Jacques Rivette was a film director who began his career as a critic at Cahiers du cinéma in the 1950s and was a member of the French New Wave. His career did not achieve immediate success as fellow New Wave directors François Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard and Claude Chabrol experienced, but he found his personal style of improvisational filmmaking in the late 1960s and has made highly regarded films in the subsequent decades.
- 192 minutes
A magician and a librarian team up to solve a murder mystery. Whimsical and audacious, Rivette's most popular film explores the transcendent capacity of human imagination and our enduring desire to es..... Read more
Jean Rabier was a French cinematographer who frequently worked with director Claude Chabrol. He had almost 70 film credits spanning a career from 1961-1991. Born in Paris, Rabier worked as a cameraman on Chabrol's Les Cousins (1959), which won the Golden Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival, and the two were regular collaborators into the early 1990s.
- 95 minutes
- Colour, B&W
DirectorJean-Luc Godard, Éric Rohmer, Claude Chabrol, Jean Rouch, Jean Douchet, Jean-Daniel Pollet
Paris vu par is an omnibus film consisting of six short stories, each taking place in a different district of Paris. Each is directed by a different director...... Read more