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La Chinoise


Director [[Performer~P91804~Jean-Luc Godard~jeanlucgodard]], whose advocacy of Maoism bordered on intoxication, infuriated many traditionalist critics with his swiftly paced satire La Chinoise. [[Performer~P91804~Godard~jeanlucgodard]]'s then-wife [[Performer~P76103~Anne Wiazemsky~annewiazemsky]] plays a philosophy student who commiserates with the four members of her campus Maoist group. They are so taken by the external trappings of their cause--the posters, the Little Red Books, the by-rote...more