Jean-Luc Godard Stages Return to US Screens 'For Ever Mozart' Is French Filmmaker's Latest Movie
David Sterritt, writer of The Christian Science Monitor, The Christian Science Monitor
Cinema superstar Jean-Luc Godard is making a comeback. This is important news, because it means his stimulating brand of filmmaking will be accessible to a much wider audience than it has had in recent years.
It's even more important if it signals a change in American moviegoing, which would benefit from more openness to works that challenge the sensationalism and commercialism of many Hollywood products.
Whatever the deeper meanings of the development, Godard's films are definitely finding increased visibility on American screens. His newest movie, "For Ever Mozart," is his first picture in several years to have a regular US release, courtesy of New …
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