François Truffaut’s third of his Atoine Doinel films, Stolen Kisses, is an amusing and lighthearted romantic romp
Truffaut’s Hitchcockian drama about love, lies, and sex, The Soft Skin, comes to Blu-ray in a beautiful transfer from Artificial Eye
Artificial Eye gives us a beautiful Blu-ray rendering of Truffaut’s stunning 1959 debut The 400 Blows
François Truffaut’s classic tragic romance, the sweeping and poetic Jules et Jim gets a pleasing release on Blu-ray from Artificial Eye
This is a definitive collection of six of writer/director Jacques Demy’s best films, receiving fabulous makeovers from Criterion Collection
Claude Sautet’s debut film Classe tous risques is a gripping crime thriller classic
Jacques Demy’s “film in music” Les Parapluies de Cherbourg is radiant in this new restoration on Blu-ray from StudioCanal
Melville kicks off the Nouvelle vague with this probing essay into the dark side of diplomats, their mistresses, richly delivered on Blu-ray
Le pont du nord is an atmospheric, unsettling, experimental late Nouvelle Vague masterpiece from Jacques Rivette.
Claude Chabrol’s second feature, Les cousins, was a mirror image of his first, Le beau Serge. More successful than the former, the complex morality play that mixed elements of farce, romance, thriller, and film noir would go on to help define and vindicate the nouvelle vague.