Alain Robbe-Grillet

Litanies of Death and Desire: The Works of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Litanies of Death and Desire: The Works of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Often exploring the haunted depths of dissolute sexuality, author and filmmaker Alain Robbe-Grillet reframes the ideas of longing and desire through his usual exercises in repetitious narratives.
‘La Belle Captive’ Is a Beautiful Nightmare

‘La Belle Captive’ Is a Beautiful Nightmare

Part murder-mystery, part erotic fever dream, La Belle Captive is a sumptuous nightmare.
‘La Belle Captive’ Invades Your Dreams

‘La Belle Captive’ Invades Your Dreams

This Alain Robbe-Grillet film can get under the skin of anyone susceptible to its languid spell.
(Not So) Sex Obsessed: ‘Alain Robbe-Grillet: Six Films 1963-74’

(Not So) Sex Obsessed: ‘Alain Robbe-Grillet: Six Films 1963-74’

The controversial French director's best known films are collected into this handsome six-film BFI box set, full of impressive nouvelle vague innovation.

The Men Who Play Games in ‘The Man Who Lies’ and ‘Eden and After’