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Milano   15/3/2004 - 21/3/2004

Spazio Oberdan - viale Vittorio Veneto 2 - Milano

The conquest of the skies

  1. Original Title: La conqu├ęte du ciel
  2. Director: Hans Richter
  3. Swiss Confederation
  4. 12 min.
  5. 1931

It is none other than this great member of the pictorial avantgarde of the 20s, the author of abstract and experimental films that have marked cinema history, to film these exercises, using the movie camera to follow the geometrical figures traced in the sky by daredevil pilots during an aviation festival in Lausanne in the early 1930s.