A retrospective of the Italian animator, Gianluigi Toccafondo (presented in collaboration with The Cinematheque Quebecoise) whose combination of painting with manipulated live action footage has given him a distinct and innovative poetic style. The programme will feature all of Toccafondo's films including La Pista, Criminel, Pinnochio, Between Life and Death, and La Piccola Russia, which won Best Independent Narrative Short at the OIAF 04.


Programme:
Thursday, Septermber 22, 9:00 pm
(National Gallery)
Friday, September 23, 7:00 pm (National Gallery)
Running time: 62:00 mins.

   
La Coda [1989]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Mix Film / 35mm / 2:00
 

Boxe [1990]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 0:20

 

More Cinema, More Europe (Media Salles Cinema d'Europe) [1992]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 0:55

 
La Pista [1991]
Gianluigi Toccafondo & Simona Mulazzani
Mix Film / 35mm / 2:00
 
La Pista Del Maiale [1992]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
35mm / 3:20
 
Il criminale (Le Criminel) [1993]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
La Sept/Arte, Trans Europe Film, CNC / 35mm / 5:00
 
Levis ‘Woman Finding Love' [1993]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
ACME Filmworks / Betacam SP / 0:27
 
United Arrows [1998]
Gianluigi Toccafondo & Kaoru Kasai
Sun-Ad Co. Ltd. / Betacam SP / 1:00
 

La Sposa [1998]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 5:25

 

Sipario Ducale [1999]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 7:00

 

Pinocchio [1999]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
35mm / 6:00

 
La Biennale di Venezia [2004]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
35mm / 0:55
 
Being Dead or Alive is the Same Thing (Essere Morti O Essere Vivi) [2000]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Tele +, Fandango / Betacam SP / 3:40
 
Italia Taglia [2001
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 2:00
 
Garrincha [2001]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 1:00
 
Toto' 2001 [2001
Gianluigi Toccafondo
Betacam SP / 1:00
 

La Piccola Russia [2003]
Gianluigi Toccafondo
35mm / 16:00