it's the instrument that allows us to see images, stories, novels, but also to be moved, to communicate: it's the heart of sensations. do you remember doctor zhivago? I still think back on it, closing my eyes and once more seeing colour images: the yellow of the fields of flowers, the full whiteness of the snow, the red of the fire and the darkness of the night.
from doctor zhivago I learnt that I was no longer interested in film only for its content but above all for its ability to illuminate.
with time I made the design of light into my own film: I created the variable-image light bulb.[...continues...]