Single day minor rental jobs have been omitted.

Follows a chronological list, or you can see the projects selected by application fields:  FEATURE FILMS   COMMERCIALS   LIVE TV SHOWS   TRADE SHOWS / CONVENTIONS   RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

2005

  TFEP

 Development

Feasibility study mini autonomous RPV electric helicopter

2005

    TFEP     Feature film

"LUCKY NUMBER SLEVIN"  starring Josh Harnett, Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman

35mm Blimp Aerial shooting service

2004

    TFEP     Feature film

"STAY" dir Marc Foster, DoP Roberto Shaefer

35mm Blimp Aerial shooting service

2003

Live Tv show

"SCOMMETTIAMO CHE?"- 14 Shows

Two  hot air balloon shaped blimps with water release

FX supervisor. Development of technical devices to realize bets on stage

 

2002/2003

    TFEP     Feature film

Development

Detachable  mags Graphite fiber 35mm camera

2001

Live Tv show

"SCOMMETTIAMO CHE?"- 15 Shows

FX supervisor. Develops technical devices in a bet based show

 

2000

Live Tv show

Political election in Greece

"SCOMMETTIAMO CHE?"- 15 Shows

Outdoor blimp shooting Tv service

Two radio controlled Shower cabins - develops technical devices to realize bets on stage

1999 Commercial "Bardhal Motor Oil" 1/8 scale metal car running trough flames  

1999

Commercial "WWF SAVE THE TIGER"  Malaysia Outdoor 35mm Blimp Aerial shooting service

The 45 seconds commercial was exclusively shot with the Flying-Eye in the primary jungle

1997/1999 TV show "MADE IN ITALY"  Documentary Indoor and outdoor aerial shooting Tv service  

1999

Live Tv show

"CARRAMBA CHE FORTUNA"-14 Shows

MTV European music award

Aerial shooting Tv service

Flying Saucers

1998 Live Tv show "CARRAMBA CHE FORTUNA"-14 Shows Blimp aerial shooting Tv service  

1998

Live Tv show

"New Year`s Eve in Athens"

Blimp aerial shooting Tv service

 

1997

    TFEP     Feature film

"SNAKEEYES" starring Nicholas Cage

Director Brian de Palma

35mm Blimp Aerial shooting service

Prop Blimp

1997 Theater "MI CONSENTA" Montesano - 65 shows Flying Saucer Landing on stage
1997     TFEP     Feature film "WHAT DREAMS MAY COME"

starring Robin Williams

Aerial shooting 35mm service with delta wing
1996 Documentary Hippo`s produced by Paneikon Develops an r/c boat with video camera
1996 Tv miniseries "A SPASSO NEL TEMPO" Piper Cub explosion in flight
1996 Feature Film "BANZAI" Zero II WWW Fighter full size fuselage

1/8 scale model

1996 Tv miniseries "DESERTO DI FUOCO" RC Helicopter for flight sequence and explosion in Sahara desert
1996 Trade show Radio DJ Flying Saucer

1996

Live Tv show

"CARRAMBA CHE SORPRESA"-14 Shows

"FESTIVAL DI SANREMO"- 3 Shows

Aerial shooting Tv service

1995 Live Tv show "Sognando sognando" Special effects - RC Cloud flying on stage  

1995

Producer

Enel   "1000 Megawatts di luce"

 Enel   "Wind generator"

Aerial  and standard 35mm service

1994 Convention Motorola Flying Saucer  

1992/1994

TFEP

Development

35mm motion picture camera single piece

1993

Live Tv show

"SCOMMETTIAMO CHE"

Little car pushing real one

1992 Trade show Ford Italy - salone dell`auto Torino Display aluminum hand

1992

Feature Film

"BLUE TORNADO"

starring Dirk Benedict Patsy Kensit

Flying chase and dogfight scenes, scratch built 4 Tornado, 4 F-104, 2 byron Kfir

1991

Live Tv show

'Ora di Punta' - 95 daily shows

Animated Backing: train, cars and airplane in a city

 

1991 Commercial Fiat Tipo 1/10 car model  
1991

Live Tv show

'Ola raffaela' - 5 shows

Jokes and tech devices  
1990 Live Tv show

'Alla ricerca della`Arca' - 13 shows

Animated backing

1990 Convention Ford Italy RC steering controls and electric motors installed on 8 real cars  
1990 Live Tv show Fantastico 11 - 16 shows Jokes and tech devices  
1990 TV miniseries "ACHILLE LAURO", vojage of terror Model planes for stage shooting DC-9, F-14  

