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France, 1950 (MIFF 1963, History)

Director: Jacques Baratier

A bright, inconsequent, irresponsible tour of existentialist Paris; an elaborate avant garde joke, photographed mainly in the streets, theatres and jazz cellars of St. Germain de Pres. It features guest appearances galore, an existentialist commentary, and a finale set in the future as the aged director totters off to be received at last into L'Academie Francaise.

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France/Tunisia, 1957
Goha shaves his head, wears a white crocheted skull-cap, and has a mole on the side of his nose. But he is handsome, this young Arab, with soft dark eyes and a disarming grin. He is ingenuous, unambi… More »

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