About the Class
Jean-Luc Godard is widely considered one of the great geniuses of cinema. This course surveys Godard’s career, from his groundbreaking French New Wave films of the 1960s to his experiments in television to his magnum opus Histoire(s) du cinéma. We will also explore the artist’s most recent work in digital media and 3-D filmmaking, as he approaches age 90.
Simon is an art curator, writer, and filmmaker based in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is a founder of the film magazine Maarvon and was a curator at the Bat Yam Museum for Contemporary Art. His writing on art and film has been published internationally.