Index

WORK FOR STAGE

COMPANY REPERTORY

1993 - NANA ET LILA. Trans Europe Express Festival (Berlin) and Avignon Off.  "Public OFF" Prize: Best dance show at the Avignon Festival.
1995 - SALOMÉ. Quartz, Brest.
1997 - STRESS (PPLP). Jean Vilar Theatre, Suresnes.
1998 - LE SONGE DU MINOTAURE. Dance biennial, Lyon.
1999 - MACADAM MACADAM. Suresnes Cité Dance Festival. (Recreated in 2006, at the Mogador Theatre, Paris). "Cristal Globe" of the "Best Show" in the Opera/Dance category France.
1999 - ZAP! ZAP! ZAP! (One Woman Show). Maison de la Musique, Nanterre and National Theatre of Chaillot, Paris.
2002 - BORDERLINE. Maison des Arts et de la Culture, Créteil.
2004 - AL ANDALUS. Three parts ballet (Nana, Canciones Populares, l'Amour Sorcier). Massy Opera and the International Festival of Granada.
2004 - ALARME. International dance biennial, Lyon.
2007 - CORAZON LOCO. Odyssud (Blagnac) and National Theatre of Chaillot, Paris.
2007 - POETA EN NUEVA YORK. Generalife Theatre, the Alhambra Gardens (Lorca and Grenada Program) Ministry of Culture of Andalucia, Spain. Prizes and distinctions: "Premios Max de las Artes Escenicas" for the Best Choreography. "Chivas Télon",  "Ideal de Granada" and "Imagen" of the City of Granada.
2009 - LE JARDIN DES DELICES inspired by a painting by Hieronymus Bosch. Montpellier Dance Festival.
2010 - ELEKTRO KIF. for 8 "electro" dancers. The Avant-Seine, Colombes.
2013 – ROBOT!.  for 8 dancers and 8 robots. With NAO and Maywa Denki robots. Montpellier Dance Festival 2013.

BALLET, OPERA, THEATER and MUSICALS

1994 - CENTRAL STATION. Ballet choreographed by Blanca Li, music: Johann-Sebastian Bach for the Introdans Company (Arnhem, Holland). Replayed at the Berlin Ballet Komische Oper.
1997 - LA VIDA BREVE and EL AMOR BRUJO. Manuel de Falla Operas, musical direction by Jérôme Kaltenbach, Nancy and Lorraine Opera.
1998 - UN TANGO POUR MONSIEUR LAUTREC. By Jacobo Romano and Jorge Zulueta, musical direction by Rüdiger Bohn. Nancy and Lorraine Opera.
1999 - LES INDES GALANTES. Opera-ballet by Rameau; musical direction by William Christie, staging by Andrei Serban. Garnier Opera, Paris. (Replayed in 2000 and 2003).
2001 - CYRANO DE BERGERAC (Edmond Rostand). Staging by Jacques Weber, Nice Theatre.
2001 - SHÉHÉRAZADE. Creation by Blanca Li for Ballet de l'Opéra National de Paris, music from Rimiski-Korsakov, costumes by Christian Lacroix, Opéra Garnier, Paris.
2003 - OPÉRETTE. Wiltold Gombrowicz, Arcal.
2003 - GUILLAUME TELL. Rossini Opera, staged by Francesca Zambello, Bastille Opera, Paris.
2004 - DON GIOVANNI. Mozart Opera, staged by Marthe Keller, musical direction by David Levine, Metropolitan Opera, New York.
2005 - BAGDAD CAFÉ. Writen and staged by Percy Adlon; choreography by Blanca Li, music by Bob Telson; Barcelone and Mc Nevers. The Quartz, Brest; the Maison de la Danse, Lyon.
2006 - LA FOLLE ET VÉRITABLE VIE DE LUIGI PRIZZOTI. Music hall show, staged by Edouard Baer and his team.
2008 - ENAMORADOS ANONIMOS. Teatro Rialto Gran Via, Madrid. Musical staged by Blanca Li, musical direction by Javier Limon, script by David Serrano, Sanchez Arevalo, Fernando Castets, Olga Iglesias Duran.
2008 - LE SONGE DU MINOTAURE. Ballet directed and choreographed by Blanca Li. Toulon Opera, Provence.
2009 - AM ANFANG. An Anselm Kiefer creation, music by Jörg Widmann, Paris National Opera, Bastille. ("Lilith" choreography by Blanca Li).
2010 - TREEMONISHA. An Opera by Scott Joplin, staged and choreographed by Blanca Li for the Châtelet Theatre, Paris.
2010 - VERY GENTLE – UN PARQUE. A Luis de Pablo Opera, staged and choreographed by Blanca Li, Teatros del Canal, Madrid.
2012 - ALARME AND DOBLE PASO. Shared stage with Jiri Kylian and Richard Wherlock. Basel Theatre. Basel, Switzerland.

