The Rise and Fall of a Small Film Company


1h 30m 1986

Brief Synopsis

A late chapter in Godard's self-reflexive, lifelong, nearly religious meditation on the meaning, function, history and fate of the cinema with Jean-Pierre Leaud acting as filmmaker-within-the-film.

Film Details

Also Known As
Glory and Decline of a small Film Business, The, Grandeur et decadence d'un petit commerce de cinema, Rise and Fall of a Small Film Company
Release Date
1986

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

A late chapter in Godard's self-reflexive, lifelong, nearly religious meditation on the meaning, function, history and fate of the cinema with Jean-Pierre Leaud acting as filmmaker-within-the-film.

Film Details

Also Known As
Glory and Decline of a small Film Business, The, Grandeur et decadence d'un petit commerce de cinema, Rise and Fall of a Small Film Company
Release Date
1986

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival August 28, 1986.

Shown at the National Film Theatre in London, England as part of a special two-month program dedicated to Jean-Luc Godard, June 1 - July 31, 2001.

Shown in New York City (Walter Reade) as part of program "Growing Up with Jean-Pierre Leaus: Nouvelle Vague's Wild Child" December 16 - January 6, 1995.

16mm

color

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