La Pointe Courte
This story, a precursor to the French New Wave, moves between the daily struggles of villagers and a young, married couple from the city.
Dir Agnès Varda
With Philippe Noiret, Silvia Monfort
Agnès Varda’s first feature, a precursor to the French New Wave, signals her future stylistic and thematic interests. Set in a working-class fishing village, the story moves between the daily struggles of the villagers and a young married couple from the city contemplating their failing marriage. With stunning cinematography, this striking debut demonstrates Varda’s exquisite sensibility as a photographer.