Artist

Barry Doupé

Barry Doupé (b. 1982 Victoria, BC) is a Vancouver based artist primarily working with computer animation. He graduated from the Emily Carr University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Media Arts majoring in animation. His films use imagery and language derived from the subconscious; developed through writing exercises and automatic drawing. He often creates settings within which a characters' self-expression or action is challenged and thwarted, resulting in comic, violent and poetic spectacles. His films have been screened throughout Canada and Internationally including the Ann Arbor Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, Anthology Film Archives, Lyon Contemporary Art Museum, Pleasure Dome, MOCCA, Whitechapel Gallery, and the Tate Modern.

Videography

Life and People

2014, 22:45 minutes, colour, English

Shikisou

2012, 11:50 minutes, colour

The Colors that Combine to Make White are Important

2012, 119:00 minutes, colour, Japanese with English Subtitles

Hello Amiga

2012, 34:15 minutes, colour, English

Thalé

2009, 05:07 minutes, colour

Ponytail

2008, 92:00 minutes, colour, German with English Subtitles

At the Heart of a Sparrow

2006, 29:00 minutes, colour, English

Distraught Mother Reunites with Her Children

2005, 24:30 minutes, colour, English

A Boy on a Dock Blowing His Nose

2004, 15:43 minutes, colour, English