1981 7 min sound 16mm
I sailed into Venice on a rainy October day... empty of people and mysterious, water lapping at its doorsteps.
"In the opening shots of Venezia, a fine sheet of water flows over the pavement, laps against stone stairs and withdraws. The camera follows the movement of water, hesitates for a moment; it is almost as if the camera itself created the ripples...
Jean Breschand, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 1994