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Michelangelo Antonioni
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Born: 29 September 1912 Died: 30 July 2007

Born and residing in: Italy

Height: 5' 10"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Enrica Antonioni


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Published 4 years, 3 months ago 122 comments
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The Idiot's Guide To Famous (Classic) Filmmakers (85 items)
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Published 2 years, 4 months ago 17 comments
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
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Published 4 years, 5 months ago 20 comments
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The Director and The Muse (36 items)
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Published 3 years, 1 month ago 20 comments
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Directors on the set (23 items)
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Published 4 years, 4 months ago 9 comments

Michelangelo Antonioni Videos



About: Michelangelo Antonioni has been universally recognized as one of the great masters of cinema, celebrated for such classic films as L'Avventura, La Notte, Eclipse, The Red Desert, Blowup, and The Passenger. His contribution was to bring the language of modern art to narrative films--to communicate the alienation, fragmentation and confusion of the contemporary world through his visionary images. Antonioni was born in the northern Italian city of Ferrara in 1912. As an undergraduate ... (more)

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1. Blow-Up (1966)
Rating:
7.7
657 Watched
2. L'Avventura (1960)
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7.9
253 Watched
3. La Notte (1961)
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8.2
211 Watched
4. The Passenger (1975)
Rating:
7.7
195 Watched
5. L'Eclisse (1962)
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8
186 Watched



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1. Blow-Up (1966)
Rating:
7.7
657 Watched
2. L'Avventura (1960)
Rating:
7.9
253 Watched
3. La Notte (1961)
Rating:
8.2
211 Watched
4. The Passenger (1975)
Rating:
7.7
195 Watched
5. L'Eclisse (1962)
Rating:
8
186 Watched



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2. Room 666 (1982)
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4. Arena (1975)
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6.3
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1. 1960 (2010)
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""You know what I would like to do: make a film with actors standing in empty space so that the spectator would have to imagine the background of the characters.""


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"Monica Vitti (4 Movies) - L'Avventura - La Notte - L'Eclisse - Red Desert"


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"Fellini I believe Federico was more concerned with the outer life of the people in his films. I am concerned with their inner lives—why they do what they do. (source)"


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"01. Blowup (1966) 02. L'avventura (The Adventure, 1960) 03. Zabriskie Point (1970) 04. The Passenger (1975) 05. Eclipse (1962) 06. La Notte (The Night, 1961) 07. Red Desert (1964) 08. Beyond the Clouds (1995)"


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"Filmmakers Insulting Filmmakers “Antonioni is the only important director I have nothing good to say about. He bores me; he’s so solemn and humorless.” Francois Truffaut on Michelangelo Antonioni “Fellini, Kurosawa, and Bunuel move in the same field as Tarkovsky. Antonioni was on his way, but expired, suffocated by his own tediousness.” Ingmar Bergman on Michelangelo Antonioni By JOWL "


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"Antonioni has never properly learnt his craft. He's an aesthete. If, for example, he needs a certain kind of road for The Red Desert, then he gets the houses repainted on the damned street. That is the attitude of an aesthete. He took great care over a single shot, but didn't understand that a film is a rhythmic stream of images, a living, moving process; for him, on the contrary, it was such a shot, then another shot, then yet another. So, sure, there are some brilliant bits in his films.... I "


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"Was to cinema what Albert Camus was to litterature. Imagine L'Etranger directed by Antonioni and starring Alain Delon, circa 1965. But since that never happened L'Avventura, L'Eclisse & Blow-Up are personal favourites. "


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