Watch the trailer for “The Importance of Being an Architect”

The documentary film of Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel will premiere at the Milano Design Film Festival 2021.

Architect Antonio Citterio, one of the most renowned Italian designers in the world, is the protagonist of a new documentary that will debut at the Milano Design Film Festival. MyBossWas

The documentary film of Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel – that will premiere at the Milano Design Film Festival 2021 –reflects on the role of architects and architecture in present-day society and beyond.

Set in four acts, the film explores – through the gaze of architect Antonio Citterio, one of the most renowned Italian designers in the world, and architect Patricia Viel, the two co-founders of ACPV – a vision for the architecture of tomorrow, centered on an armistice between nature and the built environment. Alternating dialogues with various personalities from the world of fashion, art and design, and exploring pieces of architecture designed by ACPV, the documentary offers a vision of the post-Covid world, in the midst of the climate crisis and urban redistribution, while guiding the viewer between elements of the design methodology, from data analysis and technological innovation, to travel as an inexhaustible engine of inspiration.