EVENTS, SHOWS FOR OTHER COMPANIES

2000 - UNIVERS UNIQUE.. Performance for dancers, acrobats, trapeze artists and accordionists (The Lieu Unique, Nantes, France).
2000 -
SILHOUETTE « LE VIF DU SUJET » Solo for Monique Loudières, Avignon Festival.
2002 -
GORILLAZ, MTV AWARDS, Gorillaz music band's live performance choreographed by Blanca Li.(London, UK)
2005 -
JP GAULTIER. The unveiling of JP Gaultier's parfum to professionals and the press, choreographed and staged by Blanca Li (Paris, BPI).
2006 -
PREMIOS MAX. Hip Hop choreography. (Saragosse, Spain).
2008 -
LE BAL DE LA ROSE. Tribute to Pedro Almodovar's Movida, performed by Luz Casals, Alaska, Rosy de Palma, Blanca Li, Paco Clavel, and staged by Blanca Li. (Monaco)
2008 -
CARTIER. Event and audio performance for the Cartier House. Staged and choreographed by Blanca Li. Prod. Dalbin events.
2010 - 
QUEL CIRQUE! Choreograpy for Jeu de Jambes collective of artists. Suresnes Cités Danse Festival (Suresnes, France).
2010 -
LILY ALLEN, FEAR.. Staging and choreography of Lily Allen's live performance at the MTV Brit Awards, Earls Court (London, UK).
2011 -
SHUT UP AND DANCE. Choreography for Daniel Yvinic's Jazz National Orquestre. (Châtelet Theatre, Paris, France).
2011 -
LA FETE DE LA DANSE. Multimedia event. Directed and designed by Blanca Li. (Nave of the Grand Palais, Paris).
2011 -
MANDARIN HOTEL. Official Opening of the Mandarin Hotel (Paris). Choreographed and staged by Blanca Li.
2012 -
STELLA McCARTNEY. « Eveningwear » dinner to present the 2012 Automn/Winter collection. Choreographed by Blanca Li (London, UK).
2012 – 26th
EDICION DE GOYAS. Gala Goyas. Choreographed by Blanca Li (Madrid, Spain).
2012 -
THE QUEEN's JUBILEE.  Choreography for Kylie Minogue's performance at Buckingham Palace (London, UK).
2012 -
LE GRAND BAL MASQUE DE VERSAILLES, directed by Blanca Li (Versailles, France).
2012 -
HERMES. Event Hermes Women. « All about women ». (Shanghai. China).
2012 -
H&M. Choreography of the unveiling of Anna del Russo's collection, at the Paradis Latin (Paris, France).
2012 -
JEAN PAUL GAULTIER. Fashion show for 2013 Spring Collection for women. Choreographed by Blanca Li . (Paris, France).
2013 - STELLA McCARTNEY. Ultimate Dance Party fashion show, choreographed by Blanca Li. (Shanghai, China)
2013 - JP GAULTIER. Fashion show for 2014 Spring/Summer collection. (Paradis Latin, Paris, France).


WORK FOR SCREEN

AS A FILM DIRECTOR :

FICTION

1998 - ANGOISSE. Short-feature film directed by Blanca Li and photography directed by John Mathieson (Première Heure, 35 mm colors 5 min). Shown in « Zap! Zap! Zap! » show. 
Granted the Audience Award and Special Mention from the Jury Members of the 14
th Short-Feature Film Festival of Brest (France), the Fuji Film Award of the 22th Short-feature Festival of Grenoble (France), and the Best French Short-feature Film Award at the Women Films Festival of Créteil (France).
2000 -
LA PAELLA. Short-feature film directed by Blanca Li, with Blanca Li and Lola Mercier (7 min video).
2002 -
LE DÉFI. Feature film with Blanca Li, Sofia Boutella, Benji Chaouat and 100 hip hop dancers. Hip hop musical written, choreographed and directed by Blanca Li. Photography directed by Manuel Teran (SPI Jean-Claude Fleury, 35 mm, 1h34 length). Granted the Audience Award at the Toronto Film Festival (Canada).
2002 -
THE CHICKEN. Short-feature film with Blanca Li (52 min length).
2007 -
HOME FITNESS. Short-feature film with Blanca Li, Rafa Liñares (MUSAC Léon, 3 min).
2009 -
POUR ELLE. Short-feature film with Victoria Abril, directed by Blanca Li (Canal Plus série X-Femmes, 23 min).

