The Image Book (Le Livre d’Image)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Section: World Cinema
Country: Switzerland, France | Year: 2018
Language(s): Arabic, English, French, Italian | Time: 85 mins
With characteristic disregard for the conventional rules of filmmaking, Jean-Luc Godard’s latest cine-essay is a distinctive discourse on life, art, war, and cinema itself.
Jean-Luc Godard is a Franco-Swiss filmmaker and a leading member of the “French New Wave”. His works reflect a fervent knowledge of film history, a comprehensive understanding of existential and Marxist philosophy, and a profound insight into the fragility of human relationships.