Andrei Tarkovsky, Michelangelo Antonioni & Tonino Guerra
(Fonte: andreii-tarkovsky, via directors-gone-wild)
Today’s Most Talked about Personality
Then you must begin a reading program immediately so that you may understand the crises of our age. Begin with the late Romans, including Boethius, of course. Then you should dip rather extensively into early Medieval. You may skip the Renaissance and the Enlightenment. That is mostly dangerous propaganda. Now that I think of it, you had better skip the Romantics and the Victorians, too. For the contemporary period, you should study some selected comic books. I recommend Batman especially, for he tends to transcend the abysmal society in which he’s found himself. His morality is rather rigid, also. I rather respect Batman.
— Ignatius Reilly in A Confederacy of Dunces (via clintisiceman)
I imagine that you’d like to become a success or something equally vile.
— John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces (via)
Caspar David Friedrich, Nebelschwaden, Waft of Mist, 1820. Germany. Hamburger Kunsthalle.