Godard blends elements of literature, cinema and other artistic medias from different historical periods in order to make a stance on how words can be subverted and manipulated to many different contexts, sometimes bearing a similar significance to the original material or even creating an alternate context. That's "The Power of Speech". Written by
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Jean-Luc Godard made this short movie for France Telecom, but it was never officially distributed. It was broadcast.on German/French public channel "Arte" in December 1994. See more
The final title card reads: Realisation: Jean Sebastien Bach, Boy Dylan, Ludwig van Beethoven, John Cage, Richard Strauss, Cesar Franck, Maurice Ravel, Leonard Cohen, Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Baudelaire, James Cain, Jean-Luc Godard, Haroun Tazieff, Voies du Ciel. See more