François Truffaut and the French New Wave

François Truffaut is, with Godard, probably the best known French filmmaker in Britain and America. His first film as director, THE 400 BLOWS, gained international attention after its success at the Cannes film festival and announced the coming of the French New Wave. This talk will evaluate Truffaut’s career and will include a screening of Truffaut’s best known film JULES ET JIM.Led by Roy Stafford Tickets: £5.00 full / £4.00 concs