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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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Godard

(French ɡɔdar)
n
(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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Noun1.Godard - French film maker influenced by surrealism; early work explored the documentary use of film; noted for innovative techniques (born in 1930)
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Over the course of her five-decade career she collaborated with celebrated directors such as Michael Haneke, Claude Chabrol, Jean-Luc Godard, Otto Preminger, Bertrand Tavernier, Bertrand Blier, Claire Denis and Paul Verhoeven.
The International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF), the largest and most important global network of cinematheques and film archives around the world, presented on 11 April its 2019 FIAF award to the legendary French-Swiss filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard during a special ceremony in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The title was derived from Jean-Luc Godard's film Sauve qui peut (la vie) (1980).
| BIRTHDAYS: Jean-Luc Godard, film director, 88; Paul Nicholas, actor, 74; Ozzy Osbourne, rock singer, 70; Daryl Hannah, actress, 58; Julianne Moore, actress, 58; Daniel Bedingfield, singer/ songwriter, 39; Anna Chlumsky, actress, 38; Amanda Seyfried, actress, 33.
"Breathless" is a 1960 French New Wave crime drama film written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard about a wandering criminal (Jean-Paul Belmondo) and his American girlfriend (Jean Seberg).
RECLUSIVE and iconoclastic film director Jean-Luc Godard spoke to reporters at the Cannes Film Festival via FaceTime, answering questions over a mobile phone screen.
The poster of this year's Cannes Film Festival depicted the iconic kiss over the top of a pair of open cars shared between Jean-Paul Belmondo and Anna Karina from Jean-Luc Godard's 1965 classic Pierrot le Fou.
RECLUSIVE and iconoclastic film director Jean-Luc Godard spoke to reporters at the Cannes Film Luc at me everyone Festival via FaceTime, answering questions over a mobile phone screen.
Jean-Luc Godard is a living god to his followers, having rewritten the rules of cinema with French New Wave films like "Breathless".
Brigitte Bardot (R) and Jean-Luc Godard (L) on the set of Godard's 'Masculin-Feminin' in 1965.
He also worked several times with Jean-Luc Godard, and is a significant figure of the French New Wave.