Six in Paris
Six in Paris ★★ ½ Paris vu Par 1968
Six short films by acclaimed French New Wave directors, each depicting a different Parisian neighborhood. “Saint-Germaindes-Pres” finds an American girl disillusioned by two French boys. “Gare du Nord” has a woman meeting a handsome stranger who announces he's going to kill himself. A shy dishwasher brings a prostitute to his room in the “Rue Saint-Denis.” When a salesman is accosted by a derelict in the “Place de l'Etoile” he hits him with his umbrella and then thinks he's killed the man. “Montparnasse-Levallois” has a woman thinking she's mixed-up her meetings with her two lovers. “La Muette” finds a small boy buying earplugs to shut out the noise of his parents constant arguing. In French with English subtitles. 93m/C VHS . FR Barbara Wilkin, Jean-Francois Chappey, Jean-Pierre Andreani, Nadine Ballot, Barbet Schroeder, Gilles Queant, Micheline Dax, Claude Melki, Jean-Michel Rouziere, Marcel Gallon, Joanna Shimkus, Philippe Hiquilly, Serge Davri, Stephane Audran, Gilles Chusseau, Dinah Saril, Claude Chabrol; D: Jean Douchet, Jean Rouch, Jean-Daniel Pollet, Eric Rohmer, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol; W: Jean Douchet, George Keller, Jean Rouch, Jean-Daniel Pollet, Eric Rohmer, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol; C: Nestor Almendros.