The French Nouvelle Vague Cinema

Collection by Dominique Allmon


As much as the new wave style was inspired by the plights of the French population after the war, the existential philosophy resulting from them, and their attempts to break the conventions of Hollywood, the new wave directors wanted nothing more than to be held in a similar regard as they held their idols, and to create films that were truly authentic, and truly theirs • Amanda Natiello

Dominique Allmon
Jean-Pierre Leaud en 'Los cuatrocientos golpes' (The 400 Blows) (Francois Truffaut,

Jean-Pierre Léaud in 'The 400 Blows', 1959 directed by François Truffaut

Jean-Paul Belmondo in À bout de souffle, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, Akira, Monsieur Cinema, Movie Stars, Movie Tv, 60s Films, French New Wave, Cinema Tv, Delon, Jean Luc Godard

La Petite Ecole

À bout de souffle, 1960, by Jean-Luc Godard

François Truffaut February 1932 – 21 October French film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film critic. Serge Gainsbourg, Dystopian Films, Gena Rowlands, Francois Truffaut, French New Wave, Fahrenheit 451, Faye Dunaway, French Movies, Films

Fuck Yeah Directors

strangewood-deactivated20190307: “ François Truffaut on the set of Fahrenheit 451. ”

Jean Pierre Leaud and Chantal Goya in "Masculin Feminin" dir. Jean Pierre Leaud, French New Wave, Becoming A Father, French Movies, Jean Luc Godard, Film Studies, Ex Machina, The New Wave, Great Films

Jean-Pierre Léaud & Chantal Goya. Jean-Luc Godard's 1966 film "Masculin féminin".

Brigitte Bardot & Director Jean-Luc Godard on the set of "Le mépris" Jacques Demy, Brigitte Bardot, Francois Truffaut, French New Wave, Fritz Lang, French Movies, Jean Luc Godard, The New Wave, French Actress

Vintage Beauty in Motion

A blog dedicated to creating original gifs of vintage beauties like Brigitte Bardot, Isabel Adjani, Francoise Hardy, and more. New gifs will pop up every day. Feel free to send requests for more!

Agnes Varda, French New Wave filmmaker & documentarian Agnes Varda, Francois Truffaut, French New Wave, Cat Photography, Cat People, Film Stills, Cat Art, Michelangelo Antonioni, Filmmaking

Chemin faisant

keyframedaily: “ strangewood-deactivated20190307: “ “I try to find fluidity in whatever I speak about or show. It should be like I’m taking your hand, taking you through the film. I’m not really...

German version movie poster, "Zazie dans le métro", a Louis Malle movie. Metro France, Vintage Movies, Vintage Posters, Cinema Posters, Movie Posters, Film Poster Design, Poster Designs, French New Wave, Roman

A Louis Malle movie with Catherine Demongeot, & Philippe Noiret. Design by Rehak, 1960, Zazie (Zazie dans le Metro). (G)