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4.1
6,057 Ratings

Contempt

Le mépris

Directed by Jean-Luc Godard
France, 1963
Drama

Synopsis

A screenwriter hired by a pompous American, is torn between his own artistic expression and commercial success. His conflict parallels the disollution of his marriage as his wife becomes enamored with a rich playboy.

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Contempt Directed by Jean-Luc Godard

Awards & Festivals

Bratislava International Film Festival

2016

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