Contempt (1965) [1080x716] art by Laurent Durieux

Contempt (1965) [1080×716] art by Laurent Durieux

“Contempt” (1965) is a visually stunning film that explores the complexities of love, art, and the human condition. The film follows a struggling screenwriter named Paul Javal, played by Michel Piccoli, as he navigates the treacherous waters of the film industry and his own troubled marriage. Directed by Jean-Luc Godard, this masterpiece of French New Wave cinema is brought to life with breathtaking art by Laurent Durieux, whose intricate and evocative designs capture the film’s themes of beauty, desire, and disillusionment. With its stunning visuals and powerful performances, “Contempt” is a must-see for anyone who loves cinema as an art form.