The Sunday Paper Archives

Bande à Part (1964)

Bande à Part (1964)
Greetings. This hibernating, humble editor of your Sunday Paper re-emerges from wintry sleet for Spring equinox. In this bardo between seasons, we...

Les Demoiselles de Rochefort (1967)

Les Demoiselles de Rochefort (1967)
Jacques Demy directed The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1967) with pomp, song, and love story in seeming imitation of Ho...

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)

Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)
Around this time of Autumn, we may begin to notice the sun waning earlier in the evening. With that, the much contested opener to Marcel Proust's ...

Elevator to the Gallows (1958)

Elevator to the Gallows (1958)
When twenty-six year old Louis Malle directed his "Elevator to the Gallows" (1958), he may not have been aware his film would, in time, hold signi...

400 Blows (1959)

400 Blows (1959)
Mid-Autumn: turtlenecks, classrooms, and falling leaves. Ah, where do we begin the season? Perhaps none are more apt than scenes from François Tr...

Plein Soleil (1960)

Plein Soleil (1960)
Before summer draws to a close, what else to do but to lay supine in this languid heat? We open our doors to you of The Drawing—Room: to withdraw ...