Anihccam del 3000, the mechanical ballet subtitled Interpretazione e riproduzione dei movimenti e rumori delle macchine (Interpretation and reproduction of movement and noise of the machines), whose costumes have become enduring icons of futurism, is being re-imagined at the Entertainment Technology Center, CMU by using modern animation techniques and advanced motion capture technology. The ballet was conceived by Fortunato Depero in 1924. It is a futuristic dialogue between two locomotives in love with their stationmaster.
The project has been commissioned by The Museum of Modern Arts in Rovereto, Italy.
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