Definitely worth a look, but you have to know about the Vietnam War to really appreciate it. I mainly wanted to watch the Godard and Resnais sequences, but it was...
Film socialismeLegendary director Jean-Luc Godard returns to the screen with FILM SOCIALISME, a magisterial essay on the decline of European civilization. As a garish cruise ship travels the Mediterranean (with Patti Smith among its guests), Godard embarks on a state of the E.U. address in a vibrant collage of...Watch Movie
Class of StruggleIn 1967, Chris Marker and Mario Marret (under the aegis of SLON) produced À BIENTÔT J'ESPÈRE, which documented a strike and factory occupation, the first in France since 1936, by textile workers at the Rhodiaceta textile plant in Besançon, the goals of which prefigured many of...Watch Movie
Far from VietnamInitiated and edited by Chris Marker, FAR FROM VIETNAM is an epic 1967 collaboration between cinema greats Jean-Luc Godard, Joris Ivens, William Klein, Claude Lelouch and Alain Resnais in protest of American military involvement in Vietnam, made, per Marker's narration, "to...Watch Movie
There is extraordinary footage in this film, and great indignation over the immorality and injustice of the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, which I share. The great mix of...
i did not like g.i.jane(fonda) i really understand her now u.s.a. still seems to have things backwards when it comes to war
this one definitely requires the correct mindset. i don't think i've found it yet. this strikes me as a bit pretentious even for godard, whose work i generally favor. disappointing,...