Une Histoire D'Eau
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Une Histoire D'Eau
Une histoire d'eau , also known as A Story of Water , was one of five shorts Jean-Luc Godard made in collaboration with his Cahiers du Cinema cohorts in the late '50s and early '60s, prior to embarking on feature films. François Truffaut originally wrote and directed this short, about a girl trying to get to Paris from the flooded outlying countryside, but decided not to finish it. He gave the footage to Jean-Luc Godard, who re-edited it and added his own narration. The young woman, simply known as Elle (Caroline Dim), must first get out of her house, balancing on boards and… More

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"Zany short as if it were a Mack Sennett slapstick comedy done on speed."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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