The french new wave - Post ww2 moviegoing • Influx of banned movies • American movies • Fins noirs • Increase in fill clubs and journals

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3/22/2011 The french new wave Post ww2 french culture • Shame • Vichy collaboration • Millitary loss • Pride • Resistance fighters • Le boom • 1944: 39 million (same as 1900) • 1945-1960: dramatic population boom Reasons and consequences • Reasons • Standard reasons • Minimal available birth control • Increasing immigrant populations • Economic consequences • Increasing modernization and consumption • Education - tracking system New wave: cultural context "nouvelle vague" • Survey • Name coined by L' Express • Referred to a new generation • 8 million french citizens: 18-35 • Le film francais • Applied "nouvelle vague" to new generation of spectator + new type film
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Unformatted text preview: Post ww2 moviegoing • Influx of banned movies • American movies • Fins noirs • Increase in fill clubs and journals •Cahiers du cinema • More knowledgeable film viewers Cinematic influences • Avant garde • Poetic realism • 40s/50s us filmmakers • Film noir Characteristics • Right bank directors(cahiers du cinema) • Godard • Truffaut 3/22/2011 • Chabrol • Left bank directors • Varda • Resnais • Marker New, new wave • Early 1990s to present • Group defined by l express • Young filmmakers (young cinema) • Sociocultural and socioeconomic problems...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2011 for the course FILM 2700 taught by Professor Cossar during the Fall '08 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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The french new wave - Post ww2 moviegoing • Influx of banned movies • American movies • Fins noirs • Increase in fill clubs and journals

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