"Influential. Innovative. Incredible." - Laurence Boyce, Little White Lies

"Modern movies begin here, with Jean-Luc Godard's BREATHLESS in 1960. No debut film since CITIZEN KANE in 1942 has been as influential." - Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

Small-time crook Michel (the late Jean-Paul Belmondo, 1933-2021) steals a car and murders a policeman. While on the run, he reconnects with Patricia (Jean Seberg), a journalism student living in Paris, and tries to convince her to go on the lam with him. (Rialto)


Festivals, Awards & Nominations
Nominee - Best Foreign Actress, Jean Seberg, BAFTA Awards (1962)
Winner - Silver Berlin Bear, Best Director - Jean-Luc Godard, Berlin Film Festival (1960)
Winner - Best Film Critics Award, French Syndicate of Cinema Critics (1961)