Our IMAGO honorary member Luciano Tovoli AIC ASC has recently supervised a new copy in Blu Ray 4k of Dario’s Argento film «Suspiria» from 1977. The Blu Ray is produced by Synapse Film and a book followed the occasion edited by Piercesare Stagni and Valentina Valente entitled «On Suspiria and Beyond» now on sale HERE
The volume retraces all the stages of making Suspiria, from test shots to printing. It describes in detail the making of various sequences, relations with the director, explores the cultural premises of this immortal work and the historical context of the struggle for innovation in the cinematography of the Seventies. Above all, it reveals Luciano Tovoli’s passion and tireless search for an expressive use of color in films, providing us with a first-hand experience of an incredible adventure in aesthetics.
The ASC has posted a very interesting article called «Terror in Technicolor» READ HERE