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Charlotte et son Jules


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Charlotte et son Jules 1958

13 mins France Director. Jean-Luc Godard

Jean-Luc Godard pays homage to Jean Cocteau’s play Le Bel Indifférent, reversing the two lead roles to present a young man’s (Jean-Paul Belmondo) unseemly tirade to his girlfriend (Anne Collette).

Belmondo's voice is in fact dubbed by Godard himself.

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Directed by

Jean-Luc Godard


Gérard Blain

Anne Collette

Jean-Paul Belmondo




Jean-Luc Godard







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