Duration: 17 min. Year: 2019 / A Signo Digital production / With collaboration from Energy Agency of the Basque Government, Petronor and Bizkaia Provincial Council. Synopsis: ‘Resting on my drawing table is the map of my last trip to the Svalbard archipelago. The Islands are very close to the geographic North Pole. That map, worn, wrinkled and […]
Duration: 14 min. Year: 2018 / Production Company Signo Digital / With collaboration from Basque Government Synopsis: As Luis Buñuel said, ‘Memory is constantly invaded by the imagination and dream world, and since there is a temptation to believe in the reality of the imaginary, we end up making truths of our lies.’ O.V. SPANISH Colour / Stereo / 2K […]
Videoclip for the song NO MATATA of the musical group CONFLUENCE. Bilbao band result of the confluence of musicians of Jazz, Blues and Pop.
This is an interrelated theme series that has as its axis and common denominator a transversal dialogue with the works of several authors of the Renaissance, specifically works produced over a hundred years, from 1400 to 1500. They are lay and subjective reinterpretations of several paintings and authors recognizable, contextualized from contemporaneity and recognition. http://joseibarrola.com/SoloXpo/SoloXpo.html
Duration: 90 min & 60 min. Year: 2012 / With the participation of ETB. With collaboration from Basque Government. Synopsis: Based on interviews and an exhaustive look at his work, this documentary creates a portrait of the artist from San Sebastian, José Antonio Sistiaga. Now aged 80, Sistiaga is one of the forebears of experimental cinematic […]
Duration: 80 min & 60 min. Year: 2011 / Co-produced with Basque Television ETB, TVE and IdahoPTV (USA). With collaboration from Basque Government Synopsis: In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, large numbers of Basques immigrated to the United States in search of work. They came by boat to Ellis Island and from there, made […]
Duration: 7 min. Year: 2013 Synopsis: A conversation between a mother and a daughter, along with several other ingredients, will allow us to get inside the private lives of other people. The dialogues wear such resemblance to those of ordinary life that they will remind us of ourselves. Awards: Audience Award, ZINEGOAK, Bilbao (Spain), 2014 / […]
Duration: 17 min. Year: 2009 / With collaboration from ICAA Synopsis: From the long-gone 1960’s, the Basque painter José Antonio Sistiaga is dedicated to the fascinating, but also very laborious practice of painting directly on celluloid film. Josu Venero approaches this exciting and very challenging piece, offering a poetic and exciting portrait of both painter and film. […]
Duration: 12 min Year: 1998 Synopsis: Experimental video for the painting exhibition by Jose Ibarrola.