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Two In the Wave

Two In the Wave

A Feature film by Emmanuel Laurent

Produced by Films à Trois

Release in France : 12/01/2011

    Synopsis

    Two In the Wave is the story of a friendship, a true friendship, one of those that ends badly.

    1950. Jean-Luc Godard is twenty years old, François Truffaut two years younger. Their love of cinema brings them together. Soon, they go to the same film clubs, write for the same reviews, the Cahiers de cinéma and Arts.

    When the Truffaut becomes a filmmaker, with The 400 Blows, which triumphs at Cannes in 1959, he helps his older friend make the shift into directing by offering him a screenplay with the title of Breathless.

    Throughout the 1960s, they stick together. Between them, actor Jean-Pierre Léaud is like a child loved in a different way by two older brothers. Then, he's torn apart, as though his parents have split up. Politics is what separates the two friends. Around 1968, Godard gets involved in the social upheaval rocking France and starts making militant films, whereas Truffaut continues to pursue his own filmmaking path, someway, somehow, no matter the cost. Their break-up is violent and painful.

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    Two In the Wave

    Trailer (english subtitles)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Films à Trois

    French distribution :

    Les Films du Paradoxe

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Wide

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    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Emmanuel Laurent

    Voice-over :

    Isild Le Besco

    Sound Recordist :

    Henri Maïkoff

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Chloé Lorenzi

    Sound Editor :

    Jean Dubreuil

    Sound mixers :

    Philippe Grivel, Jean-Christophe Barras

    Screenwriter :

    Antoine De Baecque

    Directors of Photography :

    Nicholas de Pencier, Etienne Carton de Grammont

    Production Manager :

    Martin de la Fouchardière

    Editor :

    Marie-France Cuenot

    Sales Agent :

    Loïc Magneron

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2009

    French release :

    12/01/2011

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    124.234

    Visa issue date :

    04/03/2010

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    Video

    Color type :

    Color and Black & White

    Rating restrictions :

    None

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