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Aux frontières de l’autobiographie, du document historique et de la fiction, cette oeuvre interactive présente une diversité de matériel audiovisuel sur l’écrivain chicano et texan John Rechy, et de façon plus large, sur la culture à la fois chicano et gay..

Challenging the borders between autobiography, memory, history and fiction, this interactive memoir presents a diverse array of personal materials by and about John Rechy, a Chicano writer from Texas, and sets them against larger collective histories of Chicano culture and the gay world.



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A woman wakes up one morning with a physical anomaly : her hands become hypersensitive, to a point where she can ‘read’ and feel the world by touching objects. Science and medecine help her to adapt to her new senses. Her hands starts to grow, she becomes the Women With Huge Hands. This CD-ROM comes with an illustrated book of poetry of which it constitutes the last chapter.

• Concept and graphic design : Véronique Hubert
• Multimedia creation : Pierre Braun for Présent composé

Présent composé

Éditions Incertain Sens, Université Rennes 2
cedition with FRAC Bretagne
ISBN 2-914291-06-X

French version only for Macintosh™ and Windows™

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This literary and illustrated work will take you in the heart of Dominique Noblet’s life, which involves love stories, job interviews, and a mundane social life. Through multi-layered dialogues filled with contradictions, we discover the ambiguity and the power games involved in social interaction.

• Text : Francois Coulon

• Illustrations : Hélène Moreau

Kaona, 2002

French version only for Macintosh™ and Windows™

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Leaving. The ultimate word around which Clara builds her own universe in this animated CD-ROM. Inspired by the iconography of the road movie genre, this interactive fiction leads us through four seasons of feelings, poetry and adventure with Clara as a travelling character.

• Creation: Camille Lavoie

• Music: Dominique Hamel

• Programming: François Hill


Camille Lavoie, 2002

French original version only • Macintosh™

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Based on Pat O’Neill’s 35 mmm film, this interactive fiction is an archeological exploration of the Hotel Ambassador in Los Angeles, a vintage building now in ruins. Visitors wander through the abandoned rooms encountering cultural traces of historical traumas and personal dramas that occured in the hotel.

• Concept Design: Rosemary Comella, Kristy H.A. Kang, Marsha Kinder, Pat O’Neill
• Interface design: Rosemary Comella, Kristy H.A. Kang
• Digital compositing & graphic design: Kristy H.A. Kang• Programming: Rosemary Comella
• Executive producer: Marsha Kinder

The Labyrinth Project
Annenburg Center for Communication, University of South California, 2002

Original english version for Macintosh™ and Windows™

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At the turn of the century was born an experimental theater troup called Momentum. Here are their best moments through 16 short movies taken from archives of their shows of their first decade (1990-2000) presented on DVD.

• Directors : Brigitte Breault, Stéphane Choquette, Sophie Cloutier, Luc Dansereau, Karine, Etcheverry, Isabelle Hayeur, JF Messier, Eza Paventi, Suzanne Turgeon, Stéphanie-Anne Weber Biron
• Editing : Suzanne Turgeon, Guillaume Fortin
• Music : Dr Mess, Stéphane Claude, Michel F. Côté, Mac Dessaules, Extasium
• Graphic Design : Bruit de fond
• Illustration : Clyde Henry Productions

• Project leaders : Kim McKraw, Stéphane Choquette
• Co-producer : Pierre-Étienne Lessard, Stéphane Choquette

Original french version
DVD for Macintosh™ and Windows™