The Cast. Clemens von Wedemeyer

The Cast comprises four new works that take their starting point from a cinematic theme, including a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the tricks of the trade, a journey through the history of Italian cinema from the opening of Cinecittà in the 1930s, and a look at Rome's occupied Teatro Valle. The Cast is the work of Berlin-based artist Clemens von Wedemeyer, a leading figure among a yonuger generation of international artists committed to merging film with the visual arts. MAXXI, Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo, Via Guido Reni 4a, tel. 063210181,