Les Glaneurs Et La Glaneuse
France 2000, 82 min.
Times change, and the members of various “New Waves” are not so young anymore. Many rebels of yesteryear have become the conservative critics of today. Agnès Varda is not one of them. The most prominent woman filmmaker associated with the French “Nouvelle Vague,” she has been active since the 1950s, signing her name to both documentaries and fiction features. Although she is now over seventy, she has not lost any of her curiosity about the world or her enthusiasm for new filmmaking technologies.