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"...the film studio's ideal would be to produce only one film which would go on making money forever."

“However paradoxical it may seem, the film studio’s ideal would be to produce only one film which would go on making money forever.”

— Jean Vigo, French, director


L'Atalante, Jean Vigo, 1934

Someone once told me that Jean Vigo is the world of cinema’s only example of a phenomenon all too familiar to literature or music, that of the promising artist struck dead at a young age, only to leave behind a handful of masterpieces.   177 more words

Gloucester L'Atalante like wedding scene at Stage Fort Park

Gorgeous day! Congratulation to the wedding couple at Stage Fort park May 19 2017

L’Atalante Jean Vigo 16mm masterpiece

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April 26: Happy Birthday Jet Li and Carol Burnett

Jet Li, one of the leading action stars of Asian cinema for the last 35 years, turns 54 today.  After a career in martial arts, winning several wushu championships, he went into acting at the age of 19, starring in… 1,035 more words

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Review - À PROPOS DE NICE (Jean Vigo, 1930, France)

À propos de Nice is the first film by Jean Vigo. Made in 1930, it set up the foundations upon which the filmmaker would construct his later works and an entire legacy, which would sadly be cut short by his untimely death just four years later, in 1934, at the age of 29. 437 more words



WHERE: Barcelona, Caixa Forum

WHEN: until 27th of March 2017

ENTRY: 4 euros, includes the other exhibitions of Caixa

Arte y cine. 120 años de intercambios… 187 more words