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Far from Vietnam (1967)
"Loin du Vietnam" (original title)

 -  Documentary | Drama | War  -  6 June 1968 (USA)
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In seven different parts, Godard, Klein, Lelouch, Marker, Resnais and Varda show their sympathy for the North-Vietnamees army during the Vietnam-war.

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In seven different parts, Godard, Klein, Lelouch, Marker, Resnais and Varda show their sympathy for the North-Vietnamees army during the Vietnam-war. Written by <Hofman@tip.nl>

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Right-wing extremists destroyed part of the Kinopanorama Cinema, and assaulted the manager, at avenue La-Motte-Piquet, Paris, while screening Far From Vietnam: 19th September 1967. See more »

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A movie that cannot be reduced to one point
13 October 2001 | by (Ljubljana, Slovenia) – See all my reviews

If not for other reasons, this movie is notable especially for Godard's contribution, his dialogue with the camera. It may be considered as a starting "decentring" intervention into the field of colonial discourse, which produced visible consequnces for the concept of subjectivity.


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