1990

1989

Live Tv show

Alla ricerca dell`Arca - 27 shows

Seal r/c interactive animatronic

1990 Live Tv show Incontri televisivi - 15 shows Visual special effects and Flying-Saucers  
1989 TV miniseries Le Gorille RC  F-16 flying in the Sahara desert  
1988 Live Tv show Esplorando - 15 shows Interactive r/c animatronic

 

1987 Commercial Vespa Piaggio 1/10 scale Vespa

1987 Commercial Lancia Prisma

dir Roger Christian

City Miniature, AB 206 flying on set

1987

Trade show

Comau

Archita`s dove, first historical automata replica

1987 Commercial Firestone R/c Tire developed for the commercial and used in several trade shows
1986 Commercial "Riccadonna" dir Lester Bookbinder 1 foot gold-plated nib  
1986 Commercial Lancia Y 10, DoP Hugh Johnson Double size car back
1986 TV miniseries "UN SICILIANO IN SICILIA" R/c WW2 planes: P51  Mustang and Waco gliders

30 foot PIAGGIO P108 BOMBER

1985

Live Tv show

Fantastico 5 - 32 shows

Live interactive animatronics

1985 Commercial Fiat Croma, DoP Peter Biziou 7 feet planet made with model car parts  

1985

TV miniseries

"MUSSOLINI AND I" HBO miniseries  Bob Hoskins Susan Sarandon

R/c WW2 planes: B25 Mitchell formation, German Paragliders

1985 Feature Film "THE ATLANTIS INTERCEPTOR" R/C AB 212, MBB Bolkow heli  
1985 Feature Film "COLPO DI FULMINE" R/c Mitsubishi Zero and Texan AT- 6 for dogfight scenes
1984 Commercial Ford Fiesta

Dir Willie Patterson, DoP Nick Lewin

 Two 1/4 scale radio controlled car model
1984 Tv show Fantastico 4 6 clear r/c spheres rolling on stage during a ballet
1984 Commercial Ford Fiesta Xr2

Dir Taviani Brothers, DoP Luciano Tovoli

1/10 scale car model and rigs
1984 Tv show Galassia 2 - 15 shows Prop r/c futuristic TV cameras  

1984

Feature Film

"JOR THE HUNTER OF THE FUTURE"

Starship and flying monster

1983

Theater

La vita comincia ogni mattina - 105 shows

Prop r/c blimp

1983 Commercial Burgo Scottex Cessna 182
1983 Feature Film "ESCAPE FROM BRONX" Helicopter explosion in flight

1983

Feature Film

"FANTOZZI SUBISCE ANCORA"

Ecourreille Heli - miniature on fire

1982 Feature Film "TIGER JOE" R/c Cessna 182 and  PIPER Comanche  
1982 Tv show Due di tutto Prop r/c blimp, r/c heli landing on stage
1982 Feature Film "LAST COBRA" R/c AB 206 explosion
1981 Feature Film "HUNTERS OF THE GOLDEN COBRA" R/c Texan AT-6 and russian commuter  

1981

Feature Film

"LA POLIZIOTTA VA A NEW YORK"

R/c 1/10 scale Douglas DC-3

 

1980 Feature Film "BIG MIRACLES" Radio-controlled visual FX supervisor  
1980 Feature Film THE LAST HUNTER Bell 212 r/c Heli dropping napalm  

1980

Feature Film

"Il sangue del tiranno" dir.Miklós Jancsó

visual FX

 

1979/1978

Concerts

La carovana del mediterraneo - 27 shows

Props and visual FX on stage

 

1978 Feature Film "CONCORDE AFFAIRE 79" Starring James Franciscus and Mimsy Farmer R/c 9 feet Concorde - 1/3 fuselage for underwater scenes - display model for studio production

1977

Feature Film

"KILLER FISH" feat. Lee Majors, Barbara Carrera and Margaux Hemingway

 R/c AB 206 Heli

 

1976

Feature Film

"THE DOPE WAY"

two 8 foot P64 chasing under a prop bridge

1975

Feature Film

"CATTIVI PENSIERI"

Cessna 310 1/6 scale

 

1977 Feature Film "Il figlio dello Sceicco" starring Thomas Milian Two radio controlled race boat  

1976

Feature Film

"HOLOCAUST  2000"

Starring Kirk Douglas

Executive Learjet 1/7 scale

 

 

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 FEATURE FILMS

"UN SICILIANO IN SICILIA" R/c WW2 planes: P51  Mustang and Waco gliders

30 foot PIAGGIO P108 BOMBER

 

"LAST COBRA"

R/c AB 206 explosion

"THE DOPE WAY" two 8 foot P64 chasing under a prop bridge

"CONCORDE AFFAIRE 79"

