FILMS 2002//2008

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    and  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  HDV   https://vimeo.com/3937356
 
            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/39373511

        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
                                                                                 




            WEB    video/animation     5’40’’   2004  https://vimeo.com/393733558

               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       https://vimeo.com/393731585

              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   https://vimeo.com/393731749

        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   https://vimeo.com/393732261

                                                   
             Synopsis      
                        Merkabah is a kaballa word for vehicle, carriage, which is possible, through out a conscious growth process. 
                        This process is in a symbolic way a torus, seen and built by many and different ways. Nevertheless. the sphere              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    https://vimeo.com/393731326  

            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                                                                                                                                                                                                     Production-Direction                       Anabela Costa                                                                                                              Photography-Graphics                    Anabela Costa                                                                                                              Animation-Sound Edition                Vitaliy Kasyanov

 

 

 

         FADOS    4’29”    video /animation    2003   https://vimeo.com/393731182

           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  https://vimeo.com/393730650                                                        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  https://vimeo.com/39372873

              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