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The Last Word

A Short film by Jean-Luc Godard

Produced by JLG Films

Production year : 1988


    The tragic death of Valentin Feldman, a young philosopher shot by the Germans and the militia in 1942. At the time of being killed, he said to his executioners : "You fools,it is for you that I die". Forty years later, the son of the German officer, responsible for the execution, and the son of the French, a mute violinist, meet.

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    JLG Films

    Full credits (3)

    Screenwriter :

    Jean-Luc Godard

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre Binggeli

    Sound recordists :

    François Musy, Pierre Camus

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :


    Sub-genre :

    Drama, War

    Themes :


    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :


    Runtime :

    13 min

    Aspect ratio :


    Audio format :