French Movies

Triplets Of Belleville

Bizarre and Brilliant: The Absurd Optimism of ‘The Triplets of Belleville’


Why be wholesome or disturbing when you can be both?

Chronicle Of A Summer Landry Angelo

The Birth and Legacy of Cinema Verité


How a French meta-movie from the ’60s challenged a basic convention of filmmaking, changing cinema and TV forever.

Agnes Varda Mur Murs

When Agnès Varda Went to California


From the Black Panthers and mural artists to Hollywood hippies, she captured a Golden State for everyone.

Bpm Nathan

More Than Just Clothes: The Ingenious Costume Design of ‘BPM’


There is more complexity to BPM’s seemingly unremarkable style than meets the eye.