Tati’s comic symphony of a city is a loving and funny love letter to Paris directed with the grace of a ballet.
Tag: Jacques Tati
‘The Illusionist’ on Criterion Channel
Francois Truffaut’s ‘Bed and Board’ on Criterion Channel
DVD: ‘Claude Autant-Lara: Four Romantic Escapes from Occupied France’ on Eclipse
Claude Autant-Lara: Four Romantic Escapes from Occupied France (Eclipse, DVD) Confession time: I had never seen a film by French director Claude Autant-Lara before this set and frankly had no concept of his reputation beyond the distaste that the critics-turned-filmmakers of the La Nouvelle Vague held for his work. He was the tradition of quality […]