Introduction to screening of Antonioni's 'Blow Up'

  • Glyn Davis (Speaker)

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

This screening was connected to the David Bailey exhibition at the National Galleries of Scotland. Having spoken at that exhibition on Bailey's film about Andy Warhol, I was invited to introduce this screening. (The lead character in Antonioni's film is said to be based in part on Bailey). The screening was sold out, with an audience of 120.
Period15 Sep 2015
Held atFilmhouse cinema

Keywords

  • David Bailey
  • Michelangelo Antonioni
  • Pop cinema
  • photography
  • cinema
  • Blow Up