PATTERNS: A Bout de Souffle, or, Breathless

Jamie Nash wondered about Godard fitting Blake Snyder’s Save The Cat beatsheet and I know this particular Godard film fairly well. I love this movie, but mind you, it’s not “pure Godard”, Truffaut (a top 5 fav filmmaker for me) co-wrote it Curious if/how it will fit A BOUT DE SOUFFLE, or BREATHLESS **OPENING IMAGE …

Double Bill: AMÉLIE and LÉOLO

She’s an over-imaginative and lonely French girl in an Old World metropolis; he’s an over-imaginative and lonely French boy in a New World metropolis. Each retreats into surreal fantasy to escape their distant family relationships and their inability to connect emotionally or physically to others around them. Amélie and Léolo each meet a reclusive, even …