Jorge Leon

Jorge Leon was invited by Sarma as part of the B-Chronicles thinktank. In that function he created the video documentary 'Between two Chairs'. Jorge Leon (1967) studied film at the INSAS in Brussels. From the very beginning his interests led him into the documentary field as director of photography and as director. He got involved in the dance scene as a photographer in collaborations with among others Eric Pauwels, Wim Vandekeybus, Thierry De Mey, Michèle Anne De Mey, Olga De Soto, Hervé Robbe and Xavier Lukomski. For the KunstenFESTIVALdesArts he created the installation Unfinished Stories in 1998. In 2000-2001 he shared the artistic direction of the location project Highway 101 together with Stefan Pucher and Meg Stuart. To Benoît Lachambre’s project 100 rencontres (2003) he contributed the photographic work Black Rooms. Since 2003 he creates documentary film work, including de sable et de ciment, and U bent hier/Vous êtes ici/You are here.

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