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The 400 Blows

A boy on a beach comes face to face with his own potential nearly 4,000 miles from where I once did the same. Who wore it better? 711 more words

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The 400 Blows (1959) - slice

I’m confused; we learned French New Wave through Breathless and other batshit crazy Godard films, and boom, I finally watch this, and this film actually makes sense. 292 more words


Blind Spot 9: 400 Blows

This month for my blind spot series I finally watched the seminal french new wave film The 400 Blows. Directed by the great Francouis Truffaut I had long heard about this movie but had never seen it. 495 more words


It's Olivia! // Les 400 Coups

Why hello there. My name is Olivia. The title of this blog is not ironic or literary in any other sense. I like films. And I intend to write about some of the many films out there on this corner of the worldwide web. 662 more words

The 400 Blows

The theme of children continues with Francois Truffaut’s 1959 French new wave classic The 400 Blows. It tells the story of an incorrigible adolescent skipping school and getting into trouble on the streets of 1950s Paris. 171 more words

The 400 Blows (1959): Classic Review

‘Your parents say you’re always lying.’
‘Oh, I lie now and then, I suppose. Sometimes I’d tell them the truth and they still wouldn’t believe me, so I prefer to lie.’
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#1day1film - #1 The 400 Blows (1959)

Hi guys :))

Finally my final exam has ended and I’m freeeeeeeeeee!

Since my last summer vacation (as a high school student) has started, I wanted to give myself somewhat kinda challenge related to film. 240 more words

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