Michelangelo Antonioni’s film is an inquiry into the modernist concern of what art is and how it affects life.
The piercing supplements manage to contextualize an essential film without smothering it with over-explanation.
La Notte remains at once the most bracingly concrete and amorously diffuse of Michelangelo Antonioni’s films.
Three films from the Taviani brothers receive a commendable Blu-ray debut on this three-disc set from Cohen Media Group.
Cinephiles can finally quench their thirst for metonymic mastery by viewing the entirety of Antonioni’s modernist trilogy in stunning 1080p high-definition.
The final film in Antonioni’s modernist trilogy comes to Blu-ray with a sparkling transfer and the same solid extras found on Criterion’s old DVD.
An emotionally acute and devastating deconstruction of the interpersonal travails of the bourgeoisie, La Notte remains at once the most bracingly concrete and amorously diffuse work of Antonioni’s structuralist period.