Lumiere are Louis Lumiere (synthesizer, drums, vocals; aka Dean Ballinger) and August Lumiere (electronics, production). Their press biography claims the following: Louis Lumiere is an alien abductee from Te Awamutu. All of the songs on this 'electro-garage' album are inspired by true accounts of human-alien interaction. They have produced one album in 2006 titled Lumiere. The song Der Student von Prague appeared on the 2020 compilation In Thrust We Trust.