Sirens and Maelström
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Shooting and editing: Stefano De Ponti
With: Eleonora Pellegrini
Music by: Le Gros Ballon
Céline and his cat, Bébert, 1950
Stefano De Ponti’s music on Radio 3, Battiti, 5th March 2013
From “L’uomo della sabbia”: “Clara”, “La canzone di Olimpia”
From “Ancient Tears”: “Ai bordi del bosco”, with Eleonora Pellegrini
Venezia, about 1650, Matthaeus Merian
But nature is always more subtle, more intricate, more elegant than what we are able to imagine.
Carl Sagan (The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark)
It was philosophically very shocking. Determinism was equated with predictability before Lorenz. After Lorenz, we came to see that determinism might give you short-term predictability, but in the long run, things could be unpredictable. That’s what we associate with the word “chaos”.
Paolo Saporiti - Sweet Liberty
Shooting and editing
Stefano De Ponti
Eleonora Pellegrini and Stefania Susini
Artist: Paolo Saporiti
Album: L’ultimo Ricatto
Directed by: Stefano De Ponti
Julie Shaw Lutts, from her series of encaustic collages on wood panels. This one is called ‘I Wish I Could Tell You’.