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Michelangelo Antonioni Edit Profile

filmmaker

Michelangelo ANTONIONI, Italian film director. Award, Cannes 1960); Awards of the National.

Background

ANTONIONI, Michelangelo was born on September 29, 1912 in Ferrara. Son of Carlo Antonioni and Elisabetta Antonioni.

Education

Cardent, Centro Sperimentale Cinematografia, Rome, 1942. Diploma in economics, University Bologna, Italy. Doctor (honorary), University California, Berkeley, 1993.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), La Sapienza University, Rome, 1993.

Career

Gente del Po 1943-1947, Amorosa Menzogna 1949, N.U. 1948, Sette Canne un Vestito, La Villa dei Mostri, Superstizione 1949 (documentaries); Cronaca di un Amore 1950, La Signora Senza Camelie 1951-1952, 1 Vinti 1952, Amore in Citta 1953, Le Amiche 1955, II Grido 1957. L’Avventura 1959 (Critics’ Film critic, scriptwriter, 1936-1940. With Italia libera, 1942. Member editorial staff Cinema review, 1942.

Film critic Corriere Padano, 1944-1945, L'Italia Libera.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping-pong, tennis.

Connections

Married 1st Letizia Balboni in 1942. Married 2nd Enrica Fico in 1986.

father:
Carlo Antonioni

mother:
Elisabetta Antonioni

spouse:
Letizia Balboni

spouse:
Enrica Fico