Born 1983 - Norwich, England
Louis Henderson is a filmmaker whose works investigate the connections between colonialism, technology, capitalism, and history. Henderson graduated from London College of Communication with a BA Honors in 2007, from Le Fresnoy — studio national des arts contemporains with a special mention of the jury in 2013, and in 2016 completed a Superior Diploma in Research in Art from the European School of Visual Arts. His research seeks to formulate an archaeological method within film practice reflecting on animistic materialism. Henderson has shown his work at places including Rotterdam International Film Festival, Doclisboa, CPH:DOX, New York Film Festival, The Kiev Biennial 2015, The Centre Pompidou, Louisiana museum of Modern Art, Tate Modern and Tate Britain. In 2015 he was the recipient of the Barbara Aronofsky Latham Award for Emerging Video Artist at the 53rd Ann Arbor Film Festival, USA and a European Short Film Award — New Horizons International Film Festival, Wroclaw, Poland.