Le Cinéma français contemporain

Eagle-eyed view of recent French cinema through analyses of 20 notable and representative French films

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Le Cinéma français contemporain manuel de classe by Alan Singerman and Michèle Bissière.  

Through its analyses of twenty notable and representative French films that have appeared since 1980, Le Cinéma français contemporain: Manuel de classe offers an eagle-eyed view of recent French cinema that will delight advanced students of French as well as Francophone students of French film.

An English-language version, Contemporary French Cinema: A Student's Book, will be published in September 2018.

Index of films

I. Films historiques: l’Occupation et l’époque coloniale

1. François Truffaut, Le Dernier Métro (1980)

2. Louis Malle, Au revoir les enfants (1987)

3. Claire Denis, Chocolat (1988)

4. Régis Wargnier, Indochine (1992)

 

II. Thèmes de société 1: banlieue, chômage, marginalité

5. Mathieu Kassovitz, La Haine (1995)

6. Bruno Dumont, La Vie de Jésus (1997)

7. Erick Zonca, La Vie rêvée des anges (1998)

 

III. Thèmes de société 2: école, immigration

8. Abdellatif Kechiche, L’Esquive (2003)

9. Laurent Cantet, Entre les murs (2008) - Buy the dvd

10. Philippe Lioret, Welcome (2009) Buy the dvd

 

IV. Polars

11. Jean-Jacques Beinex, Diva (1981) - Buy the dvd

12. Michael Haneke, Caché (2005)

13. Jacques Audiard, Un prophète (2009)

 

V. Histoires personnelles: drames et documentaires

14. Diane Kurys, Coup de foudre/Entre nous (1992)

15. André Téchiné, Les Roseaux sauvages (1992)

16. Agnès Varda, Les Glaneurs et la Glaneuse (2000)

 

VI. La Comédie

17. Josiane Balasko, Gazon maudit (1994)

18. Agnès Jaoui, Le Goût des autres (2000)

19. Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Amélie (2001)  Buy the dvd

20. Eric Toledano et Olivier Nakache, Intouchables (2011)  Buy the dvd

 

Paperback, 379 pages.

 

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