Modernist Master: Michelangelo Antonioni

Durga Chew-Bose on Red Desert

120 minutesR

Jun 17
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Writer and essayist Durga Chew-Bose considers the performances of Red Desert star Monica Vitti and the crucial contribution that the actress made to Antonioni's work.

Durga Chew-Bose

Durga Chew-Bose is a writer and editor based in Montreal. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, CURA. Magazine, T: The New York Times Style Magazine, The Globe and Mail, and Interview Magazine, among other publications. Her debut collection of essays, Too Much and Not the Mood, was published last year.