TV commercial (France): Directed commercial for Parisienne cigarettes
32 Print Biographies |
4 Interviews |
24 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
J.-L. Godard | JL Godard | JeanLuc Cinéma Godard | Monsieur Godard | JLG | Hans Lucas | Moi même
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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What I want above all is to destroy the idea of culture. Culture is an alibi of imperialism. There is a Ministry of War. There is a Ministry of Culture. Therefore, culture is war.
His falling-out with Francois Truffaut was a savage one - Truffaut famously called him "the Ursula Andress of militancy" - but after Truffaut's early death in 1984, Godard wrote a moving tribute to his former friend and deeply regretted their quarrel.
[Jump-cuts] His Breathless
(1960) popularized the use of jump-cutting and ignoring the 180 degree line.