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Du Bruit

Directed by Johan van der Keuken
France, 1957
Short

Synopsis

A mysterious strange enters a cafe. He strikes conversation. “Listen to the noise” he says. But the cafe is completely quiet. Or is it? Graduation work from La Fémis.

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Du Bruit Directed by Johan van der Keuken

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  • Rafael Fonseca's rating of the film Du Bruit

    Graduation work from La Fémis: Directly into my list of perfect shorts. It is a brilliant idea, executed with brilliant aptitude: in a completely silent cafe, a man tells another to listen to the noise: what follows is minutes of images of mouths, dishes, talking, in complete silence, until panic sets in. Mr. Van Der Keuken went on to make many documentaries. RIP. ||| IndieLisboa16