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Go·dard(gō-där′), Jean Luc Born 1930.
French filmmaker who became known for his innovative cinematic and narrative technique with Breathless (1960) and made many other films chronicling the evolution of his political radicalism.
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(Biography) Jean-Luc (ʒɑ̃lyk). born 1930, French film director and writer associated with the New Wave of the 1960s. His works include À bout de souffle (1960), Weekend (1967), Sauve qui peut (1980), Nouvelle Vague (1990), and Éloge de l'amour (2003)
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