Agnès Varda’s Rare Short Film ‘The Little Story of Gwen’ Debuts Online for Free — Watch

Published on Apr 08, 2020

Agnès Varda’s Rare Short Film ‘The Little Story of Gwen’ Debuts Online for Free — Watch

An extremely rare short film directed by Agnès Varda has debuted online for free just a couple weeks after the one-year anniversary of the legendary French filmmaker’s death. The short film, “The Little Story of Gwen From French Brittany,” is streaming on YouTube courtesy of the American Cinematheque, the nonprofit dedicated to the history and culture of movies. The organization has announced plans to take its programming to the virtual space in the weeks ahead, starting with the online debut of Varda’s “The Little Story of Gwen From French Brittany.”

Varda shot “The Little Story of Gwen From French Brittany” over several years beginning in 1996. The documentary short follows Varda’s friend Gwen Deglise as the two meet in Paris in 1996 and Deglise then moves to Los Angeles. Deglise is now the head programmer for the American Cinematheque. The short film was sent to American Cinematheque accompanied by

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Author: Zack Sharf