UW Cinematheque: Westlake on Film
Made in U.S.A. | France | 1966 | 35mm | 90 min. | French with English subtitles Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Anna Karina, Jean-Pierre Leaud, Marianne Faithfull Godard’s final film with then-wife and muse Anna Karina is a very loose adaptation of an American crime novel by Donald Westlake (writing as Richard Stark). Karina arrives in Atlantic City searching for her boyfriend, only to find herself shadowed by Léaud…and then bodies start mysteriously dropping.