Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Another 40 wins & 15 nominations.
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(book "Quel Bowling sul Tevere" - segment "The Dangerous Thread of Things") / (screenplay - segment "The Dangerous Thread of Things")
(screenplay) / (story)
Wrote film criticism and theater reviews for newspaper "Il Corriere Padano" (1935), film magazines "Cinema" (1940) and "Film d'oggi", "la Fiera letteraria", "Film rivisita", and underground paper "Italia libera" (1946-1949) (see "Michelangelo critico cinematografico (1935-1949)" edited by Aldo Tassone, in Bianco e Nero (Rome), ...
M. Antonioni | Michelangiolo Antonioni
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I don't know anything about the way a film is born, nothing about the manner of it, the lying-in, the 'big bang', the first three minutes. Whether the images in those first three minutes are born out of their author's deep desire, or if - in an ontological sense - they merely are what they are. I wake up one morning with my head full of images. I don't know where they come from, or how or why. ...
He was made a Fellow of the British Film Institute, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to film culture.
Frequently deals with incommunicability