Faire les quatre cents coups! — On Art and Aesthetics

A defining film of the French New Wave movement (late 1950s, 1960s), Les Quatre Cents Coups – literally translated into English as The 400 Blows (Amazon, Netflix) – is especially remembered for its unusual last scene. We find Antoine Doinel, the young protagonist, running and running from the land towards the sea – then, upon reaching the shore, suddenly […]

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