“We have lost not only one of the greatest living directors but also a master of modern cinema. Without Antonioni, cinema would not have been the same.”
-Rome's Mayor Walter Veltroni-
Tributes to the great man are popping up all over the Internet. Here are the links to a few favorites for those interested.
Kimberly Lindberg's heartfelt and touching tribute can be found here at her fabulous Cinebeats blog:
Tim Lucas has posted an equally moving tribute at the unstoppable Video Watchblog:
Roger Ebert's look at the maestro can be found here:
Robert Monell's look at him can be found at his I'm In A Jess Franco State Of Mind blog:
A very interesting article by Fred Gardner can be found here:
Andrew Pulver lists his favorite Antonioni scenes here:
Here is an article detailing Italy's mourning of the great man:
Many more will of course pop up in the upcoming weeks. These are a few of the best that I have found so far for those interested.