Happy 80th, Jean-Luc Godard

Jean-Luc Godard is turning 80 today. I wouldn’t be surprised if he turned out to be — in 50 or 100 years — the major late 20th century movie-maker. I’ve been slowly working my way into (can’t say ‘through’ yet) the monster (900+ pages) biography of  Godard by Antoine de Baecque published earlier this year by Grasset. A formidable tome that I hope will eventually find a translator into … Read more Happy 80th, Jean-Luc Godard