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Aurélien Vernhes-Lermusiaux


Aurélien Vernhes-Lermusiaux was born in the south of France. He was student at the Fresnoy-studio national des Arts Contemporains. While working on his many personal projects, often seen and prized in international film festivals, he also collaborates with world-famous directors such as André Téchiné, Sharunas Bartas, Richard Dembo, Youssef Chahine…

Filmographie / Select filmography:

The crash of the legs of the spider («Le fracas des pattes de l’araignée» 2012 – Documentary – 37min – DV)
The day when Raïner’s son drowned (« Le jour où le fils de Raïner s’est noyé » 2011 – Fiction – 15min – HD 4K) Le Fresnoy, Studio des Arts Contemporains
The Survivor («Le Rescapé» 2010 – Fiction – 33min – Super 16mm) Noodles Production
The Passenger (2008 – Documentary essay – 49min – HDV) Play Film and Les Yeux du Funambule
The Stranger («L’Inconnu», 2007 – Fiction – 21min – 35mm) Les Films au Long Cours

The cracked lip (« La Lèvre fendue » 2006 – Documentary essay – 13min – DVCAM) Autoproduction


The crash of the legs of the spider

Le fracas des pattes de l'araignée (Orig.) / 2012 / France / 37 min

Emmanuel Croset working by Bruno Dumont side mixing "Outside Satan". Throughout this crucial step of finalizing the movie, ideas and points of views are exchanged, confronted and mixed together...





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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