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Le Nouveau Monde

A Short film by Jean-Luc Godard

Produced by Cineriz, Arco Film

Production year : 1963

    Synopsis

    Il Nuovo Mondo ("The New World") by Jean-Luc Godard is set in Paris and shows the end of the world, caused by a nuclear explosion in the sky 120,000 meters above Paris. The main characters are a young French couple. The man notices significant changes (mechanical behaviour, lack of logic and ingestion of large amounts of pills) in all of the people around him, including his girlfriend. He is beware of being influenced by these global mental changes himself, and records his observations regarding the catastrophe in a notebook.

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producers :

    Cineriz, Arco Film

    Full credits (3)

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    Italian, French

    Coproducer countries :

    Italy, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Italy, France)

    Production year :

    1963

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85