Hitchcock/Truffaut

2015 | France, USA | PG-13 | 79 min.

Showings

Bijou by the Bay Wed, Aug 1, 2018 9:00 AM
Film Info
Section:US Documentary
Release Year:2015
Runtime:79 min.
Rating:PG-13
Production Country:France
USA
Original Language:English
French
Subtitles:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Kent Jones
Produced by:Charles S. Cohen
Olivier Mille
Screenwriter:Kent Jones
Serge Toubiana
Cinematography:Nick Bentgen
Daniel Cowen
Eric Gautier
Mihai Malaimare Jr.
Lisa Rinzler
Genta Tamaki
Editing By:Rachel Reichman
Cast:Martin Scorsese
Wes Anderson
Paul Schrader
Peter Bogdanovich
Richard Linklater

Description

One of the most important and legendary conversations in the history of film took place over several days in 1962, when the French New Wave auteur François Truffaut interviewed Alfred Hitchock about the breadth of his landmark career. The ensuing book that Truffaut wrote has been taught in film schools ever since, and now it’s finally been lovingly brought to life as a movie. Film historian and director Kent Jones (also at TCFF 2018 with Diane)—along with a truly epic collection of tour guides including Martin Scorsese, David Fincher, Wes Anderson, Richard Linklater, and Michigan native Paul Schrader—takes us on a deep dive into Hitchcock's unrivaled catalog that will do nothing less than change the way you view film.

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