Tag archive for ‘french new wave’
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By Rosie Dodd On Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

Director Profiles: Francois Ozon

Each week, LSMedia will be bringing you a brief introduction to film directors across the industry, from the famous to the lesser known. Tune in each Saturday for the next installment.  Born in 1967 to a middle-class More...

By Adam Scovell On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Classic DVD of the Week – Pickpocket (Artificial Eye)

One of the more subtle directors to come out of the French New Wave pool, Robert Bresson is a director more concerned with issues and ideas than the visual experimentation that obsessed Godard or Truffaut.  His More...

By Adam Scovell On Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Jules et Jim at 50 – François Truffaut

This year sees the 50th anniversary of one of France’s best loved and most influential films; Jules et Jim.  François Truffaut is the ultimate poster boy of the French New Wave movement that climaxed at the More...

By Adam Scovell On Sunday, October 30th, 2011

A Beginners Guide to Jean-Luc Godard, A Continuing Look at Classic Cinema

Few directors discussed in these articles have such a cult status as French director Jean-Luc Godard.  Unlike the directors covered so far, it’s also very likely that many people reading won’t have seen a single More...