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François Truffaut

The Woman Next Door

The Woman Next Door

Sep. 30, 1981

The Woman Next Door

Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One ...
The Last Metro

The Last Metro

Sep. 17, 1980

The Last Metro

In occupied Paris, an actress married to a Jewish theater owner must keep him hidden from the Nazis while doing both of their jobs.
Love on the Run

Love on the Run

Jan. 24, 1979

Love on the Run

Beginning with “The 400 Blows,” director Francois Truffaut made a series of films about the impetuous Antoine Doinel, in which this ...
The Man Who Loved Women

The Man Who Loved Women

At Bertrand Morane’s burial there are many of the women that the 40-year-old engineer loved. In flashback Bertrand’s life and love ...
Small Change

Small Change

Mar. 17, 1976

Small Change

Various experiences of childhood are seen in several sequences that take place in the small town of Thiers, France. Vignettes include a ...
Day for Night

Day for Night

May. 24, 1973

Day for Night

A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises, personal and professional, among the cast and crew.
Two English Girls

Two English Girls

Nov. 18, 1971

Two English Girls

At the beginning of the 20th century, Claude Roc, a young middle-class Frenchman meets in Paris Ann Brown, a young Englishwoman. They become ...
Bed and Board

Bed and Board

Sep. 09, 1970

Bed and Board

Parisian everyman Antoine Doinel has married his sweetheart Christine Darbon, and the newlyweds have set up a cozy domestic life of selling ...
The Wild Child

The Wild Child

Feb. 26, 1970

The Wild Child

In 1798, a feral boy is discovered outside the town of Aveyron, France. Diagnosed as mentally impaired, he is relegated to an asylum. A young ...
Mississippi Mermaid

Mississippi Mermaid

Jun. 18, 1969

Mississippi Mermaid

Adapted from a story by William Irish, it’s a noirish tale of a man who orders a mail-order bride but receives instead a con woman.
Stolen Kisses

Stolen Kisses

Sep. 04, 1968

Stolen Kisses

The third in a series of films featuring François Truffaut’s alter-ego, Antoine Doinel, the story resumes with Antoine being discharged ...
The Bride Wore Black

The Bride Wore Black

Mar. 22, 1968

The Bride Wore Black

Julie Kohler is prevented from suicide by her mother. She leaves the town. She will track down, charm and kill five men who do not know her. What ...
Fahrenheit 451
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Fahrenheit 451

Sep. 07, 1966

Fahrenheit 451

In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as ...
The Soft Skin

The Soft Skin

Apr. 20, 1964

The Soft Skin

Pierre Lachenay is a well-known publisher and lecturer, married with Franca and father of Sabine, around 10. He meets an air hostess, Nicole. ...
Antoine and Colette

Antoine and Colette

Jun. 22, 1962

Antoine and Colette

Now aged 17, Antoine Doinel works in a factory which makes records. At a music concert, he meets a girl his own age, Colette, and falls in love ...
Jules and Jim

Jules and Jim

Jan. 25, 1962

Jules and Jim

In the carefree days before World War I, introverted Austrian author Jules strikes up a friendship with the exuberant Frenchman Jim. Both men ...
Shoot the Piano Player
7.5

Shoot the Piano Player

Charlie is a former classical pianist who has changed his name and now plays jazz in a grimy Paris bar. When Charlie’s brothers, Richard ...