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(book "Quel Bowling sul Tevere" - segment "The Dangerous Thread of Things") / (screenplay - segment "The Dangerous Thread of Things")
(screenplay) / (story)
Collection of short stories:
"Quel bowling sul Tevere" Torino: Giulio Einaudi editore s.p.a., 1983. English translation by William Arrowsmith: "That Bowling Alley on the Tiber: Tales of a Director" Oxford University Press, 1985. Antonioni's and Wim Wenders
1995 feature 'Al di là delle nuvole' is based on five of the short stories.
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I have to admit that I have no method of creating [the story for my] films; a film simply occurs to me. Il Grido
(1957) occurred to me while I was looking at a wall, L'Avventura
(1960) while I was on board a yacht, heading toward an island in the Mediterranean. A girl that I knew, a friend of my wife's, had disappeared. A thorough search was conducted but they found nothing. She had just ...
Film historian Virginia Wright Wexman once described Antonioni's perspective on the world as that of a "post-religious Marxist and existentialist intellectual.".
Meditation on the spiritual cost of modernity