À bout de souffle – the interview

Jean-Luc Godard (born 1930) may be one of cinema’s greatest names, but his films remain consistently abstruse and unseen by mainstream audiences. Continue reading


Romy Schneider

Austrian-born actress Romy Schneider went from playing Bavarian princesses in frothy historical dramas to working with some of the most influential and daring European filmmakers of her era during the 1960s and 1970s. I’ve always wondered were this picture of hers came from. Turns out it comes from the one film with three names: Das Mädchen und der Kommissar, Max et les Ferrailleurs, and Max and the Junkmen. A great film. Continue reading