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THE FRENCH NEW WAVE: 1959 to the late 60's

by CinemaHouse Productions
THE FRENCH NEW WAVE: 1959 to the late 60's by CinemaHouse Productions

Like a bomb going off…The French New Wave was established…realist settings, nonconventional editing styles, nonconventional story plots, and original visual methods were all key milestones to the history of cinema.

Major Influences: Classical Hollywood, Poetic Realism, Italian Neorealism, Film-Noir, German Expressionism, The Auteur Theory, Existentialism