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3.9
2,337 Ratings

Diary of a Pregnant Woman

L'opéra-Mouffe

Directed by Agnès Varda
France, 1958
Drama, Short

Synopsis

In this diary-style documentary, Varda takes a young pregnant woman as her point of departure to shed light on Paris’ Rue Mouffetard. When she made the film, Varda was pregnant. For two months, she walked around with her camera and experienced the dirty market district very differently than before.

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Diary of a Pregnant Woman Directed by Agnès Varda

Critics reviews

The whole film is a loose, largely silent work that weds an extremely sure-footed sense of place to a beautiful Georges Delerue score in a way that reaches back to the wonder of cinema’s earliest beginnings, when everything was fresh and virginal…
July 11, 2014
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