- IPA[nuːˌvɛl ˈvɑːɡ]
- a grouping of French film directors in the late 1950s and 1960s who reacted against established French cinema and sought to make more individualistic and stylistically innovative films. Exponents included Claude Chabrol, Jean-Luc Godard, Alain Resnais, and François Truffaut.
noun: nouvelle vague
- IPA[no͞oˌvel ˈväɡ]
- a grouping of French movie directors in the late 1950s and 1960s who reacted against ...
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