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“Who needs beautiful things nowadays Claudia? How long will they last? Back then they built for the ages. But today, how long do they last? Ten, 20 years and then?
Tags » Michelangelo Antonioni
Blow-Up is a film that, as seen over 50 years later, can best be interpreted as an artifact of a specific time and place. I think Antonioni probably wouldn’t object – the plot of the film, if you can even call it that, feels quite secondary to the atmosphere, the mood, and feel of the film. 298 more words