"Make visible what, without you, might perhaps never have been seen."
, a French film director known for his spiritual, ascetic and aesthetic style. He contributed notably to the art of film and influenced the French New Wave. He is often referred to as the most highly regarded French filmmaker after Jean Renoir. Bresson’s influence on French cinema was once described by Jean-Luc Godard, who wrote “Robert Bresson is French cinema, as Dostoevsky is the Russian novel and Mozart is the German music.”