About

Composed entirely by literary quotations from many different sources and from several historical periods, the loose narrative concerns a drifter found by a rich woman who soon falls in love with him. A drowning accident takes place and the drifter dies but some time later, he reappears in the woman’s life looking for a job. Or could it be the man’s twin brother?

6.8
16
Directed by

Jean-Luc Godard

Written by

Jean-Luc Godard (Writer)
Jacques Audiberti (Novel)

Runtime

89 minutes

Country

France, Switzerland

Language

French

Cast

Lists

#638 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?