The film is made with different video materials concerning the work of Gianluca Lerici aka Prof. Bad Trip
painter and graphic artist dead at the age of 43 three years ago: the film contains documentary scenes as
well as graphics elaborations inspired by his work, little fiction video footage, a concert with Fausto Romitelli's
music dedicated to his opera, and various shots taken from an installation, from some expositions and the Sistina
Underground Chapel made by Gianluca in his studio. This is a little portrait about him done by his "trip's companions"
to let know the art of this King Volcano painter to other people.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Romano Guelfi (1969) works as filmmaker, actor and camera operator for both independent and commercial productions
over the last twenty years: graduated in Cinema writes also taking an interest in materials and in representation
of the art forms; he has also collaborated with Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub during the last ten years, producing
the film video of the theatre's works and taking part twice as actor for their film.