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    The 400 Blows (Cocinor, 1959). French Grande (47" X 63"). Francois Truffaut's first feature film was this 1959 portrait of Antoine Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud), a boy who turns to petty crime in the face of neglect at home and hard times at reform school. A semi-autobiography of its director, the film helped usher in the heady spirit of the French New Wave, and introduced the Doinel character, who became a fixture in Truffaut's movies over the years. The artwork on this classic poster is by the great French poster artist Boris Grinsson. The poster has wear to the borders and crossfolds. There are pinholes in the corners. Very Good/Fine.

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