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Antonioni, Michelangelo

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Most widely held works by Michelangelo Antonioni
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

149 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder
L'avventura by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

151 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A party of wealthy Italians land on an uninhabited island. A young woman quarrels with her lover, an architect, and disappears. Although no trace of her can be found, her girlfriend refuses to give up looking for her. With the architect, she searches for her all over Sicily. In the end, they forget her and become lovers. In the words of Antonioni: "I have been struck by the fragility of human relationships, by the moral, political and even physical instability of the modern world in which the physical becomes metaphysical and the frontier between science and science fiction hardly exists. Everyday, we live an adventure, ideological or sentimental."
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

78 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
The passenger by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

31 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Day in and day out, TV reporter David Locke endures a world of defeat and hopelessness--the wars and grandstand politics of his public life and the empty monotomy of his marriage. If he could, Locke would walk away from it all and never return. Fortunately, he is able to take on the identity of a recently deceased man, assuming his wardrobe, passport, appointment book and the dead man's profession as an international gun smuggler
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

63 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monica Vitti stars as Victoria, a young Roman woman just emerging from a stifling relationship with Riccardo, an aloof intellectual (Francisco Rabal). Vittoria meets Piero (Alain Delon), an arrogant young stockbroker with whom she begins a passionate affair. But there are still emotional ties between Vittoria and Riccardo
L'avventura : a film by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

36 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'avventura's debut at Cannes in 1960 baffled and enraged the audience. Its unresolved ending provided an unusual, if not revolutionary change in the way films can be perceived. The author gives a detailed and lucid account of the film
That bowling alley on the Tiber : tales of a director by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Par un célèbre metteur en scène italien, 32 récits nés de notes de films jamais réalisés. Prix Settembrini-Mestre 1983
Screenplays. With an introd. by the author by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

28 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il deserto rosso by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

59 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guiliana is the wife of Ugo, a plant manager in Ravenna. Recently released from the hospital after a car accident, Giuliana is in dire straits mentally, but Ugo thinks she's just hysterical. When she meets the charming Corrado, he seems sympathetic, shares her feeling of being lost, but he doesn't fully understand and his amatory advances are not what she needs. Living in the shadow of industry, surrounded by the blighted landscape of the mechanized wasteland, Guiliana faces the full horror of existential doubt alone, and modernist culture offers her no solace, comfort, or concrete prescription to alleviate her anguish
Lo sceicco bianco The white sheik( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Italian and Korean and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface a satirical comedy about a pair of provinical newlyweds on honeymoon in Rome, the film continues Fellini's exploration of the clash of illusion and reality, mask and face
Blow-up; a film by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

14 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identificazione di una donna by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

54 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wife leaves him, a film director finds himself drawn into affairs with two enigmatic women, while at the same time searching for the right subject (and actress) for his next film
Zabriskie Point by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

83 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une révolte d'étudiants dégénère, et lorsqu'un semeur de trouble est abattu par la police, un policier est tué juste après. Mark, un étudiant rebelle qui croit encore pouvoir changer le monde, est soupçonné du meurtre. Il emprunte un petit avion et au milieu du désert, repère une voiture avec à son bord Daria, une jeune femme qui cherchait la ville de la relaxation et qui est maintenant en route pour Phenix. Mark pose son avion à proximité d'une station-service par manque de carburant, et Daria s'y arrête également. Ils s'entendent parfaitement et partent dans le désert à Zabriskie Point
Il Grido Outcry( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is faced with the sudden end of a seven year affair with a married women when her husband suspects. He takes their daughter and wanders for a year, but realizes he can love only her
Il Deserto rosso Red desert( Visual )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in Italian and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonioni's first color film depicts a woman traumatized by an auto accident who finds herself permanently alienated in her urban milieu
Cronaca di un amore by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

46 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Groundlessly jealous of his wife's romantic past, Enrico Fontana hires a private detective to finally determine whether she is fathful or not. Ironically, his suspicious attitude unconsciously brings his wife, Paola, together with Guido, a man with whom she had once been in love. Paola and Guido's past was clouded in tragedy. Guido had been involved with Paola's close friend's death. Their passion rekindled once again, the lovers even get to the point where they are thinking about murdering Enrico
Michelangelo Antonioni's Zabriskie Point( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and German and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic portrait of late sixties America as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria, who's helping a property developer build a village in the Los Angeles desert, and dropout Mark, who's wanted by the authorities for allegedly killing a policeman during a student riot
Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

32 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Rosette, a girl from a wealthy family, who attempts suicide. From the attempted suicide, she goes on to meet a group of women who she will become friends with--Clelia, Nene, and Navy. The film shows how various experiences in their lives bring about changes in their relationship. It describes the life experiences these friends have, from a suicide to the finding of a new love to a separation to a marriage
Unfinished business : screenplays, scenerios, and ideas by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The creator of such masterpieces as L'Aventura, Blow-Up, Zabriskie Point and The Passenger, Michelangelo Antonioni remains a seminal figure in modern cinema and one of the greatest italian filmmakers - a significance acknowledged by the Academy Award for lifetime achievement in 1995. Unfinished Business is the second book of his writings on cinema and collects scenarios, sketches and screenplays that were left inproduced. As he writes in The Architecture of Vision his films are "documents, not of a completed thought, but of a thought in the making" and this collection reveals the various forms of this thinking and the philosophical preoccupations which his art embraces
Eros by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three movie explorations of eroticism and desire from three of the world's most outstanding directors. A tailor knows from touch the exact measurements needed to create a dress for his longtime unrequited love in The hand. [In] Equilibrium, a harried ad exec describes a mysterious dream woman to his distracted shink. And [in] The dangerous thread of things, plot gives way to mental adventure and a celebration of the female form
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An-tung-ni-ao-ni 1912-2007

Antonioni 1912-2007

Antonioni, M.

Antonioni, M. 1912-2007

Antonioni, M. (Mikelandželo), 1912-2007

Antonioni, Michelangelo

Antonioni, Michelangelo 1912-

Antonioni, Michelangelo 1912-2007

Antonioni, Mikelandželo 1912-2007

Michael Angelus Antonioni

Michelangelo Antonioni

Michelangelo Antonioni cineasta, escritor y pintor italiano

Michelangelo Antonioni Italiaans filmregisseur

Michelangelo Antonioni Italian film director and screenwriter

Michelangelo Antonioni Italienischer Filmregisseur, Autor und Maler

Michelangelo Antonioni olasz filmrendező, forgatknyvr

Michelangelo Antonioni ralisateur et scnariste italien

Michelangelo Antonioni włoski reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Mikelancelo Antonioni

Mikelandželo Antonioni itāļu kinorežisors un scenāriju rakstnieks

Μικελάντζελο Αντονιόνι

Антониони 1912-2007

Антониони, Микеланджело 1912-2007

Микеланджело Антониони

Мікеланджело Антоніоні

Мікеланджэла Антаніоні

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مايكل أنجلو أنطونيوني

مائیکل انجیلو انتونیونی

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The passengerIl deserto rossoUnfinished business : screenplays, scenerios, and ideasErosAntonioni, or, The Surface of the worldThe films of Michelangelo AntonioniAntonioni : the poet of images