A fascinating hybrid of human communication and the wondrous extraction of a metamorphic rock which we call marble.

“Marble quarries are places so unbelievable and striking, they almost feel like they are big theaters or sets,” says Yuri Ancarani.

The Italian filmaker explored a quarry and documented the boss and his troops extract marble with diggers and silent gestures.

A couple of diggers probably would have handy in the 1600's to make the Taj.

Watch this short clip below...