À bout de souffle
France 1960 87 min
DIRECTOR: Jean-Luc Godard
SCREENPLAY: Jean-Luc Godard, François Truffaut
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Raoul Coutard
CAST: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg
PRODUCTION: Les Films Impéria, Les Productions Georges de Beauregard, Société Nouvelle de Cinématographie
One of the most important French New Wave films. Small time thief Michel Poiccard is involved in cartheft, a police shootout and a romance with American student Patricia.
JEAN-LUC GODARD Born in Paris in 1930. One of the most acclaimed directors associated with the French New Wave. Considered to be a precursor of many techniques used in film language.Constantly active as a filmmaker since 1960. In 2014 his Goodbye to Language was awarded the Jury Prize during the Cannes Film Festival.