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Jean-Pierre Melville Ranked

by Gylfi
Jean-Pierre Melville Ranked by Gylfi
A list where I rank my favorite films by Jean-Pierre Melville Senses of Cinema: Great Directors Archives Jonathan Rosenbaum: Resistance Is Futile Le samourai MUBI Notebook: The Melville Variations Posts Criterion Collection: Explore YouTube Videos: Le Samouraï: Jean-Pierre Melville’s Work of Art On Jean-Pierre Melville’s Le Silence de la Mer Film Trailer: Code Name Melville “It so happens that the gangster story is a very suitable vehicle for the particular form of modern tragedy called film noir, which was born from American detective novels. It’s a flexible genre. You can put whatever you want into it, good or bad. And it’s a fairly easy… Read more

A list where I rank my favorite films by Jean-Pierre Melville

Senses of Cinema:

Great Directors

Archives

Jonathan Rosenbaum:

Resistance Is Futile

Le samourai

MUBI Notebook:

The Melville Variations

Posts

Criterion Collection:

Explore

YouTube Videos:

Le Samouraï: Jean-Pierre Melville’s Work of Art

On Jean-Pierre Melville’s Le Silence de la Mer

Film Trailer: Code Name Melville

“It so happens that the gangster story is a very suitable vehicle for the particular form of modern tragedy called film noir, which was born from American detective novels. It’s a flexible genre. You can put whatever you want into it, good or bad. And it’s a fairly easy vehicle to use to tell stories that matter to you about individual freedom, friendship, or rather human relationships, because they’re not always friendly. Or betrayal, one of the driving forces in American crime novels.” – Jean-Pierre Melville

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