Antoine Schirer
I am a video director and motion designer based in Paris, working in the field of journalism. I share my time between the video department of Le Monde, and developing other projects independently.
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About

My name is Antoine Schirer, I am a video director and motion designer based in Paris.

My story with moving images has been very much connected with urban dance. From my high years, I have been intimately involved in this movement, as a dancer and as videographer. From Korea to Brazil, El Salvador, Soudan, Kyrgyzstan… I have filmed and documented this effusive culture, and I have got the chance to work with some of the best dancers. (…I can still bust a few moves, if you wonder 8-) ).

Alongside this journey, I made my way into the professional world. I graduated in motion graphics at Hyper Island Stockholm, and worked freelance from 2009 to 2016, doing a variety of projects including commercials, broadcast design, internet videos, non-profit projects… Through my experiences, I have developed a versatile range of skills (video direction, editing, motion design, journalism, coding).

In September 2016, I have joined the video department of Le Monde. I share my time between working there, and developing other projects independently.

Contact

antoineschirer {at} gmail {dot} com
+33 (0) 6 65 39 12 03
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CV

Since 2016 Video director & motion designer, Le Monde
Motion graphics production, ident, video direction, training
2012 → 2016 Freelance motion designer & video director (France, UK, US, Korea…)
• Projects for: France 2 (Envoyé Spécial, Complément d’enquête), Canal+ (Le Grand Journal, Le Petit Journal, Canal Street), Arte, Les Arènes, Korea Tourism Organisation, Samsung…
• Studios: The Mill, Upside TV, Bangumi, Flab, Elephant & Cie, Ogilvy, Stink, Onirim, 45 Live, Cartel Creative, Prodance.tv, Balanga Distribution, Red Bull Media House…
2011 → 2012 Hyper Island Stockholm
Motion Creative course.
2008 → 2011 Freelance multimedia designer (France, UK, Netherlands…)
Web-development (OOP, PHP, ActionScript3, WordPress…), video editing, motion design.
2006 → 2008 DUT MMI Bordeaux
Degree in multimedia, communication & internet.

Short-docs, reportages

2017 B-Boy Lilou, dancer without borders
7 min portrait | Shot in Nigeria | Broadcast: LeMonde.fr | Link
2016 Meet In The Middle, the B-Boys of Qatar
14 min short doc | Shot in Qatar | Broadcast: festivals, Youtube | Link
2013 Tainted Land, the legacy of the Secret War in Laos
11 min short doc | Shot in Laos | Broadcast: Youtube | Link
2013 Leaving a thumbprint
11 min short doc | Shot in El Salvador | Broadcast: Youtube | Link
2013 Juste Debout World Tour series
15 x 9 min | Shot in 15 countries, with T. Siemieniec | Broadcast: Canal+ Street | Link
2010 IBE is me
4 min short film | Shot in France, Holland, Korea | Broadcast: festivals, Youtube | Link

Trainings, workshops…

Since 2017 Motion design in video-journalism workshop, ESJ Lille
Since 2013 Motion design module, Bordeaux Montaigne University
2016 Assistant contributor, Le Monde Académie
2014 Visual storytelling workshop, 西南财经大学 Chengdu Tian Fu College
2013 Motion design training, La Nacion Costa Rica
2012 Screening and workshop, Rotterdam Street Science Festival

Misc

2017 Article for Le Monde Afrique, portrait of B-Boy Lilou
2010 → 2015 Video director, R16 Korea, urban dance festival
2008 → 2015 Video director & coordinator, The Notorious IBE festival, The Netherlands
2005 → 2011 Video director, Style2ouf.com
2012 Artist residency on Ideas Island Philippines with Barefoot Basterds

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Contact

antoineschirer {at} gmail {dot} com
+33 (0) 6 65 39 12 03
LinkedInTwitter

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Paradise Papers Total et le Congo-Brazzaville


lemonde.fr
Motion, co-direction | 2018

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Le Monde B-Boy Lilou, danseur sans frontières


Le Monde Afrique
Direction, editing | Nigeria, 2017

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Le Monde Rebrand video ident 2018


lemonde.fr
Art direction, production | 2018

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Le Monde Favoriser les riches peut-il aider les pauvres ?


lemonde.fr
Motion, add. editing | 2017

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Paradise Papers Les montages fiscaux agressifs de Nike


lemonde.fr
Motion, editing | 2017

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Meet in the Middle To Live and Break in Qatar

14min short doc

Prodance.tv / Crane.tv / Mag.team
Direction, editing | Qatar, 2015

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Paradise Papers Les petits arrangements de Lewis Hamilton


lemonde.fr
Editing, motion | 2017

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Le Monde Les mots de la campagne

« Système »

lemonde.fr
Direction, editing, motion | 2017

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Envoyé Spécial Broadcast design


Upside TV for France Télévision
Motion | 2015

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Showreel Motion design


From projects for Samsung, France 2, Canal+, Le Monde, Microsoft, …

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Le Monde Documents Snowden


lemonde.fr
Motion, editing | 2016

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Le Grand Journal Coming-Next


Flab Prod for Canal+
Editing, motion | 2016

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À pleines dents Teaser


Balanga Distribution
Editing, itv shoot | 2015

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Bogdan’s Journey Teaser


Balanga Distribution
Teaser editing | France/Poland, 2016

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Leaving A Thumbprint El Salvador

12min short doc

Prodance.tv
Direction, editing | El Salvador, 2013

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Juste Debout World Tour Series

15x10min report series

Canal Street
Direction, editing | 15 countries, 2013

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R16 Korea Opening sequence 2015


Cartel Creative for Korea Tourism
Direction, editing | South Korea, 2015

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Le Monde Qu’est-ce que le Hajj ?


lemonde.fr
Editing, motion | 2016

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Samsung Unleash Your Fingers


The Mill for Samsung
Animation | UK, 2012

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Tainted Land The Legacy of the Secret War in Laos

10min short doc

NGO Mag Lao
Writing, direction, editing | Laos, 2015

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Le Monde Les mots de la campagne

« Patriote »

lemonde.fr
Editing, motion | 2017

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Le Monde L’académie bouddhiste qui dérange Pékin


lemonde.fr
Reportage, editing | China, 2017

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Le Monde Sophisme & politique


lemonde.fr
Motion, add. editing | 2017

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R16 Korea Opening Sequence 2014


Cartel Creative for Korea Tourism
Direction, editing | South Korea, 2014

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IBE is me Promo clip


45 Live for IBE Festival
Direction, editing | Holland, 2010

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Nokia Lumia Commercial


The Mill for Nokia
Animation | UK, 2012

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Red Bull BC One Kyrgyzstan


Red Bull Media House
Direction, editing | Kyrgyzstan, 2015

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