Tag Archives: Nouvelle Vague

La bêtise est infiniment plus fascinante que l’intelligence

French director Claude Henri Jean Chabrol was born on June 24, 1930. Along with directors such as Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut, he was a member of la Nouvelle Vague. His early days were hardly worthy of being filmed. He … Continue reading

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Se faire la pluie et le beau temps

French film director Jacques Demy was born on June 5, 1931. He was associated with the Rive Gauche (Left Bank) directors, an offshoot of the Nouvelle Vague (New Wave). His most famous film is Les Parapluies de Cherbourg (The Umbrellas … Continue reading

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