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by Jean-Luc Godard1h291989France

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Composed entirely by literary quotations from many different sources and from several historical periods, Godard's film works as an allegory on film. The loose narrative tells about a drifter found by a rich woman who soon falls in love with him. A drowning accident takes place and the drifter dies but some time later, he reappears in the woman's life looking for a job. Or could it be the man's twin brother? 

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Production Compagny : Canal +, Périphéria, Vega Film AG (Zürich), Les Films A2
    • Distributor : JLG Films
    • Editing : Jean-Luc Godard
    • Director : Jean-Luc Godard
    • Scenario : Jean-Luc Godard
    • Sound Recorder : François Musy, Pierre-Alain Besse, Henri Morelle, Miguel Rejas
    • Set Decoration : Anne-Marie Miéville
    • Photo Director : William Lubtchansky
    • Costume Design : Marie-Françoise Perochon, Mélusine Shamber, Ingebord Dietsche
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1989
    • French release date : 23 mai 1990
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Colors
    • Language : French

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