Atoms in Search of Immateriality

Anne-Marie Bouchard / 2018 / 5 min.

Atoms in Search of Immateriality Anne-Marie Bouchard 2018


“There is only one moral worth in this story, one essential fact: we are nothing but ridiculous sparks in the light of the universe. May we have the wisdom not to forget it.”

- Hubert Reeves


Science and technology

Data sheet

Cast & Crew

  • Direction, Anne-Marie Bouchard
  • Images, Anne-Marie Bouchard
  • Editing, Anne-Marie Bouchard
  • Sound, Anne-Marie Bouchard
Photo Gallery -  Atoms in Search of Immateriality Anne-Marie Bouchard 2018


Anne-Marie Bouchard lives and works in Québec City. She directed several experimental videos and installations. Her work is about exploring the mysteries and wonders of the world and questioning the way we perceive and analyze it. To sense, to feel, to be immersed, and to question: her cinema is poetry. Her work has been shown in festivals like Chicago International Music and Movies Festival, Manchester Film Festival (UK), Fantasia, (Montréal), Les Instants Vidéo, (France), Cinema on the Bayou (Louisiane), San Diego Underground Film Festival, International Film Festival Ireland, Traverse Video (Toulouse, France), amongst others.


- 2018 -
In Competition | Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec, Canada
In Competition | Great Lakes International Shorts Festival, USA
In Competition | Pleins Ecrans, Canada
In Competition | Quantum Shorts Film Festival, Singapore

- 2019 -
In Competition | Rendez-Vous Québec Cinéma, Canada
In Competition | Manchester International Film Festival, UK
In Competition | The Psychedelic and Trans-personal Film Festival, USA
In Competition | Les Percéides, Canada
In Competition | Altered Aesthetics Film Festival, USA
In Competition | Cinemabrut, France
In Competition | Alexandre Trauner ART/Film Festival, Hungary
In Competition | Antimatter Media Art, Canada
In Competition | Blow-up International Arthouse Chicago, USA
In Competition | Festival of (In)appropriation, USA

- 2020 -
In Competition | Cinema on the Bayou, USA
In Competition | Traverse Video, France
In Competition | London Experimental, London


Year Title Length Genre
2017 Light Plays 7 min. Experimental
2016 Ce moment d'ivresse où tout pourrait basculer 15 min. Fiction
2014 Confidences 6 min. Fiction
2014 R_pour ne pas céder d'un pouce 9 min. Experimental
2009 Petites incursions entre les ailes des fées 18 min. Experimental

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