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The Films of Agnès Varda

Les créatures

1h 34m

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    Directed by Agnès Varda • 1966 • France
    Starring Louis Aragon, Elsa Triolet, Michel Piccoli

    Ostensibly a profile of the legendary surrealist poet Louis Aragon, this short documentary instead focuses on his wife, Elsa Triolet, a Prix Goncourt–awarded writer in her own right who nevertheless remai...

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    Directed by Agnès Varda • 1968 • France

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    Directed by Agnès Varda • 1969 • United States
    Starring Viva, Shirley Clarke, James Rado, Gerome Ragni

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