Jean-Luc Godard - Quotes

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Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.

Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.

Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times per second. ---->>>

A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.

A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.

Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self. ---->>>

I pity the French Cinema because it has no money. I pity the American Cinema because it has no ideas. ---->>>

To be or not to be. That's not really a question.

To be or not to be. That's not really a question.

All you need for a movie is a gun and a girl. ---->>>

Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion. ---->>>

To me style is just the outside of content, and content the inside of style, like the outside and the inside of the human body - both go together, they can't be separated. ---->>>

Every edit is a lie. ---->>>

I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie.

I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie.

You don't make a movie, the movie makes you. ---->>>

I don't have a visa for the U.S., and I don't want to apply for one. And I don't want to fly for that long. ---->>>

I had the feeling that Sarajevo was the perfect place to shoot the film I wanted to shoot. It is the perfect illustration of purgatory. ---->>>

One of the most striking signs of the decay of art is when we see its separate forms jumbled together. ---->>>

People come to Cannes just to advertise their films, not with a particular message. But the advantage is that if you go to the festival, you get so much press coverage in three days that it advertises the film for the rest of the year. ---->>>

I make film to make time pass. ---->>>

The truth is that there is no terror untempered by some great moral idea. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 12-03, 1930
Birthplace: Paris, France
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Occupation: Director
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Jean-Luc Godard (French: [ʒɑ̃lyk ɡɔdaʁ]; born 3 December 1930) is a French-Swiss film director, screenwriter and film critic. He is often identified with the 1960s French film movement La Nouvelle Vague, or "New Wave". Like his New Wave contemporaries, Godard criticized mainstream French cinema's "Tradition of Quality", which "emphasized craft over innovation, privileged established directors over new directors, and preferred the great works of the past to experimentation (wikipedia)