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Nouvelle vague (1990)

 -  Drama  -  23 May 1990 (France)
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Lui / Roger Lennox / Richard Lennox
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Elle: Elena Torlato-Favrini
Jacques Dacqmine ...
Le PDG
Christophe Odent ...
Raoul Dorfman, l'avocat
Roland Amstutz ...
Jules, le jardinier
Cécile Reigher ...
La serveuse
Laurence Côte ...
Cécile, la gouvernante
Joseph Lisbona ...
Le docteur
Véronique Müller ...
L'amie de Raoul 1
Joe Sheridan ...
Robert, aka Bob
Belkacem Tatem
Violaine Barret ...
Yvonne, la femme du jardinier
Hubert Ravel ...
Laurent
Laurence Guerre ...
La secrétaire
Pascal Sablier ...
Le client iranien
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Sonate für Bratsche und Klavier op. 11-4
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Godard boldly suggests a new relationship b/w sound & image
2 September 2000 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

Godard's (or anyone's) greatest film features fading matinee-idol Alain Delon and the beautiful, enormously talented Domiziana Giordano as archetypal Man and Woman at the end of the twentieth century. The image track tells one story (a narrative involving characters who gradually swap dominant and submissive relationship roles) and the sound track another (the dialogue consists almost entirely of literary quotations from Dante to Proust to Rimbaud to Raymond Chandler, etc.) yet both frequently intersect to create a rich tapestry of sight & sound. Godard uses dialectics involving man and woman, Europe and America, art and commerce, sound and image & upper and lower class to create a supremely beautiful work of art that functions as an affirmation of the possibility of love in the modern world (and a new poetics of cinema) and that also serves as a curiously optimistic farewell to socialism. Unusual for late-Godard is the constantly tracking and craning camera courtesy of the peerless William Lubtchansky.


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