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Entries from August 2007

L’Eclisse (1962)

August 30th, 2007 · 6 Comments

After exploring the art of remakes, I’m embarking on a quest for some bona fide art cinema. Here’s the last of five articles on the films of Michelangelo Antonioni (1912-2007). I wrote this while sipping coffee product I can neither spell nor pronounce. By Joe Valdez Walking out on her boyfriend (Francisco Rabal) after what […]

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Tags: Ambiguous ending

La Notte (1961)

August 28th, 2007 · No Comments

After exploring the art of remakes, I’m embarking on a quest for some bona fide art cinema. Here’s the last of five articles on the films of Michelangelo Antonioni (1912-2007). I wrote this while sipping coffee product I can neither spell nor pronounce. By Joe Valdez In Milan, famed novelist Giovanni (Marcello Mastroianni) and his […]

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Tags: 24 hour time frame · Bathtub scene

L’Avventura (1960)

August 26th, 2007 · 1 Comment

After exploring the art of remakes, I’m embarking on a quest for some bona fide art cinema. Here’s the last of five articles on the films of Michelangelo Antonioni (1912-2007). I wrote this while sipping coffee product I can neither spell nor pronounce. By Joe Valdez Pampered rich girl Anna (Lea Massari) joins her best […]

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Tags: Ambiguous ending · Road trip · Small town · Train