Spirit of ‘68: Jean Eustache’s The Mother and the Whore

This sprawling 3+ hour film is the perfect manifestation of the French New Wave movement and also serves as a eulogy for the golden month that was May ‘68.

Tuesday and Tony: Borderline Personalities

By the late 1960s Tuesday Weld and Tony Perkins were a couple of young actors tired of the Hollywood grind. They co-starred in two films during this turbulent period: Pretty Poison (1968) and Play It As It Lays (1972).

Michel Piccoli: Subversive Element

French actor Michel Piccoli is responsible for some of the most wild and depraved characters in the last 60 years of French cinema.