A Jewish-Refugee Filmmaker's Urban American
The New YorkerA Jewish-Refugee Filmmaker's Urban American Vision - The New ...The New YorkerRichard Brody on the documentary filmmaker Manfred Kirchheimer (“Tall: The American Skyscraper and Louis Sullivan”), the subject of a retrospective at MOMA.and more »
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 12:30 pm
Tra Cinecittà e Capri il film di Godard con
La RepubblicaTra Cinecittà e Capri il film di Godard con Bardot e Piccoli, sul set de 'Il disprezzo'La RepubblicaArriva il 6 febbraio per la prima volta nella versione integrale e restaurata il film di Jean Luc Godard 'Il disprezzo' tratto dal romanzo di Alberto Moravia. Il film che è un omaggio al cinema e all'Italia racconta la storia di uno scrittore e di sua ...
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 11:38 am
Oscar Nominee Isabelle Huppert Looks Back at
VarietyOscar Nominee Isabelle Huppert Looks Back at Her Early CareerVarietyYou've acted in more than 100 films since, working with some of the world's best directors — Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol, Michael Haneke — on multiple occasions. I think I missed quite a few opportunities early on — though I did “The Judge and ...and more »
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 10:17 am
Rings review - Den of Geek UK
Den of Geek UKRings reviewDen of Geek UKJean-Luc Godard once said something to the effect that a story needs a beginning, middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order. Rings doesn't really have much of a story, but it does have three beginnings, so it must be really, really good. Right?and more »
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 7:37 am
Il disprezzo di Jean-Luc Godard torna al
Taxidrivers.itIl disprezzo di Jean-Luc Godard torna al cinema in versione restaurataTaxidrivers.itIl romanzo di Alberto Moravia diviene il pretesto per uno dei film più lineari e narrativi di Jean-Luc Godard, dove il paesaggio mediterraneo e marino offre un sontuoso contrasto alla volgarità del milieu cinematografico e all'amarezza della fine di ...
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 6:26 am
Gimme Shelter shows the day truth in cinema
The Zapruder film, an earlier murder caught on film, hasn't helped us to find out who killed John F. Kennedy either. Jean-Luc Godard's idea that "cinema is truth 24 frames a second" took a battering that day, along with Meredith Hunter.
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 1:00 am
Day for Night
The charge most commonly leveled at Francois Truffaut's "Day for Night" -- most famously by his compatriot and sometimes-coworker Jean-Luc Godard, in a letter since published many times -- is that it's frivolous. As a comedic dramatization of the ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 10:51 pm
French New Wave legend Agnes Varda is coming
Although less well known than Nouvelle Vague counterparts like Francois Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard, Varda virtually kick-started the movement single-handedly in 1955 with La Pointe Courte, a film about a crumbling marriage told against the backdrop of ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:20 pm
'We Come as Friends': Sudan's chronic
The result is a visually stunning, morally disorienting polemic that has more in common with the experimental collages of Chris Marker and Jean-Luc Godard than the work of Michael Moore. Like "Darwin's Nightmare," which was nominated for an Academy Award ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 7:25 am
Why were 60s film sirens 'bored'?
It reminded me of another girl in a Sixties movie. In fact, it's a film, from 1963, often said to be Jean-Luc Godard's best, but I have never liked it, because Brigitte Bardot's performance drives me mad: Le Mepris. "Do you think my feet are pretty?"
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:10 am