All posts tagged "Francois Truffaut"
Crossing the Line
The Man in Bergman: A New German Cinema Pioneer’s Search for the Heart and Soul of Ingmar Bergman’s LegacyNovember 1, 2018
In the early 1960s, I went to Paris and had no thoughts of cinema at all....
Blow by Blow: How Francois Truffaut and His New Wave Contemporaries Deconstructed FilmmakingFebruary 6, 2018
As one of the founding fathers of the French New Wave, Francois Truffaut used cinema to...
No Risk of Cliché: The Unorthodox Methods of Director Albert Serra Pay Off in The Death of Louis XIVApril 5, 2017
The contrast between absolute power and total impotence is the thematic core of Albert Serra’s latest...
Articles - Directing
The 25 Most Influential Directors of All Time, From Scorsese to KubrickJuly 7, 2002
Martin Scorsese. Stanley Kubrick. Alfred Hitchcock. As time passes, new models inevitably emerge. In art, politics and...
The French New Wave Revisited: Today’s Moviemakers Reflect on the Old Guard of InnovatorsJuly 3, 2002
Some 40-plus years ago a gifted band of moviemakers—celebrated the world over as the French ‘New...