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The Image Book


Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville, Dimitri Basil View All


Jean-Luc Godard (Director), Jean-Luc Godard (Writer) View All

Release: Oct. 11th, 2018
Runtime: 1 hour, 28 minutes
In Le Livre d’Image, Jean-Luc Godard recycles existing images (films, documentaries, paintings, television archives, etc.), quotes excerpts from books, uses fragments of music. The driving force is poetic rhyme, the association or opposition of ideas, the aesthetic spark through editing, the keystone. The author performs the work of a sculptor. The hand, for this, is essential. He praises it at the start. “There are the five fingers. The five...

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