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Paris vu par... (1965)

Six vignettes set in different sections of Paris, by six directors. St. Germain des Pres (Douchet), Gare du Nord (Rouch), Rue St. Denis (Pollet), and Montparnasse et Levallois (Godard) are ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Jean-Pierre Andréani ...
Raymond (segment "Saint-Germain-des-Prés")
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The mother (segment "La Muette")
Nadine Ballot ...
Odile (segment "Gare du Nord")
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The father (segment "La Muette")
Jean-François Chappey ...
Jean (segment "Saint-Germain-des-Prés")
Gilles Chusseau ...
Boy (segment "La Muette")
Serge Davri ...
Ivan (segment "Montparnasse-Levallois")
Micheline Dax ...
Prostitute (segment "Rue Saint-Denis")
Marcel Gallon ...
Victim (segment "Place de l'Etoile")
Philippe Hiquilly ...
Roger (segment "Montparnasse-Levallois")
Claude Melki ...
Leon (segment "Rue Saint-Denis")
Gilles Quéant ...
Stranger (segment "Gare du Nord")
Jean-Michel Rouzière ...
Jean-Marc (segment "Place de l'Etoile")
Dany Saril ...
The maid (segment "La Muette")
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Jean-Pierre (segment "Gare du Nord")
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Six vignettes set in different sections of Paris, by six directors. St. Germain des Pres (Douchet), Gare du Nord (Rouch), Rue St. Denis (Pollet), and Montparnasse et Levallois (Godard) are stories of love, flirtation and prostitution; Place d'Etoile (Rhomer) concerns a haberdasher and his umbrella; and La Muette (Chabrol), a bourgeois family and earplugs. Written by C. McMullen

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19 May 1965 (France)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$4,053 (USA) (5 October 2008)

Gross:

$13,949 (USA) (9 November 2008)
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Jean-Luc Godard's segment "Montparnasse et Levallois" originated from the news story that Alfred Lubitsch (Jean-Paul Belmondo) told Angela (Anna Karina) in a restaurant in A Woman Is a Woman (1961). See more »

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A Little Variety
30 November 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Six vignettes set in different sections of Paris, by six directors. St. Germain des Pres (Douchet), Gare du Nord (Rouch), Rue St. Denis (Pollet), and Montparnasse et Levallois (Godard) are stories of love, flirtation and prostitution; Place d'Etoile (Rohmer) concerns a haberdasher and his umbrella; and La Muette (Chabrol), a bourgeois family and earplugs.

Some of the names here are bigger than others. Godard is the biggest, with Chabrol probably the next in line. How big any were at the time I don't know, but now (2016) this makes for a nice sampler of different styles in what is called the New Wave. Tales of Paris seem very appropriate, and almost anticipate later films where New York is very much a subject.


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