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Dieguito's avatar


Great shootings. Very nice for the age, a silent short.
8 years 5 months ago
Camille Deadpan's avatar

Camille Deadpan

I absolutely love it! It's a really nice short documentary, snapshots of the certain time and place really.
There's a really nice BBC documentary with Richard E Grant from 2013 about Cote d'Azur and this little movie is mentioned in it. It explains better what was going on - for those who complain this movie is pointless.
7 years 1 month ago
JoeMorrissy's avatar


The score was pretty bad, so I played some of my own music over it but nevertheless a nice interesting silent short.
8 years 5 months ago
Fergenaprido's avatar


https://vimeo.com/40970810 with a different soundtrack than the Youtube one.
4 years ago
fetzu's avatar


Vigo would have been quite an awesome vimeo user.
8 years 3 months ago
Uruloki's avatar


Loved this, hated the included soundtrack. Try syncing it up with "Red" by Boris. An experience.
10 years 2 months ago
coffeejazzlofi's avatar


(comment removed by mod, please post in English)
4 years ago
BlueVoid's avatar


A very bizarre, experimental, short. Showing everyday lie in Nice, France the film is a series of images of both the frivolities of the wealthy and the despair of the poor. There was an overuse of stylized camerawork that added nothing to the film. However, there were also some innovative progression shots, with the scene changing but the camera not moving. It was somewhat interesting to just see the shots of average people going about their lives in the early 30's. Unfortunately the complete lack of narrative and meandering shot sequence did not hold my interest and I was just waiting for it to end.
10 years 5 months ago
mook's avatar


The first of only four films by Jean Vigo. A silent b&w avant-garde short snapshot of the French seaside city. 6/10.

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9 years ago
afan's avatar


pointless, imo
9 years 11 months ago
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