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With its revolutionary cinematic techniques and youthful energy, Breathless has influenced just about every significant filmmaker since it was made. Its archetypal story of a car thief on the run, and the young woman caught up in his outlaw lifestyle, is fueled by the onscreen presence of the two endlessly charismatic leads, Jean-Paul Belmondo—in the role that made him a major figure in the French New Wave—and American actress Jean Seberg.

4k Restoration

"Still nothing like it. Still cool. Still entirely original."
A.O. Scott, The New York Times
"Revelatory! This restoration provided a welcome jolt of the new!"
Richard Brody, The New Yorker

This film is part of the Retro Revival series.

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