Pepon Meneses

  • Cinema d’espiell

    This is a tiny and portable movie theater funded by Kreas’18 (Girona’s City Council cultural program). The first prototype has been installed in La Volta. It was built in collaboration with Pepon Meneses and Noemí Batllori. #1 Blanca Viñas. Girona. June 6th – 24th, 2019. #2 Lina. Laura Ginès. Barcelona. May 11th – July 22th, 2022.…

  • Reino

    Animated sequence for a feature film. Soledades is a medium-length film directed by Alexis Delgado Búrdalo. A journey in three tableaux about loneliness and helplessness, in three different stages of life. With the title of Reino, the sequence was screened at the Kinomural 2022 event (Wrocław).  Animation direction: Pepon Meneses and Laura Ginès // Animation…

  • Los cielos cabizbajos

    Los Cielos Cabizbajos is a symphonic poem by Jesus Arias and Lagartija Nick published in September 2019. It’s an homage to those cities that were devastated by hate and bombs from the sky during the 20th and 21st centuries. Buenos Días Hiroshima is the song that goes with the video prologue that notifies this music…

  • Jugar al carrer

    Soy Cámara was an online tv program produced by CCCB, Barcelona Center of Contemporary Culture. Released audiovisual capsules about contemporary society’s most pressing issues. This is the chapter premiered Dec 20th 2019, titled Playing In The Street: The zoning in urban space of play, representing its segregation from the bustle and chaos of the city,…

  • Llum a les desigualtats

    Llum a les desigualtats is an artwork conceived by Anna Carreras and ordered by Òmnium Cultural. A bright object that visualizes data about different kinds of inequalities that are over the world: gender violence, migration deaths, ecological disasters, … Pepon Meneses and me animated the contents. Artist: Anna Carreras // Producer: Òmnium Cultural // Assembly:…

  • Bioscopi

    Bioscopi is a tool to create small identity stories. Documentary animation workshops and the creation of a collective film. A project by the Educational Department of CCCB // Original idea and workshop design: Laura Ginès Bataller and Pepon Meneses // CCCB coordination: Bàrbara Roig Isern, Sara Tibau i Maria Farràs Drago // Educator: Quim Módenes…

  • Grafia animada per a després del diluvi

    The audio-visual installation comes to life through the viewer: the formation of sound and moving imagery begins as soon as the keys of an electric piano are being played. The installation was developed with the support of a Kreas grant (Girona, Spain 2021). Idea and realisation: Laura Ginés Bataller in collaboration with Pepon Meneses Gutiérrez,…

  • Robin Bank

    Want to know how to steal half a million euros from thirty-nine different banks to fund social causes?  Robin Bank is the story of the man who did this and how. A documentary film by Anna Giralt Gris // Animation direction by Pepon Meneses and Laura Ginès // Animation by Pepon Meneses, Laura Ginès and…

  • Llibertat

    2021

  • La Luna at Fantoche

    La Luna, our found images film for a found song, was in International Competition of Fantoche International Animation Film Festival (Switzerland). Amazing hosts. Thank you! In the picture, with Elie Chapuis at director’s brunch.

  • Collective virtual exhibition

    My collaboration with Kruppa Gallery (Wrocław, Poland) has been released. Published exactly one year later, our video essay Playing in the street gains new meanings, placed in a new context of pandemic reality. You can see it next to the amazing work Covid Playgrounds by Post Noviki.The project The Virtual Canvas is an online exhibition…

  • Bioscopi ·· animated identity stories

    Produced by CCCB is a proposal to give people a voice, a tool to create small identity stories from the language of animation and to be able to be part of a collective film that will become the biography of a site. A project by the Educational Department of CCCB directed by Susana Arias // Original idea…

  • La Luna

    New music video produced in our studio and directed by Pepon Meneses. La Companyia Minimíssima performs La Luna.

  • Animating led lights

    First collaboration with artist Anna Carreras. A tiny low-resolution video that was exhibited Feb 14th-16th in her amazing object Llum a les desigualtats, during LlumBcn event.

  • Ready-made cinema project

    With colleagues of A Home In Progress Film (Pepon Meneses and Rafa Castañer) we’ve been working with Arts high school students of IES Mollet locating ready-made cinemas in their city. The map we’ve produced will be shown until April in L’Aparador, a wonderful museum window at Museu Abelló. A season called Ficcions Urbanes is curated by Mixité. Opening…

  • video essay ‘Playing in the street’

    Soy Cámara (online tv program produced by CCCB) releases every Friday new audiovisual capsules about contemporary society’s most pressing issues. Chapter released Dec 20th is titled Playing In The Street, and it was directed by Pepon Meneses and me. The zoning in urban space of play, representing its segregation from the bustle and chaos of…

  • ‘Som Joguines’ at Animario Madrid

    The film we shot in Museu del Joguet de Catalunya (and directed by Pepon Meneses, Marta Sureda and me) will be part of Visions of colonialism, an animated program within Animario Festival de Animación Contemporánea de Madrid, in Matadero Madrid. We are really happy to share screen with Joanna Quinn, Emma de Swaef  & James Roels, Marion Castera and Kelzang…

  • p r e m i e r e

    Funded by Kreas’18 (Ajuntament de Girona) this tiny movie theatre was introduced on June 6th 7 p.m. at La Volta. Built in collaboration with Pepon Meneses and Noemí Batllori it will display an urban phantasmagoria by Blanca Viñas.

  • Collect to animate

    Tancat per inventari has been a weekend animation workshop in Girona. We’ve been happy gleaners and animators, and all objects and sounds of our film become from La Volta‘s square. This was the team: Anna Mitjà, Assumpta Planas, Cloe Masotta, Joan Corominas, Marta Sureda, Paula Lausin, Xavi Ramiro, Pepon Meneses and Laura Ginès.  «He had beside the…