Section: Close-up Jean-Luc Godard
Title: Sauve qui peut (la vie)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Jacques Dutronc, Nathalie Baye
Duration: 1h 28
Paul Godard, a filmmaker, is afraid of life without Denise, his estranged girlfriend. When she asks for his help, he reluctantly agrees, but this gesture doesn't help their relationship. Later, he is picked up by a prostitute, Isabelle. One of as many as four films starring Isabelle Huppert which had their world premiere in the official competition of the 1980 Cannes film festival!