Taking as a point of departure a photograph of actress Jane Fonda in Vietnam, Jean-Luc Godard and Jean-Pierre Gorin reflect on the role of intellectuals in the revolutionary process. Originally published in 1972, this Letter to Jane is one of the last texts issued by the two founders of the Dziga Vertov Group.
Jean-Luc Godard (born 1930 in Paris) is a Franco-Swiss filmmaker
. A central figure of the French New Wave (Breathless
, Pierrot le fou
…), and a promoter of a political cinema (with the Dziga Vertov
Group), Jean-Luc Godard is one of the great names of Cinema history.
Jean-Pierre Gorin (born 1943 in Paris) is a French director and founder of the Dziga Vertov Group, along with Jean-Luc Godard.
See also Jean-Luc Godard