Tag Archives: Jean-Claude Carrière

Odile Étaix – Pierre Etaix, un destin animé (2011)

A portrait of the life and work of the director by his wife, Odile Etaix. Read More »

Emmanuel Blanchard – La collection AKA The collection (2018)

Paris, 1942. In the middle of the Occupation, Victor Gence, an unscrupulous merchant, buys, at vastly low prices, artworks belonging to Jewish collectors. Informed by a concierge, he manages to enter the apartment of Mr. Klein who apparently has a fabulous collection.

Adapted from The Invisible Collection by Stefan Zweig. Read More »

Pierre Étaix & Jean-Claude Carrière – Rupture (1961)

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Synopsis
A man receives a break-up letter from his sweetheart, who sends him back his photo, in pieces. The pained lover decides to reply. Fountain pen, penholder, desk, stamps, paper and inkwell all contrive diabolically to thwart him…

Un homme reçoit une lettre de rupture de sa bien-aimée qui lui renvoie sa photo déchirée. L’amoureux blessé décide de répondre à cette missive. Stylo à encre, porte-plume, table de travail, timbres-poste, papier et encrier deviennent diaboliquement récalcitrants… Read More »