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Two or Three Things I Know About Her Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

The feminine pronoun in the title of this film from Jean-Luc Godard refers to both a French housewife and the city of Paris, as each are changed in fundamental ways by the growth of consumer culture in Europe. Juliette Janson (Marina Vlady) lives with her husband and two children in a high-rise apartment block in Paris. Juliette and her family used to live in a working class community on the outskirts of town, but they've been drawn into the city in search of a higher standard of living, reflected in their new home and their desire for more of the latest consumer goods. Juliette's husband can barely support the household on his salary, so she taken to working as a prostitute without his knowledge to help pay the bills. Deux ou Trois Choses Que Je Sais d'Elle (aka 2 or 3 Things I Know About Her) follows Juliette over the course of a seemingly ordinary day as she looks after the kids, takes care of her husband and plies her trade when she has the chance. Shot simultaneously with Made In U.S.A., 2 or 3 Things I Know About Her found Godard moving away from his fascination with American genre cinema while exploring radical politics and alternatives to conventional narrative frameworks; it proved to be one of his last films to reach a large audience in theaters. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:March 17, 1967

Cast

Marina Vlady
as Juliette Janson
Anny Duperey
as Marianne
Roger Montsoret
as Robert Janson
Raoul J. Lévy
as The American
Yves Beneyton
as Long-Haired Youth
Christophe Bourseiller
as Christophe
Marie Bourseiller
as Solange
Jean-Luc Godard
as Narrator
Blandine Jeanson
as Student
Jean-Patrick Lebel
as Pecuchet
Claude Miller
as Bouvard
Juliet Berto
as Girl Who Talks to Robert
Jean Narboni
as Roger
Yves Beneyton
as Long-Haired Youth
Juliet Berto
as Girl Who Talks to Robert
Jean-Patrick Lebel
as Pecuchet
Claude Miller
as Bouvard
Marie Bourseiller
as Solange
Christophe Bourseiller
as Christophe
Jean-Luc Godard
as Narrator
Blandine Jeanson
as Student

Crew

Jean-Luc Godard
Director
Anatole Dauman
Producer
Raoul J. Lévy
Producer
Jean-Luc Godard
Screenwriter
Raoul Coutard
Cinematographer
Chantal Delattre
Editor
Francoise Collin
Editor
Gitt Magrini
Costume Designer
Jackie Raynal
Makeup
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