | produced | directed  by            Anabela Costa
                 Photography | drawings | edition by        Anabela Costa
                 Camera                                                    Alexandre Garrett
                                                                                 Ivone Rodrigues
                                                                                 Ricardo Borges
                 Music                                                      Inês Duarte
                 Support                                                   etic_ 
                                                                               SONY


        
                                                                                       
                                                        

           Zero      2006   video / animation  2’ 56’’     
              https://vimeo.com/393735112
              Synopsis      original emptiness 
              Credits
                   Created | produced | directed  by            Anabela Costa
                   Animation| FX | sound edition by             Luis Lobato
                   Post-Production                                       Anabela Costa
                                                                                 Luis Lobato
                   Sound Design                                          Alberto Rodrigues
                   Support                                                    etic_ 
                                                                                SONY
                                                                   


     
          BINARY      2006  video / animation    2’ 35’’   
           https://vimeo.com/393734864
             Synopsis           zero/one -.multitudes of common bytes
            
             Credits
                 Created | produced | directed  by            Anabela Costa
                 Animation| FX | sound edition by            Luis Lobato
                 Post-Production                                       Anabela Costa
                                                                                Luis Lobato
                 Sound Design                                         Alberto Rodrigues
                 Support                                                   etic_ 
                                                                               SONY
                                                                  



     
          NUMERUS     2005     video / animation  
          21´ 35’’    
                https://vimeo.com/393733799
            Synopsis          
    Journey between 0 and 9.
    It becomes a travelling inside some geometrical, mathematical, cosmological concepts, trying to establish cross points with several human knowledge such as philosophy, religion, etc.
            
               Credits
               Created | produced | directed  by             Anabela Costa
               Animation| FX | sound edition by             Luis Lobato
               Post-Production                                        Anabela Costa
                                                                                 Luis Lobato
               Sound Design                                           Alberto Rodrigues
                                                                                 Inês Duarte 
                                                                                 Luis Lobato
               Support                                                    etic_ 
                                                                                SONY
                                                                                     




    Nov 22, 2010

    WEB    video/animation     5’40’’   2004

    Synopsis                Today’s a familiar word to everyone, connected to the present civilization,
    related with complexity notion, and it seems not possible to live without. 
    Nevertheless a web is and always has been a weapon, for fishing, for hunting. It as  also a big use for packing, packing common goods like fresh vegetables, potatoes, tomatoes etc. It’s with this common material that my WEB is built in a symbolic way.
                                       A web is a weapon. Are we trapped inside just like a fish?

    Credits
    Created / Produced / Directed by                 Anabela Costa
    Photography
                                   Animation/ Sound design /                            Luís Lobato
                   Visual effects / Post-Production
                   Videosequences                                           Ricardo Freire



    GO      46’’    video-animation    2004

    Story line                                  GO!!!!

    Credits
    Created / produced / directed by                 anabela costa
    Drawings and photography                         anabela costa
    Animation / special effects                          luis lobato
    Sound design / Post-production
    Video sequences                                         ricardo freire




    TORUS WAY  1’40’’    video-animation    2004

    Story line               Metaphor of an endless way.

    Credits
    Created / produced / directed by                 anabela costa
    Drawings and photography                         anabela costa
    Animation / special effects                          luis lobato
    Sound design / Post-production
    Video sequences                                         ricardo freire





    MERKABAH     7’12’’   video-animation    2004

                                                       
    Synopsis             Merkabah is a kaballa word for vehicle, carriage, which is possible, through   out aconscious growth process. This process is in a symbolic way a torus, seen and built by many and different ways. Nevertheless. the sfere  generates the torus, and  is itself the merkabah, half air shuttle half under water, that invites us to go in.

    Credits
    Created / produced / directed by                 anabela costa
    Drawings and photography                         anabela costa
    Animation / special effects                          luis lobato
    Sound design / Post-production
    Video sequences                                         ricardo freire
     


    TEMPO   4’42’’    video-animation     2003        



    Synopsis                   ...” To talk about time, about space-time is, in a way, to think about the universe, cosmology, and simultaneously, to talk about existence, about being; is to be interested in all forms of becoming, interested for movement, for changing energy, and for all of entropy variations”…

    Credits     

    Script-Production-Direction                       Anabela Costa                                                                                                   

    Photography-Graphics                               Anabela Costa                                                                                                     

    Animation-Sound Edition                           Vitaliy Kasyanov

     

     

     

    FADOS          4’29”    video /animation    2003   

    Synopsis       three stories, three ways, three musics, three “fados”.

    Credits
    Directed | Created |Produced by       Anabela Costa 
    Photography |Drawings                     Anabela Costa 
    Animation | Sound Edition                Vitaliy Kasyanov
    Music by                                           Carlos Paredes
                                                               
                                                              

    NIGHT FLIGHTS    10’23’’   video/animation    2003     

    Synopsis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Free interpretation of the Icarus Myth. Travelling inside a labyrinth, symbol of the town, the modern town, modern life and also symbol of the eternal search of the human kind. The Labyrinth is in itself the problem, which complexity grows in order to achieve his resolution- the Centre.-as a geometric-sacred place, the eternal place.As Icarus, we also discovered that we can fly, managing to go out the Labyrinth, solving the problem, but only during the night!

    Credits 
    created/ produced /directed                                              Anabela Costa
    drawing/ fotography                                                           Anabela Costa
    animation                                                                           Ricardo Tabosa
                                                                                               Vitaliy Kasyanov  
    sound editor                                                                        Henrique Borges
    music                                                                                Gustav Mahler  – Sinfonia nº 5
                                                                                              Arnold Schoenberg  – Transfigurated Night
                                                                                              Claude Debussy  –« Prélude à  l’après-midi d’un faune




     

    “IGNEOUS”    1’ 54”    video/animation    2002


    Synopsis              dialogue between three symbols – fire, spiral and sound

    Credits                                                                                            
    created, directed, produced,  and photography by                                    Anabela Costa  

    Computer animation­                                                                                    Papuas : Vitalik Kasyanov 

    Sound                                                                                                           João Moura