Claudio Taddei

or Lost Tracks

Collaborations in filmmaking:

  • Assistant director in the film Professione Reporter by Michelangelo Antonioni, 1973
  • Assistant director in the film Novecento  by  Bernardo Bertolucci, 1974
  • Collaboration in the preparation of two films (eventually not produced) by Michelangelo Antonioni, La Spirale [The Spiral] (1972) and Tecnicamente Dolce [Technically Sweet] (1973).

Documentary films directed:

  • Riding, 1972, featuring the training of race horses
  • Testaccio, 1972, presented at the Moscow International Film Festival, Russian Fed., 1973
  • Scuola di danza [ Dance School], 1973, award-winning documentary at the Locarno International Film Festival, Locarno, Switzerland, 1974.

Screenplays and treatments [not produced]:

  • for television:
    • Mozart (story about the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart), 1970
    • Kafka (film script about the life of  Franz Kafka), 1971
    • La metamorfosi (story based on the novel by Franz Kafka), 1971.
  • for cinema:
    • I Due Testimoni [The two witnesses], story based on  “A Deutsches Requiem” by di J.L. Borges, 1973 (with Dario Serra)
    • Concerto per Violoncello Solo [Concert for Cello Solo], story and film script, 1975 (The story of a cello player and mature composer who starts a dangerous relationship with a younger girl, who is a student at the Conservatory. The story is set in a town of musical Mitteleuropa.
  • for theatre:
    • Il Viaggiatore e la Sua Ombra [The Traveller and his Shadow], (dramatic story based on the life of Nietzsche), 1971.
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