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Opens on September 15

Director: Jean-Luc Godard Run Time: 103 min. Release Year: 1963 Language: French

Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Fritz Lang, Giorgia Moll, Jack Palance, Michel Piccoli

Scenes from a marital breakdown between screenwriter (Michel Piccoli) and his wife (Brigitte Bardot), as both become enmeshed in the behind-the-camera struggles of a director (Fritz Lang) and producer (Jack Palance) as they film an adaptation of Homer’s The Odyssey.

Presented in French with English Subtitles

Official Selection, Cannes Classics, Cannes Film Festival 2023

“This is one of the French new wave master’s seminal films”

– Kate Muir, The Times

“Possibly Godard’s most melancholy film and probably his most beautiful …”

– Stephanie Zacharek, Village Voice


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