What is a puppet? Barry Purves between animation and theatre

Altrincham, Garrick Playhouse
interview with Barry Purves
4th September 2017
filmed by Paolo Parmiggiani
excerpts from Next, Screenplay, Rigoletto, Achilles,
Hamilton Mattress, Tchaikovsky an Elegy courtesy Barry Purves,
Loose Moose, Harvest Films, Studio M.I.R.
timelapse sequence, stage photos: Joe Clarke, Vishal Sharma
music © Materia Films

Robots like animals. Jean-Baptiste Mouret speaks about robotic adaptation

Inria Nancy - Grand Est
interview with Jean-Baptiste Mouret
16th January 2017
filming, editing and music: Paolo Parmiggiani
testing and 3D footage,
courtesy Jean-Baptiste Mouret and Antoine Cully

Theo Jansen on the beach. A Strandbeest session

Theo Jansen's beach session
The Hague, 7th August 2015, Beach club
'De Fuut' filmed and edited by Paolo Parmiggiani.


Castello dei Burattini-Museo Giordano Ferrari in Parma

The trailer shows one of the largest collections of Italian marionettes and glove puppets: the Castello dei Burattini-Museo Giordano Ferrari in Parma.
Filming, piano playing: Paolo Parmiggiani (puppet music: Leonida Baracchi)