A-|A+

MoMA

FILM SCREENINGS

<i>Les quatres cents coups (The 400 Blows)</i>. 1959. France. Directed by Francois Truffaut
  • The 400 Blows

    1959. France. Francois Truffaut. 93 min.

  • Public School Exercises and Recreation

    1911. USA. Approx. 12 min.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 8:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • The 400 Blows

    1959. France. Directed by Francois Truffaut. With Jean-Pierre Léaud. Disillusioned with his family and school life, Antoine is already world weary at 12. Sent to a reform school, he runs away to the sea—at which point he realizes there is no place else to run. 35mm print purchased in honor of filmmaker Morris Engel. In French; English subtitles. 93 min.

  • Public School Exercises and Recreation

    1911. USA. Produced by the Edison Company. An actuality that follows a day in the life at P.S. 41 in the Bronx, not far from Edison’s own studio. Approx. 12 min.

Related Publications

826_130

Century of the Child: Growing by Design, 1900-2000
Juliet Kinchin and Aidan O'Connor

More info at MoMAstore.org »
Add Hardcover to cart ($45.00 / $36.00 Members) »


842_130

Baggage
Samuil Marshak and Vladimir Lebedev

More info at MoMAstore.org »
Add Hardcover to cart »