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Numero Deux movie was released Jun 26, 2012 by the Olive Films studio. Jean-Luc Godard (Contempt) brilliantly mixes video and film in his Grenoble studio; he secured the money for the film claiming the project was a remake of Breathless. Numero Deux movie The action unfolds on two television monitors. Numero Deux video The elusive plot essentially concerns a young working-class couple that live in a claustrophobic, high-rise apartment complex and the marital discord set off by the wife's infidelity. Numero Deux film The film, made in collaboration with Anne-Marie Mieville, is dialectic on the relationship of sex and money. "I think it's something like a masterpiece. Numero Deux is among the most visually compelling films Godard has ever made. He uses his video monitors to invent a dozen new ways of splitting the screen or layering the image. "Compared to it, every other movie in town is just a cavity on the screen" (J. Hoberman, The Village Voice).
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Originally touted as the remake of Jean-Luc Godard's own classic BREATHLESS, NUMÉRO DEUX (a collaboration with Anne-Marie Miéville) is actually the director's vision of the modern family unit losing its meaning in an increasingly computerized and mass-produced world.
One of the high points of Jean-Luc Godard's challenging 1970s work, NUMÉRO DEUX shows us the world of a working-class French family through the fracturing prism of layered and juxtaposed video images. Godard and fellow collaborator Anne-Marie Miéville focus on the shifting relationships of this family as they lead lives of not-so-quiet desperation in an austere, claustrophobic apartment. ...See Full Description
Numero Deux movie Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||8737776|
|DVD Encoding||Region 1|
|Release Date||Jun 26, 2012|
|Also Known As||Number Two|
|Running Time||88 Minutes|
Numero Deux DVD Features
Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - French
Subtitles - English
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