Architect Carlo Scarpa's mental legacy for Venice is illustrated by blueprints, illustrations and amazing 16mm footage in Elephant Bearing an Obelisk. Scarpa refused to design during the fascist dictatorship (1922-1943). His post-war work created modest, modernist oases in this phenomenal city.

Screens before The Magic Mountain.

Filmmaker
Bettina Nürnberg, Dirk Peuker
Premiere
International premiere
Country
Germany, Italy
Year
2018
Medium
DCP
Length
15’
Language
English
Producer
Bettina Nürnberg, Dirk Peuker
Sales
Vestibuel VideoFilmArt
Sound Design
Christian Obermaier