Michelangelo Antonioni: On Modernity - Video Essay

by Simone Laterza

In this video essay, Simone Laterza discusses the concept of modernity in relation to two of Michelangelo Antonioni’s most important works, L’Avventura and Il Deserto Rosso, highlighting Antonioni’s penchant for portraying characters in crisis, plagued by existential boredom and unease.

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