Ben·ja·min Louis Paul [bahn-zha-manlwee pawl], /bɑ̃ ʒaˈmɛ̃ lwi pɔl/, 1849–95, French violinist and composer.
Jean-Luc [zhahn-lyk], /ʒɑ̃ˈlük/, 1930–2022, French filmmaker.
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How to use Godard in a sentence
As fellow master Jean-Luc Godard might say, “All you need for a movie is a girl and a gun.”
But visually when we did it, in black and white, it looks so French to me—like Band of Outsiders or some Godard movie.‘Frances Ha’ Director Noah Baumbach and Star and Co-Writer Greta Gerwig on Hipsters | Marlow Stern | May 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Truffaut and Godard edited a magazine largely devoted to praising the works of Hawks and Hitchcock, for instance.
The Academy's honorary Oscar for anti-Semitic French director Jean-Luc Godard is more than a kerfuffle—it's an outrage.
Some real beings obscured my imagined ones—Colonel Godard and his nephew could not keep pace with a hero of my disposition.The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete | Jean Jacques Rousseau
There is a matter of business from the Public documents committee, on which we should like to hear from Mr. Godard.
Godard is perhaps greater in small things than he is in large.Masters of French Music | Arthur Hervey
Godard, who was late, had to take his place in the corner, where the faint glimmer of the taller candles scarcely reached him.
The Citoyen Godard looked wildly at the speaker, and then drew the young woman aside.
British Dictionary definitions for Godard
Jean-Luc (ʒɑ̃lyk). born 1930, French film director and writer associated with the New Wave of the 1960s. His works include À bout de souffle (1960), Weekend (1967), Sauve qui peut (1980), Nouvelle Vague (1990), and Éloge de l'amour (2003)
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