R.I.P. Michelangelo Antonioni August 1, 2007Posted by elizabethwong in Art & Visuals, Note2Self, RIP.
Death’s double-whammy this week.
While all film buffs dissected “Blow Up” (1966), not many have seen his banned 1972 documentary (voiced-over by the man himself) of China – “Chung Kuo” during the cultural revolution; an extraordinary exploration of a then closed society.
Torrent of “Chung Kuo” can be downloaded here.
Closing shot of “Blow Up”
The famous single-take closing shot of “The Passenger”