DOCUMENTARIES

2006 -
AL ANDALUS. Choreography filmed for ARTE (french TV channel) ; choreographed, staged and directed by Blanca Li (Les Films d'Ici, 26 min).
2009 -
PAS À PAS. Documentary made by Blanca Li about the gestation period and and the creation of Corazon Loco spectacle . Released on January 2010 (production Film Addict, 1h 30).

ART VIDEOS

2003 -
UN APRÈS-MIDI. Asked by Toyota, with the women national athletics for the 2003 Athletics World Championship. (9 min)
2004 -
SANDANCE. Asked by Shisheido. Choreographed and played by Blanca Li. (10 min)
2007 -
SALA DE MAQUINAS. Short-feature film directed by Blanca Li with dancers from the company (MUSAC, installation with Jorge e Lucy Orta, 5 min). 2007
2009 -
VEN A BAILAR CONMIGO. Five multimedia installations for the « Noche en Blanco » (Madrid, 19 septembre ).
2010 -
VEN A BAILAR CONMIGO. Installation for the touring exhibition Dancing Machine (EXIT Créteil, Via Maubeuge and St. Sauver Lille).
2011 -
BAILA CONMIGO. Installation in Guggenheim Museum (Bilbao, Espagne).

ADVERTISING

1999 -
VIVA (Première Heure).
2000 -
JC DECAUX. « Un matin partout dans le Monde ». Adversting co-directed by several directors among which Blanca Li, Francis Ford Coppola, Zong Kar Wai, etc... (Première Heure 12 x 7 secondes).
2001 -
DIM Pride. « Beautiful People »(Première Heure).
2003 -
NARTA (Première Heure).
2004 -
SOUND OF DELI, Co-directed by Blanca Li and Olivier Souchard (Cap Communication).
2006 -
KINDER (Première Heure).
2007 -
EVAX (Rodar y Rodar).
2010 -
DONUTS (Rodar y Rodar).
2011 -
LONGCHAMP. Oh ! My Dog . Oh ! My Bag. Oh ! My Bike (Air Paris)

MUSIC VIDEOS

2001 - 
MATTHEW HERBERT. « And so on », directed by Blanca Li.
2011 - 
JEREMY HILLS.  « Let the love in », directed and choreographed by Blanca Li.

AS A CHOREOGRAPHER

FICTION (FEATURES AND SHORTS) (*: as an actress also)

1993 -
BLANCA AU NARCISSE* (David Bertay) (short-feature).
1994 -
PIGALLE* (Karim Dridi) (feature).
1995 -
GAZON MAUDIT* (Josiane Balasko) (feature).
1996 -
ODYSSEY (Andrei Konchalowsky) (Group of 3 TV movies).
1996 -
ARLETTE (Claude Zidi) (feature).
1997 -
PLUNKETT & MCLEANE (Jake Scott) (feature).
1997 -
NETTOYAGE À SEC. (Anne Fontaine) (feature).
1998 -
L'ART DE VIVRE* (Maria Audras) (short-feature).
1998 -
QUASIMODO (Patrick Timsit) (feature).
1998 -
LA RUPTURE* (Gabriela Greeb) (short-feature).
2001 -
SIN NOTICIAS DE DIOS(Augustin Diaz Yanes) (feature).
2002 -
LA CHATTE ANDALOUSE* (Gérald Hustache) (short-feature).
2003 -
PEOPLE (Fabien Onteniente (feature).
2004 -
LA CONFIANCE RÈGNE (Etienne Chatilliez) (feature).
2005 -
EL CALENTITO(Chuz Gutierrez) (feature).
2006 -
SA MAJESTÉ MINOR (Jean-Jacques Annaud) (feature).
2008 -
LE CODE A CHANGÉ* (Danièle Thompson) (feature).
2009 -
LE MAC, avec José Garcia (Pascal Bourdiaux) (feature).
2013 -
LOS AMANTES PASAJEROS, (Pedro Almodovar) (feature)
2013 -
L'ECUME DES JOURS, (Michel Gondry) (feature)
2013 – CIUDAD DELIRIOS. (Chus Gutierrez) (feature)

MUSIC VIDEOS

1997 -
LES MAMAS. « Ammaria », directed by Michel Meyer (BMG).
1997 -
KHALED. « Le jour viendra », directed by Héléne Guétary (Barclay).
1997 -
DAFT PUNK. « Around the World », directed by Michel Gondry (Vanguard).
2000 -
RITA MITSOUKO. « Cool frénésie », directed by S. Caudron (Ninety Nine).
2000 -
BLUR. « Music is my radar », directed by D. Cameron (Tsunami).
2002 -
GOLDFRAPP. « Train », directed by Dawn Shadforth (Black Dog).
2005 -
KANYE WEST. « Heard'em say », directed by Michel Gondry (Partizan).
2007 -
PAUL McCARTNEY. « Dance Tonight », directed by Michel Gondry (Partizan).

