Jean-Luc Godard & Jean-Pierre Gorin: Five Films 1968-1971

1971
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Collection of five films by the influential French directors Jean-Luc Godard and Jean-Pierre Gorin. 'Un Film Comme Les Autres' (1968) looks at the social upheaval caused by the 1968 French workers' and students' protests. 'British Sounds' (1970) focuses on the daily routine of an assembly line worker in a British factory. 'Le Vent D'est' (1970) touches on the manufacturing of homemade weapons. 'Lotte in Italia' (1971) focuses on a young Italian activist and her ideologies. Finally, 'Vladimir et Rosa' (1971) is based on the trial of the Chicago Eight, who were arrested and charged following anti-Vietnam War protests in the city.