Skip to main content

GOODBYE TO LANGUAGE Unclassified 18+

Adieu au langage

International Panorama | Feature
D Jean-Luc Godard | France, 2014
L French
Tags: 3D, Art, Australian Premiere, Auteur, Award Winner, Drama, Environment, Essay, Experimental, Films by Film Critics, Head Trip, Meta, Political, Relationships, Screened at Cannes, Sexuality, Technology
 

"Godard's full length take on 3D is bold, brilliant and exactly what the format needed." – Indiewire

A dog explores a forest. A naked couple, in the midst of an affair, discuss the modern world. A windscreen wiper shifts water off laminated glass.

One of the most anticipated films at this year's Cannes Film Festival, Jean-Luc Godard's Goodbye to Language shows that the 83-year-old auteur is as keen to push boundaries as ever, with his use of clips from cinema's history, 3D split screen, poetry and avant-garde sound design ensuring a perplexing and radical cinema experience. A legend of cinema's past and present, Godard may have presented us with a window into its future.

Joint winner of the Jury Prize at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

"Playful, provocative … feels genuinely revelatory." – Time Out New York

D/S Jean-Luc Godard P Brahim Chioua, Vincent Maraval, Alain Sarde WS Wild Bunch L French w/English subtitles TD DCP/2014

Back to list

You might like