“The First Day of Good Weather”

“In the morning of the 6th of August 1945, one hour before the Enola Gay – the airplane which carried the atomic bomb – the officer Claude Eatherly flew over Hiroshima, because he had to check the weather conditions. In other cities, thousands of people got saved because it was raining that day. The night between the 8th and 9th of July 1999 my father and my brother died in a car accident.
On the 11th of March 2011 a terrible earthquake and a consequent tsunami shook the districts of Miyagi and Iwate, in Japan, and caused the death of nearly 25000 people and the destruction of 475000 houses.

The starting point of this project is a pack of letters that I found at the end of 2012 …” to know more go to Vittorio’s website.

vittoriomortarotti.com

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