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In the backwards of time.

Locandina
In the backward of time

This video is inspired by city symphony genre (Cavalcanti, Ruttman twentieth century early years ), It is a review of this genere in post- modern style, It’s a kind of documentary. Time is the argument of every movie, this movie use the most recent theory aobout time and space in between scienze an philosophy, between Hawking and Deleuze. The title refers to a verse by W. Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” which tells the story of Prospero, the wizard and the real Duke of Milan. As the manipulations of Prospero this video will employs some cinematographic “tricks” like time shifts, digressions (flashback) and visual abstractions to describe the development of the city of Milan, through skyscrapers on constructions. The video turn around the continuous research of “the image”: through analog and digital tools in an attempt to find an “image” out from time and space.
The movie ends with a view of the “Seven Heavenly Palaces” a monumental opera by Ansel Kiefer, a detournament of a tridimentional artwork: the monumental opera become a vision of a future or an hypothetical parallel world. The question in the deepst of this movie is: Can we crystallise the time with an expired film
stock? The movie ends with a view of the “Seven Heavenly Palaces” by Ansel Kiefer, a detournament of a tridimentional artwork: the monumental opera become a vision of a future or an hypothetical parallel world. The question in the deepst of this movie is: Can we crystallise the time with an expired film stock?