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#25: Wayne’s World / French New Wave

Ladies and gentlemen, all the way from Paris, it’s episode 25! And, being in Le Republique, Tryggvi and Rune must explore a bit the cinema of this great country and they do so by checking out two of the greatest films of the French New Wave: Truffaut’s Jules et Jim and Rohmer’s Le Genou de Claire. But it’s not all France as we also talk about the legacy of Wayne’s World and argue about the merits of some TV-shows. Enjoy!

Our conversation about Wayne’s World starts at 21:40, Jim and Jules at 42:05, and Claire’s Knee at 1:11:30

Check out the full list of movies mentioned in this episode by visiting our list on Letterboxd

This episode contains a sound clip from Wayne’s World, Jim and Jules, and Claire’s Knee. The intro music contains sound bites from The Conversation, Blue Velvet, and Ex Machina.