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"I suggest a new relationship between people and their surroundings." - Michelangelo Antonioni is a tribute to Michelangelo Antonioni (b. 1912), an Italian film director and scriptwriter.

This site features an a film library, a bookstore, a poster gallery, several links of interest, and a shop.

The Italian film director Michelangelo Antonioni demonstrated in such compelling and original films as L'avventura and Blow-Up his belief that the failure of human feelings is the cause of modern tragedy.

Born into an upper-middle-class family in Ferrara, Michelangelo Antonioni took a degree in political economics at the University of Bologna. Having decided on a film career, he worked with the directors Roberto Rossellini and Marcel Carné, among others. The first films Antonioni directed were three notable documentary shorts: Gente del Po (1947), La funivia del Faloria (1950), and La villa dei mostri (1950). [Read more...]


Blow-Up (1966)

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Michelangelo Antonioni by Seymour Chatman, Paul Duncan

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