Born in Roma, Italy. In 1953 he went to São Paulo, where lives until these days. He is a director producer, writer and director of photography. In 1970, he directed the classic feature film Bang Bang. He was the first one to use portable video equipments in Brazil and, between 1977 and 1984, he made a wide research about American Indian’s Culture. Also, he is a film language researcher and currently he is the Extrema Company’s director.