Sunday, October 21, 2012

Pierre Etaix is at the Film Forum... and Jim Moore is There!

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And I wasn't. After a few years of following the re-emergence of Pierre Etaix, my plans of seeing him live were derailed by a Friday night bike repair class. Priorities, priorities. (Yes, we were actually working on derailleurs.) Luckily, intrepid blogger / photographer / videographer Jim Moore was playing Superman to my Clark Kent and covering the event for his required-reading blog, Here's the video he shot.

Pierre Etaix - Excerpt from Q & A at FIlm Forum, NYC from Jim Moore on Vimeo.

The collaborator M. Etaix praises so effusively is screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière, who also worked with Jacques Tati, Luis Buñuel, and Peter Brook.

Thanks again to Jim! You can read the whole post here.

See all of my Pierre Etaix posts here.

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