Je crois qu'il tranchait avec les autres personnages masculins d'Antonioni:
Giuliana has already been sexually assaulted once this evening.
In general, Antonioni downplays the occupation of his female characters relative to his male protagonists.
If only I could somehow have the power to choose which sounds I hear.
Vorrei poterli scegliere durante la giornata.
A bride and groom were posing in front of the blood-red, main door of the ring for their matrimonial photographs.
As already observed, it is frequently the offhand remark, the loverboysusa cumshot gesture, the throwaway image to which meaning adheres.
Grunes so simply articulates one of the central heartbreaking motifs of the entire film:
But wherever David Locke might otherwise find himself, he remains a stranger in a strange land.
It is not easy, however, to relate such an interpretation to the final shot of the film, that of a luminous streetlight, an image which does not conform to that of either a solar or lunar eclipse.