"La Maison d'Elizabeth" (Gallimard, Paris, 1946 - first edition "Elizabeth", 2007 - second edition)
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Gilbert Cordier | Jean-Marie Maurice Scherer | Maurice Scherer
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...a film never allows us to admire a translation of the world, but to admire, through this translation, the world itself. The cinema is an instrument of discovery, even in fictional films. Because it is poetry, it is revelatory and, from the fact that it is revelatory, it is poetry.
His ten favorite films are True Heart Susie (1919), The General (1926), Sunrise (1927), La Règle du jeu (1939), Ivan the Terrible (1944), Journey to Italy (1954), Red River (1948), Vertigo (1958), Pickpocket (1959) and La Pyramide humaine (1961).
Prefers to use non-professional actors in his films.