Les Riches Douaniers (Gilles Richard & Fabrice Zoll) (France) – The Lonely Migrant, 2011, 16:15
Developped by modifying the look of GTA IV, “The Lonely Migrant” is a meditation on transience, mirage, and illusion. Slouching towards the Promised Land, a man reaches the end of the road.
Les Riches Douaniers
are Gilles Richard and Fabrice Zoll, two Frenh artists who began a collaboration in 2000. They have been producing machinima, animated films, and shorts since 2005. They participated in numerous international festivals. Their work has been awarded at Machinima Festival in New York in 2008. They also give lectures about their pratice with games.