Italian experimental animator and director Rino Stefano Tagliafierro gives life to these classic paintings. He’s made many music videos for major Italian and international artists and collaborated with studio Bazzani for the production of fashion videos for designers and with other studios for various exhibitions, museums and special events.
Over the years he has participated in many festivals and competitions, receiving several international awards. In 2014 he published the short animated film BEAUTY that brings the tradition of pictorial beauty to life.
An inspiration that returns to us the sense of one fallen, and the existential brevity that the author interprets as tragic dignity, with an unenchanted eye able to capture the profoundest sense of the image. Beauty in this interpretation is the silent companion of Life, inexorably leading from the smile of the baby, through erotic ecstasies to the grimaces of pain that close a cycle destined to repeat ad infinitum. They are, from the inception of a romantic sunrise in which black birds fly to the final sunset beyond gothic ruins that complete the piece, a work of fleeting time.