• Jean-Luc Godard on LE PETIT SOLDAT

    In this segment from a 1965 interview with Jean-Luc Godard, the director discusses LE PETIT SOLDAT and its reception.

  • Jean-Luc Godard on CONTEMPT

    The following is excerpted from a 1964 interview with director Jean-Luc Godard.

  • Godard, l’amour, la poésie

    The following documentary, created by French filmmaker Luc Lagier in 2007, traces Jean-Luc Godard and Anna Karina’s marriage and films, from LE PETIT SOLDAT through PIERROT LE FOU, and includes interviews with Karina and Godard collaborators Charles Bitsch, Raoul Coutard, Jean Douchet, and Jean-P...

  • Godard 1980

    Directed by Jon Jost, Donald Ranvaud, and Peter Wollen • 1980 • United Kingdom

    The following short film from 1980, featuring director Jean-Luc Godard, was made by Jon Jost, Don Ranvaud, and Peter Wollen, in association with the magazine “Framework: The Journal of Cinema and Media.”

  • Jean-Luc Godard on TOUT VA BIEN, 1972

    Excerpted from the 1972 French documentary LA POLITIQUE ET LE BONHEUR: GEORGES KIEJMAN directed by Patrick Camus, this short interview with director Jean-Luc Godard touches on his ideas about political filmmaking and his then-latest film, TOUT VA BIEN.

  • Jean-Luc Godard on “The Dick Cavett Show”

    In October 1980, director Jean-Luc Godard appeared on two episodes of “The Dick Cavett Show” to promote the U.S. release of EVERY MAN FOR HIMSELF. Presented here, in their entirety, are those two episodes.

  • Godard & Truffaut vous parlent

    This filmed 1968 announcement with filmmakers Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut was made to appeal for support for Cinémathèque française director Henri Langlois during the “Langlois Affair.”

  • Jean-Luc Godard on Swedish Television

    MASCULIN FÉMININ was a coproduction of director Jean-Luc Godard’s Anouchka Films and the Swedish firm Sandrews Films. The “film within the film,” said by many to be a parody of Ingmar Bergman’s THE SILENCE (1963), was shot by Godard in Sweden. In this archival footage, a Swedish television crew v...

  • Godard 1980

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    Directed by Jon Jost, Donald Ranvaud, and Peter Wollen • 1980 • United Kingdom

    The following short film from 1980, featuring director Jean-Luc Godard, was made by Jon Jost, Don Ranvaud, and Peter Wollen, in association with the magazine “Framework: The Journal of Cinema and Media.”

  • Directed by Jean-Luc Godard

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    At the vanguard of international filmmaking for six decades and counting, French New Wave titan Jean-Luc Godard has exerted an incalculable influence on modern cinema that refuses to wane. With his groundbreaking 1960 debut feature, BREATHLESS, Godard merged elements of high and low culture with ...

  • Gideon Bachmann and Jean-Luc Godard

    Presented here is an audio interview with director Jean-Luc Godard. Conducted by film critic Gideon Bachmann in 1961, it covers Godard’s time as a critic for “Cahiers du cinéma,” the state of French filmmaking, and LE PETIT SOLDAT.

  • Marin Karmitz on Jean-Luc Godard

    In the following interview, conducted in 2014, Marin Karmitz, founder of the film production and distribution company MK2, talks about his career-long association with director Jean-Luc Godard and helping to produce EVERY MAN FOR HIMSELF, which Godard referred to as his “second first film.”

  • Jean-Pierre Gorin on Jean-Luc Godard, 2004

    The following interview with filmmaker Jean-Pierre Gorin regarding his work in film was recorded in New York City in 2004.

  • “Cinéastes de notre temps”: Fritz Lang and Jean-Luc Godard

    This conversation between CONTEMPT director Jean-Luc Godard and filmmaker Fritz Lang was released in 1967. It was part of the “Cinéastes de notre temps” series produced by André S. Labarthe.

  • Pennebaker on BREATHLESS

    Director Jean-Luc Godard once described BREATHLESS as “a documentary about Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg.” In this 2007 interview, documentary filmmaker D. A. Pennebaker explores Godard’s statement.

  • Pierrot le fou
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    Pierrot le fou

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    Directed by Jean-Luc Godard • 1965 • France
    Starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anna Karina, Graziella Galvani

    Dissatisfied in marriage and life, Ferdinand (Jean-Paul Belmondo) takes to the road with the babysitter, his ex-lover Marianne Renoir (Anna Karina), and leaves the bourgeois world behind. Yet ...

  • Contempt

    Directed by Jean-Luc Godard • 1963 • France
    Starring Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli, Jack Palance

    Jean-Luc Godard’s subversive foray into commercial filmmaking is a star-studded Cinemascope epic. CONTEMPT stars Michel Piccoli as a screenwriter torn between the demands of a proud European direct...

  • PIERROT LE FOU Trailer

    Directed by Jean-Luc Godard • 1965 • France
    Starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anna Karina, Graziella Galvani

    Dissatisfied in marriage and life, Ferdinand (Jean-Paul Belmondo) takes to the road with the babysitter, his ex-lover Marianne Renoir (Anna Karina), and leaves the bourgeois world behind. Yet ...

  • A Woman Is a Woman
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    A Woman Is a Woman

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    Directed by Jean-Luc Godard • 1961 • France
    Starring Anna Karina, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean-Claude Brialy

    With A WOMAN IS A WOMAN, compulsively innovative director Jean-Luc Godard presents “a neorealist musical—that is, a contradiction in terms.” Featuring French superstars Anna Karina, Jean-Paul...

  • Letter to Jane

    Directed by Jean-Luc Godard and Jean-Pierre Gorin • 1972 • France

    Soon after completing TOUT VA BIEN, actor Jane Fonda returned to her political activism and visited North Vietnam. The appearance of the “Hanoi Jane” photograph in the French magazine “L’Express” inspired filmmakers Jean-Pierre Go...