Goodbye to Language
Directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Winner of the Jury Prize at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Goodbye to Language is a triumphant masterpiece from Jean-Luc Godard. Using 3D technology to mind-bending effect, the film follows a couple whose relationship breaks down along with the images, which in its second half takes a dog's-eye view of the world. It is a meditation on history and illusion that creates 3D effects more spectacular than any Hollywood blockbuster, figures merging and weaving across the screen along with the film's ideas about romantic love and being-in-the-world. It has the feeling of a final statement, but knowing Godard's penchant for re-invention, hopefully it is yet another beginning to an extraordinary career.
This two-disc Blu-ray set includes the 3D feature on Disc 1, and the 2D version on Disc 2. The 2D version merges the Left Eye and Right Eye image tracks from the 3D version into one 2D image track.
Also available as a cinematographer approved DVD, but please note that DVD will not play in 3D