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Antonioni, Michelangelo

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L'avventura by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

140 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered by many to be Michelangelo Antonioni's masterpiece. L'Avventura is an examination of alienation and self-discovery found in the morally decadent world of the idle rich. Less concerned with a smooth plotline, Antonioni tells his story through the use of symbolic images and flawless character development. Using "real time" camera shots and rich, landscape imagery, Michelangelo Antonioni creates an unpredictable world where nothing is ever resolved
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

55 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,410 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'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

104 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man's essential solitude is the subject of Antonioni's trilogy of films that includes L'Avventura and La Notte. Vittoria leaves her lover of four years and begins an affair with Piero, a stockbroker, but finally decides to eschew marriage or a flawed relationship. (Does not circulate)
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

63 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,027 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 )

42 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter assumes the identity of a dead man. The more he does this, the further he is from his true identity. When he finds himself in danger, will he be able to become himself once again, or will it be too late?
Il deserto rosso by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

56 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 725 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
That bowling alley on the Tiber : tales of a director by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

49 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, one of the world's great filmmakers gives us a rare and extraordinary revealing glimpse into his mind and peculiarly cinematic point of view. ... here he offers thrity-three richly suggestive pieces describing ideas for films as yet unproduced. These are not stories in the usual sense, but a series of narrative or imagistic "nuclei" which will, when elaborated, grow into fully developed scripts to be modified once again in actual shooting. ... these pieces take us into the workshop of a director who is at once a visual poet, modernist, intellectual, and acute observer of the human condition"--Book jacket
Lo sceicco bianco = The white sheik by Federico Fellini( Visual )

37 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Fellini film newlyweds arrive in Rome for their honeymoon. The is obsessed with the "White Sheik" the hero of a soap opera photo romance strip and sneaks away to find him, leaving her conventional, petit bourgeois husband in hysterics as he tries to hide his wife's disappearance from his strait-laced relatives who are waiting to go with them to visit the Pope. A satirical film, targeting the trashy ?foto romanzi? comic strips that were extremely popular in Italy when the film was made
Screenplays. With an introd. by the author by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman returns to her home town of Turin to set up a new fashion salon and gets involved with a troubled woman and her three wealthy friends
Identificazione di una donna by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

37 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 418 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
L'avventura : a film by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 399 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
Il Grido = Outcry by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative follows Aldo, a young refinery mechanic who, when faced with the sudden end of a seven-year affair with a married woman, abandons his past and embarks on an aimless quest with their young daughter in tow. His travels take him to the home of an old flame, to a filling station owned by a lonely widow on a desolate stretch of highway, and into the arms of a prostitute in an impoverished fishing community. But he can find no relief from his undying love for Irma and must return to her village
Cronaca di un amore by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

35 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paola is the beautiful and jealously guarded younger wife of a shady factory owner, Enrico Fontana. In order to investigate her romantic history he hires a private detective, which ironically brings Paola back into contact with former lover Guido, with whom she resurrects a lost passion. Dogged by the suspicions of their respective mates, they are drawn closer to each other in the face of adversity, and begin to plot Enrico's demise
Michelangelo Antonioni's Zabriskie Point( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 310 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
The passenger by Mark Peploe( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Par-dela les nuages by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploration of desire through four stories of love and illusion
I vinti = The vanquished( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenging the linear narrative by weaving multiple story lines and exploring a directorial style way ahead of his time, director Michelangelo Antonioni's unique triptych film, features three murders, one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for dubious motives. In the France segment, a group of adolescents kill for money, even though they don't need it; in the London segment, a poet uncovers a woman's body and tries to profit from the discovery; and in the Italian segment, a student becomes caught up in a smuggling ring, with deadly results. With elements that serve as a precursor to Blowup, Antonioni explores how modern society can produce nihilistic tendencies in the least likely characters
Eros by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, delves into the possible reasons why his stress seems to manifest itself in a recurring erotic dream; and a story of unrequited love about a beautiful, 1960s high-end call girl in an impossible affair with her young tailor
Il deserto rosso by Carlo Di Carlo( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An-tung-ni-ao-ni

An-tung-ni-ao-ni 1912-2007

Antonioni 1912-2007

Antonioni, M.

Antonioni, M. 1912-2007

Antonioni, M. (Mikelandželo), 1912-2007

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, forgatókönyvíró

Michelangelo Antonioni réalisateur et scénariste 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

Антониони Микеланжело

Микеланджело Антониони

Микеланџело Антониони италијански режисери сценарист

Мікеланджело Антоніоні

Мікеланджэла Антаніоні

Միքելանջելո Անտոնիոնի

אנטוניוני, מיכלאנג'לו 1912-2007

מיכלאנג'לו אנטוניוני

מיכלאנג'לו אנטוניוני סופר איטלקי

أنطونيوني، مايكل أنجلو، 1912-2007

مايكل أنجلو أنطونيوني

مائیکل انجیلو انتونیونی

ميكيل أنجلو أنطونيوني، 1912-2007

میکل‌آنجلو آنتونیونی فیلمنامه‌نویس، نویسنده، و کارگردان ایتالیایی

मिकेलांजेलो अँतोनियोनी

মিকেলাঞ্জেলো আন্তোনিওনি

മൈക്കലാഞ്ചലോ അന്റോണിയോണി

มีเกลันเจโล อันโตนีโอนี

მიქელანჯელო ანტონიონი

미켈란젤로 안토니오니

안토니오니, 미켈란젤로 1912-2007

アントニオーニ, ミケランジェロ

ミケランジェロ・アントニオーニ

米开朗基罗·安东尼奥尼

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The passengerIl deserto rossoLo sceicco bianco = The white sheikErosAntonioni, or, The Surface of the worldThe films of Michelangelo AntonioniAntonioni : the poet of images