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gloria monti <[log in to unmask]>
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Wed, 8 Apr 1998 09:52:46 -0400
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>Date: Tue, 7 Apr 1998 00:50:56 -0700 (PDT)
>To: gloria monti <[log in to unmask]>
>From: [log in to unmask] (John Sheridan)
>Masculin-Feminin, shot 171b.  It is a witty and original phrase by Godard,
>and is presented as part of a series of short titles which go like:
>This film could be called (a shot rings out)
>The children of Marx and Coca-Cola
>Will understand who will (a shot rings out).
>Each title is 3 seconds long.  This information was obtained from a
>wonderful little old book on Masculin-Feminin put out by Grove Press in
>1969.  This is one of the great one's greatest films.  Obviously shot on a
>shoestring, when Godard, as are most filmmakers, at his best.  Yes to art!
>-- John Sheridan
gloria monti
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