neil beloufa, born in france in 1985, lives and works in paris. after studying at the ecole nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (ensba) and the ecole nationale supérieure des arts décoratifs (ensad) in paris, he is currently member of the 2010 promotion of le fresnoy - national studio for contemporary art. he was awarded several prizes, notably with the prix videoforme of clermont ferrand 2009, the grand prix indielisboa 2009 and the arte prize for a european short film-54th oberhausen film festival. his work was shown in four solo exhibitions in frankfurt, los angeles, paris and new-york, and selected for other collective exhibitions and projects since 2007 (12th biennial of moving images in geneva, prague international triennial, momenta art brooklyn, netherland media art institute in amsterdam, espace croisé in roubaix-fr, beaux arts of marseille…). his films were screened in the main international festivals for video and documentary.