Starring James Franciscus and Mimsy Farmer

R/c 10 foot Concorde - 1/3 fuselage for underwater scenes- 5 foot model for studio production   
"FANTOZZI SUBISCE ANCORA" 1/6 Ecourreille Heli - miniature on fire
"ESCAPE FROM BRONX" RC Helicopter explosion in flight
"JOR THE HUNTER OF THE FUTURE" Starship and  flapping wing monster    
"MUSSOLINI AND I" HBO miniseries  Bob Hoskins Susan Sarandon R/c WW2 planes: B25 Mitchell formation, German Paragliders    
"DESERTO DI FUOCO" RC Helicopter for flight sequence and explosion in Sahara desert

"BLUE TORNADO"

starring Dirk Benedict Patsy Kensit

dogfight scenes, scratch built 4 Tornado, 4 F-104, 2 Byron Kfir  
"A SPASSO NEL TEMPO" Piper Cub explosion in flight
"COLPO DI FULMINE" P-51 Mustang Machine gun burst on wings with explosions synchronized on ground
"SNAKEEYES" Prop blimp

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 COMMERCIALS

"Bubble Gum" Perfetti

dir  Jack Venat

4 foot car model with electric motors,

 300 lbs driver on a 10% slope

 
Ford Fiesta Xr2

Dir Taviani Brothers, DoP Luciano Tovoli

1/10 scale car model and rigs to run on the sphere.
Ford Fiesta

Dir Willie Patterson, DoP Nick Lewin

 Two radio controlled 1/4 scale car model with differential, shock absorbers, inflatable tires.  
Lancia Prisma

dir Roger Christian

City Miniature 30'x40', AB 206 flying on set
Vespa Piaggio

Dir Roger Christian

Radio controlled 1/10 scale Vespa  
Burgo Scottex "A cleaning paper that can only be tear by an extraordinary event."

this was the preliminary test to set the right camera speed and position

Firestone F160

 Italy, Spain, Venezuela, France, Germany

R/c Tire developed for a commercial and used in several Trade Shows worldwide. 0/15 mph, steering range 7 feet
Lancia Y 10, DoP Hugh Johnson This concept was twice scale, to enable the actress to open the rear door of the car, step inside  entering the city.

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   Live TV shows

Alla ricerca dell`Arca - 27 shows Seal r/c interactive animatronics   
"Fantastico 5" - 32 shows Live interactive animatronics
"Scommettiamo che" This little car was built as part of a TV. challenge to push a full-size car, and did so for 9 feet.
"MTV music Awards" Europe Two Flying Saucers
"Due di tutto"  RC prop blimp
"Alla ricerca dell`Arca" - 13 shows Animated backing
"Fantastico 4" - 14 shows 6 radio controlled spheres performing in a ballet

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TRADE SHOWS / CONVENTIONS

COMAU Archita`s dove, first historical automata replica
Ford Italy Display aluminum hand
DJ Radio Flying Saucer
Firestone R/c Tire developed for a commercial  and used in several trade shows. 0/15 mph.steering range 7 feet
FORD europe RC steering controls and electric motors installed on 8 real cars  

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RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

One piece 35mm Camera Kevlar-graphite fiber ultra light 35mm Motion Picture CAMERA with 250 foot mags, reflex viewing, quartz speed control 5 to 50 fps, LCD display
Detach Mags 35mm Camera Kevlar-graphite fiber ultra light 35mm Motion Picture CAMERA with detachable 400 (500) and 1000 foot mags, reflex viewing, quartz speed control 5 to 50 fps, LCD display
R/c Blimp Camera R/C 35mm BLIMP s carrying 35mm Motion picture or HDTV Cameras, with remote head and video link. Indoor and Outdoor version.

Crazy a spherical shape? Try to satisfy the director`s requests with a common finned dirigible....

Electric PRV helicopter 500 gr. payload @ 400 watts - 3 kg  @ 640 watts. No mechanical links between the tail  and the main rotor. The fuselage length can be adjusted to install different blades for different payloads and flying profiles. The  rotor "floating" head allows the four blades to remain on the same plane when controls are applied to minimize  noise and drag in fast forward flight. The body may be reversed for balancing.  
R/c Boat Remote controlled Boat for underwater imaging, lens travels from above water to 4 feet deep. Can be anchored via radio and switch to sleep mode. The waves don't affect the camera steadiness
R/c Delta Wing Remote controlled DELTA-WING carrying both film and TV Cameras or Camcorders. The camera drops down during flight for 360 degree pans
R/C Heli Camera Remote controlled HELICOPTERS carrying both Motion Picture and TV Cameras or Camcorders. Electric motor TV version is available for restricted areas