Modernity

Excellent film essay about film director Michelangelo Antonioni’s two masterworks ‘L’avventura’ and ‘Il deserto rosso’. His films stand out even more so today in their astute analysis of the absurdities of life in the second half of 20th century and the ever increasing encroachment of technology and soulless technocracy.

And here is a modern day sitcom equivalent by US comedian Louis C K in his groundbreaking series ‘Horace and Pete’ analyising life’s complicated arrangements.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4nBILW5pik