Jean-Luc Godard to miss Governors Awards

“A Bout de Souffle” 1960

French auteur Jean-Luc Godard will not attend the Governors Awards as rumored. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are honoring the acclaimed director along with Francis Ford Coppola, Eli Wallach and Kevin Brownlow. The special dinner ceremony will pay tribute to Godard through film clips and interviews with his many admirers. The Oscar statuette will be sent to his home in Switzerland.

83rd Academy Awards

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