Is There Still a Place in Cinema for Rule Breakers?

Just because something is different doesn’t mean it is wrong. Sometimes “breaking the rules” is precisely what makes films so great. 

In this episode, we talk about…

  • Famous French-Swiss filmmaker, Jean-Luc Godard 
  • The unique perspective French filmmakers brought to the industry in the mid-1900s
  • Jean-Luc Godard and his malicious compliance to “the rules” in filmmaking
  • Being careful in the edit room. Don’t fall in love with the temp score
  • A list of Godard films to watch for those who are unfamiliar with his work
  • How one needs to consider context when crossing the line in film
  • The problem with flat-fee distributors

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This episode of The No Film School Podcast was produced by George Edelman.

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