The project explores different connotations of the term neighbourhood, in the vocabulary or its urban, architectural and social context, as well as analyzes the historical development and actual dynamics of urban transformations of New Belgrade neighbourhoods.

PROJECT OF THE CENTRE FOR VISUAL CULTURE, MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART BELGRADE

 

 

ABBC PROD is a non-profit association for developing, supporting and producing audiovisual works. We are specialized, but not exlusively, on productions between switzerland and balkan countries with focus on integration issues.

ABBC PROD
ADRIAN BLASER
10, RUE MAUBORGET
1003 LAUSANNE / SUISSE
info@abbc.ch
+41 76 338 99 20
+381 64 927 9083

CV / FILMOGRAPHIE ADRIAN BLASER (pdf)

Originally from the German part of Switzerland, Adrian Blaser arrived at the shores of Lake Geneva in the 90s to study at the University of Lausanne. He becomes a freelance associate at the Théâtre de Vidy in 1998, works as a translator on the plays of Peter Brook (The Suit), as well as for the Visions du Réel festival in Nyon. For several years he contributes an independent column to the “Aargauer Zeitung”.

After becoming 1st assistant director on the documentary Mais im Bundeshuus – Corn in Parliament in 2000, he works as production manager for many international cinema and television projects. In 2007, he produces a series of audiovisual works at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Belgrade, before joining the shooting of Cleveland versus Wall Street, film presented in Cannes 2010.

As a co-founder of ABBC, he produces independent films and develops projects as a consultant.

Having collaborated on numerous films by the founders of Bande à part Films (Ursula Meier, Lionel Baier, Jean-Stéphane Bron, Frédéric Mermoud), he becomes their executive producer in 2011. He is also a member of the Swiss Film Academy and the European Film Academy (EFA). Since 2010, he sits on the committee for the Fribourg International Film Festival (FIFF) and is an associate of BELDOCS-Festival in Belgrade. Each Friday he prepares a delicious “Friday Chicken” for friends and their friends.

FILMOGRAPHYY & PROJECTS (selection)

2015 A sa place by Frédéric Mermoud. Executive producer, Bande à part Films, in production
2015 THE BRAIN / THE GAME a transmedia project with Jean-Stéphane Bron. Executive producer, Bande à part Films, in development
2015 La historia de Roberto Guillermo Blanco, short-film shot on mobile in Columbia. ABBC
2015 L'Opéra by Jean-Stéphane Bron, Executive producer, Bande à part Films, in production
2015 VOIR by Manuel von Sturler, Executive producer, Bande à part Films, in development
2014 TIŠINA MUJO by Ursula Meier, Executive producer, Bande à part Films, released 2014
2014 Les Ponts de Sarajevo l3 European directors explore the theme of Sarajevo, with Ursula Meier and Jean-Luc Godard. Official selection Cannes 2014. Cinema release Bande à part Films
2014 Les Gymnastes by Gilles Monnat, doc TV, Executive producer, Bande à part Films
2013 THE BLOCHER-EXPERIENCE (L’expérience Blocher) by Jean-Stéphane Bron, Executive producer, Bande à part Films, Les Films Pelléas
2012 Kosovo Dreams by Valeria Stucki (CH), Doc 50’, ABBC prod. Producer
2011 Dans nos campagnes, Doc TV 80’, Executive producer, Bande a part Films
2011 AVANTI, fiction by Emmanuelle Antille, with Hanna Schygulla, production manager / Box Prod.
2009/10 Cleveland vs Wall Street by Jean-Stéphane Bron, production manager, SAGA Prod.
2010 HUMEM The Swiss Humanitarian Oral History Film Project, production manager
2010 Afghanistan au Brassus, short by Natasha Duc, 20’, Prod., ABBC prod. Producer
2009 Zahn um Zahn short by Ivana Lalovic, Producer ABBC / Swiss Film Award nominated
2009 Armes fatales, doc TV by Orane Burri, Ritaproductions, TSR, 1st AD & prod. manager
2009 Pozdravi iz Beograda, CH-SRB, short with Lazar Ristovski, ABBC Prod.
2008 Traders, doc by Jean-Stéphane Bron, shot in NYC
2008 Neighbourhood project, prod. of 5 artvideos, Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade
2007 PRC, Serbie, short doc. by Šaponja & Cavi?, Serbia, Executive producer. Kratkofil Award
2007/08 Home by Ursula Meier, pre- and postproduction, director of DVD, Box Productions
2006 Orloj, short by Jeanne Rektorik, shot in Czech Republic, prod. manager, Box Prod.
2005/06 Mon frère se marie fiction 90’ by Jean-Stéphane Bron. prod. manager, Box Prod.
2003 CORN IN PARLIAMENT (Mais im Bundeshuus – Le génie helvétique) by Jean-Stéphane Bron, 1st AD and prod. assistant, Cinémanufacture
2003 ECAL production manager of diploma films
2002/05 Cinémanufacture Lausanne production assistant / Garçon stupide, La Parade by Lionel Baier / Jour de marché by Jacqueline Veuve
2002 ONOMA, production manager of 16 shorts for Expo02
2001 Le Costume by Peter Brook, translation, Théâtre de Vidy. Admin. and tournee for Heinz and David Bennent
1999 Ion / Alkestis (Euripides) by Hans-Günther Heyme, Translations & collaboration, Théâtre de Vidy, Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen

EDUCATION
1992 - 1998 University of Lausanne, German literature, History of Cinema, Social Sciences
1996 - 97 University of Augsburg (D), Philosophy, German literature
1991 Maturity (baccalaureate) scientific, Aarau, Zurich

 

 

The project explores different connotations of the term neighbourhood, in the vocabulary or its urban, architectural and social context, as well as analyzes the historical development and actual dynamics of urban transformations of New Belgrade neighbourhoods.

PROJECT OF THE CENTRE FOR VISUAL CULTURE, MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART BELGRADE