Alain Resnais

Wild Grass
6.2

Wild Grass

2009  

Wild Grass

Marguerite loses her wallet, and it’s found by Georges, a seemingly happy head of family. As he looks through the wallet and examines the ...
Not on the Lips
6.3

Not on the Lips

A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges, wishing he ...
Smoking / No Smoking
7.4

Smoking / No Smoking

“Smoking” and “No Smoking” are two segments of the film which are based on closely connected plays. The original plays ...
Mélo
7.1

Mélo

1986  

Mélo

Pierre Belcroix and Marcel Blanc are violinists and lifelong friends living in Paris in the 1920s. While Marcel has become famous and Pierre has ...
My American Uncle
7.7

My American Uncle

Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, ...
Stavisky…
6.6

Stavisky…

1974  

Stavisky…

Irresistible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of ...
Far from Vietnam
7.4

Far from Vietnam

In seven different parts, Godard, Klein, Lelouch, Marker, Resnais and Varda show their sympathy for the North-Vietnamees army during the Vietnam-war.
The War Is Over
7.4

The War Is Over

France, 1965. A man with many names, an exiled Spanish Communist in his forties, begins to accept the futility of his long struggle against the ...
Muriel, or the Time of Return
7.3

Muriel, or the Time of Return

A chamber drama about a widow and her son who live in an antique shop in Boulogne. The widow invites a man whom she loved twenty-two years ...
Last Year at Marienbad
7.8

Last Year at Marienbad

Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Le chant du styrène
7

Le chant du styrène

Le chant du Styrène is a 1958 French documentary film directed by Alain Resnais. The film was an order by French industrial group Pechiney to ...
Hiroshima Mon Amour
7.9

Hiroshima Mon Amour

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the ...
Guernica
7

Guernica

1951  

Guernica

Alain Resnais & Robert Hessen explore the famous Picasso painting “Guernica” in light of the town’s bombing.
Van Gogh
6.8

Van Gogh

1948  

Van Gogh

Oscar Winning 1948 short film by Alain Resnais, not to be confused with either the Short 1966 TV doc or the 1991 feature film by Maurice Pialat, ...