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Films By Jean-Luc Godard

3X3D (Edgar Pêra, Jean-Luc Godard,Peter Greenaway, 2013)
"One of 2013's most thrillingly virtuoso filmmaking achievements." – Hollywood Reporter ... The closing night film of the 2013 Cannes Critics' Week is actually three films in one: a tripty… Read more

ALPHAVILLE (M) (Jean-Luc Godard, 1965)
Godard's iconic sci-fi noir is one of cinema's truly unconventional and striking films. ... In totalitarian future city emotions are outlawed, residents are bar coded and are constantly monitored by … Read more

Bande à part (Jean-Luc Godard, 1964)
This has been described as in some ways a return by director Jean-Luc Godard to the world of Breathless — the world of outsiders, of "fringe-people Most of the film lakes place in the suburbs o… Read more

DETECTIVE (Jean-Luc Godard, 1985)
Godard's plot involves four groups of people, or "families", whose paths intersect in the lobbies, dining rooms and bedrooms of the Hotel Concorde in Paris. A hotel detective. and his manic assistant… Read more

FILM SOCIALISME (Jean-Luc Godard, 2010)
“We've entered into an era with the digital wherein, for different reasons, humanity will be confronted by problems which will not have the luxury of being expressed.” ... Touted as possibly his … Read more

GRANDEUR & DECADENCE (Jean-Luc Godard, 1986)
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IN PRAISE OF LOVE (Jean-Luc Godard, 2001)
"Jean-Luc Godard, the supreme iconoclast of the postwar generation, is still prolific after all these years, still wrestling with the questions that have informed his cinema over four decades. In Pra… Read more

KEEP YOUR RIGHT UP (Jean-Luc Godard, 1987)
... ... Godard's latest cinematic adventure r is as playful as his last few films, alt shown at previous Melbourne Film. Festivals. Bound to infuriate audiences expecting a conventional, classic 'God… Read more

KING LEAR (Jean-Luc Godard, 1987)
"Are you trying to make a play for my daughter'", asks Lear (Burgess Meredith) of William Shakespeare the 5th, a development exec. with the "Cannon Cultural Division", currently travelling Europe in … Read more

NOTRE MUSIQUE (Jean-Luc Godard, 2004)
Notre Musique France/Switzerland The latest film from venerable 73-year-old French auteur Jean-Luc Godard arrives direct from its slot in Official Selection at Cannes. Set in three parts''Hell', 'Pur… Read more

PIERROT LE FOU (M) (Jean-Luc Godard, 1965)
“I saw Pierrot le fou by chance… I decided to make movies the same night.” - filmmaker Chantal Akerman. ... Marking a transition between Jean-Luc Godard's earlier works and his later more … Read more

PRENOM CARMEN (Jean-Luc Godard, 1983)
Prenom Carmen is quintessential Godard, but more immediately enjoyable than either Every Man for Himself or Passion. Godard credits Prosper Merimee as his source material, and this Carmen is as far r… Read more

SOFT AND HARD (Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Meiville, 1985)
This ‘soft conversation on a hard subject between two friends' presents a dialogue between Godard and his collaborator, Anne-Marie Mieville. They talk about Cinema, Television and their work togeth… Read more

SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL (Jean-Luc Godard, 1968)
Jean-Luc Godard's legendary film is a double-header of sorts: It is both an insightful portrait of a band's creative process and a provocative dissection of Western counter culture. Candid documentar… Read more

WIND FROM THE EAST (Jean-Luc Godard, 1970)
Made shortly after the Paris riots in 1968, Wind from the East underlines Godard's new approach and his refusal to make so-called commercial films and concentrate only on those that have a revolution… Read more

WOMAN IS A WOMAN, A (PG) (Jean-Luc Godard, 1961)
“It's not a musical - it's the idea of a musical.” - Jean-Luc Godard ... In stunning colour CinemaScope and featuring Karina, Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean-Claude Brialy at the peak of their popula… Read more

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