The 400 Blows by: François Truffaut
I use loved film ever since I was a little lady. Though, like many American film enthusiasts, I have yet to explore various foreign videos. The foreign movies that I include watched I've enjoyed, nevertheless I have been fortunate to travel to a large number of countries in my youth, and so i have an understanding of Euro lifestyles. European life is much different than American life therefore we see good examples in film. Life is very much slower spaced in The european union than in America. American's be ready to be dazzled by effects and amazing, mind-altering concepts while watching videos, which is not a bad point. On the other hand you have foreign expectationsfor films, which might not have many extravagant mind-altering concepts, nonetheless they do check out concepts we come across everyday that alters the mind.
All art is created coming from what we discover, know, or feel. Having been to Europe many times, I can see the life-style that are being described. In America we have a big buzz on making fortunes and having famous. In Europe, I noticed that there are a lot of family owned businesses, there isn't the cultural pressure to go to college or university to be acknowledged as complete. They're simple people living simple lives, thus producing foreign films slower, and frequently not limited to having " happy endings”. A lot of foreign films jolt American audiences with there crude or brutal appearance of violence or perhaps sex. Yet most of all, international films are likely to cross a line that American filmmakers don't challenge to explore.
This kind of movie displays a lot about childhood and growing up without sweets coating. This shows the repercussions of Antoine's activities as true as the director will make it. This individual lies and he gets punished, this individual steals and he gets punished. There is also a clear misunderstanding of Antoine that the market can see. Although this misunderstanding is certainly not shoved in your face. Is actually constantly proven throughout the piece that Antoine is just a naive boy developing up. Even though, like many children of his grow older, he detects his method...