Pas de deux. The Cinema of Anne-Marie Miéville

Compiled on the occasion of a retrospective film programme organized by CINEMATEK and Courtisane in Brussels (4 - 30 October 2018), this publication aims to provide a summary of the trajectory of Anne-Marie Miéville on the basis of a series of texts and interviews that were produced between 1984 and 2018. The French and English versions of these texts are brought together here for the first time.


Stoffel Debuysere, Gerard-Jan Claes | 2018

Making a Film

Interview by Danièle Hibon | 1998

How Can I Love

Alain Bergala | 1984

The End of a Childhood

Alain Bergala | 1985

The Cinema of Marie

Jacques Rancière | 1998

“We need to talk about what we know”

Interview by Danièle Heymann | 1989

“To try and live together”

Anne-Marie Miéville | 1988

Notes on the Subject

Jacques Aumont | 1998

The Fissure

Laure Adler | 1998

“Art has long helped the world to live”

Interview by Janine Euvrard | 1995

Like a Flower

Jean-Michel Frodon | 1994

Coupled with her Film

Interview by Jean-Michel Frodon | 1994

Lou n’a pas dit non: (Enthusiastic) Notes from a Diary

Dominique Païni | 1994

Letter to Anne-Marie Miéville

Freddy Buache | 1998 

Reserving the Top Spot for Words

Jean-Michel Frodon | 1997

“When Godard accepted the role, I knew he wasn’t trying to put on a show”

Interview by Jean-Michel Frodon | 1997

Barren Times

Interview by Olivier Séguret and Anne Diatkine | 1997

Non-compliance with the Prevailing Circumstances

Freddy Buache | 1997

Letter to Anne-Marie Miéville

Jean-Claude Biette | 2002

Life in Four Voices

Olivier Séguret | 2000

“Jean-Luc insisted on acting”

Interview by Olivier Séguret and Philippe Azoury | 2000

Quartet for a Morning After Smile

Jean-Michel Frodon | 2000

Letter to Anne-Marie Miéville

Jean-Luc Godard | 1985

The Partition of Anne-Marie

Marie Anne Guerin | 2018

Publication compiled by
Gerard-Jan Claes and Stoffel Debuysere

Pepa De Maesschalck

Sis Matthé (except where noted)

Copy editing
Rebecca Jane Arthur, Céline Brouwez, Margaux Dauby, Sis Matthé

Gunther Fobe

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Thanks to
Fabrice Aragno, Philippe Azoury, Jacques Aumont, Raymond Bellour, Alain Bergala, Freddy Buache, Bruno Dequen (24 Images), Anne Diatkine, Jean-Michel Frodon, Julien Gester, Marcy Goldberg, Marie Anne Guerin, Danièle Heymann, Danièle Hibon, Anne-Marie Miéville, Lætitia Moukouri (Jeu de Paume), Marcel Müller (Swiss Films), Dominique Païni, Jacques Rancière, André Schäublin (Cinémathèque Suisse), Olivier Séguret, Michael Witt, Jerry White