Breathless – Members’ Choice

March 22

Jean-Luc Godard’s classic Nouvelle Vague film about a French petty gangster and his American moll. The film that made Jean-Claude Belmondo famous.

Screenplay co-written by J-L Godard, François Truffaut & Claude Chabrol

“It’s hard to think of any game-changing artist in post-1960s cinema who didn’t learn from Godard.” Nigel Andrews, Financial Times

Berlin 1960 Silver Bear for Best Director

Starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger

Post-screening Q&A with film historian Peter Evans

Film Information

Title Breathless – Members’ Choice
Directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Language French
Country France
Genre drama
Classification 12
Running Time 90 mins
Release Year 1960
Subtitles Yes
Colour No (B&W)
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