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10 Teen Angst Films You Might Have Missed

This week marked the trailer release for Lukas Moodysson’s We Are the Best!, which chronicles the alienation and joys of outcast tween girls in 1980s Stockholm as they form a punk band. 733 more words


Friendship Similarities in The 400 Blows and Gossip Girl

François Truffaut’s seminal 1959 film, The 400 Blows, finds Antoine Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud) at the mercy of patriarchal authority he can’t stand. His numerous similarities to… 283 more words

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Blu-ray Review: The 400 Blows - The Criterion Collection

(Spine # 5)

Distributor: Criterion Collection (USA)

Release Date: 08/Apr/ 2014

Region: Region A

Length: 1:40:02

Video: 1080P (MPEG-4, AVC)

Main Audio: Uncompressed French Mono… 4,657 more words

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5 Lessons for Writers from François Truffaut’s “The 400 Blows”

François Truffaut’s “The 400 Blows” is a staple of film courses, the frontrunner in the French New Wave Cinema. Not surprisingly, I watched it in class when I was in college. 626 more words


The 400 Blows (1959) ★★★★★

The 400 Blows (Les quatre cents coups) (1959)

Directed by François Truffaut

As part of the Alliance Francaise French Film Festival’s tribute to François Truffaut,  1,708 more words

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Self- Reflexivity in Films

What does that mean “Self- reflexivity in Films?”. It is a definition of self concious film-makers and their films with the self reference. These movies are aware of themselves, that means director is reminding the audience that, it is just a film they are watching. 502 more words

1700 Communicating In Film And TV