ADVERTISING

1995 -
PERRIER SENSATIONS, directed by Tarsem (Planète Spots).
1997 -
CEGETEL, directed by Roland Joffé (Pirates).
1997 -
FINDUS, directed by Héléne Guétary (Planète Spots).
1999 -
GAP, directed by Michel Gondry (Partizan, Los Angeles).
1999 -
PERRIER, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud (Franco American).
2004 -
PRADA THUNDER PERFECT MIND, directed by Jordan et Ridley Scott (RSA).
2004 -
NIKE WOMEN, photograph campaign with Sofia Boutella (Works).
2005 -
JP GAULTIER PUISSANCE 2, directed by JB Mondino (BPI).
2005 -
LANCÔME HYPNÔSE, directed by Javier Valhonrat (Milly films).
2011 -
KOKORICO, J.P. Gaultier's parfume. Directed by JB Mondino.
2012 -
GIVENCHY. Directed by Johan Renck. (Soixante Onze).
2013 - BEYONCE Mrs Carter World Tour O2 Prioritywith Beyoncé. Directed by Jonas Akerlund. (RSA)
2013 -
BEYONCE as Mrs Carter for H&M, directed by Jonas Akerlund. (RSA)
2013 - TARGET. Advertising and show. (NY, USA)

AS AN ACTRESS (main roles only)

FICTION FEATURE FILMS

1994 -
PIGALLE DE KARIM DRIDI (Première Heure, 1h 33) choreography by Blanca Li and interpretation of Divine role. Official selection at the Mostra of Venise.     
2002 -
LE DÉFI. Hip hop musical written, choreographed, directed and performed by Blanca Li and 100 hip hop dancers (SPI 35 mm 1h34).
2009 -
LE CODE À CHANGÉ, directed by Danièle Thompson (with Pierre Arditi, Dany Boon, Patrick Chesnais, Marina Foïs, Marina Hands, Blanca Li, Emmauelle Seigner, Laurent Stocker, Christopher Thopson, Karin, Viard).

SHORT FILMS

1993 -
BLANCA AU NARCISSE by David Bertay (5mn).
1995 -
CINÉMATON by Gérard Courant (3mn).
1998 -
LA RUPTURE by Gabriela Greeb (5mn).
1998 -
MIRANDAHACIA ATRAS by PEDRO PAZ (MUAC FILMS, 10 mn).
1998 -
L'ART DE VIVRE by Maria Audras (Agathe Films, 10 mn).
2002 -
LA CHATTE ANDALOUSE by Gérald Hustache (Dharamsala, 52 mn).
2004 -
SESSIONS by Pablo Reinoso (8 min).
2007-  
THONETEANDO by Pablo Reinoso (6 min)
2007 -
VILLA APRAXIA by Sylvie Fleury (MUSAC de Léon, 20 min).

VARIOUS (films about Blanca Li or her works)

2002 -
METROPOLIS: about Blanca Li and directed by Pierre André Boutang for ARTE (26 min).
2003 -
LE GRAND PLONGEOIR: extracts from « Cabaret » by Blanca Li (Canal+).
2003 -
GUILLAUME TELL: full-length video of the spectacle at the Bastille Opera, directed by François Roussillon. DVD.
2004 -
LES INDES GALANTES: full-length video of the performance at the Garnier Opéra, directed by Thomas Grimm. DVD.
2004 –
ALARME: full-length video of the performance, directed by Stéphane Lebard. CLC (52 min FR3).
2005 -
ENRIQUE MORENTE SUENA LA ALHAMBRA: documentary about Enrique Morente with Blanca Li , Israel Galvan, Ute Lemper, Estrella Morente, Pat Metheny, Khaled, etc, directed by Jose Sanchez, Montes, feature cinéma and video, Atico 7, (1h30,DVD).
2006 -
LA MANDRAGORA: documentary about Blanca Li (TVE).
2008 -
THÉ OU CAFÉ: documentary about « Poeta en NY » (FR2).